Businesses in Kolkata

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 30.2%
 Professional Services: 10.2%
 Industry: 10%
 Medical: 6.7%
 Home Services: 6%
 Other: 37%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair2,30957.8 years4.00.2
Beauty salons2,0714.10.2
Secondary education1,7694.30.2
Atm's1,7763.80.2
Banks2,4423.80.2
Loan companies4,74159.8 years3.80.5
Grocery stores and supermarkets3,20253.1 years4.10.3
Apartments2,1034.20.2
General contractors1,58843 years4.00.2
Other accommodation2,7794.00.3
Travel agencies2,0524.30.2
Wholesale of construction supplies2,16547.3 years4.20.2
Wholesale of machinery3,38649.7 years4.20.3
Health and medical12,22357.5 years4.01.2
Hospitals1,6873.80.2
Corporate management3,68543.6 years4.00.4
Lawyers legal1,6294.30.2
Clothing stores7,15138.5 years4.30.7
Electronics stores5,05641.9 years4.10.5
Furniture stores1,84641.2 years4.10.2
Hardware stores5,10549 years4.10.5
Household appliances and goods3,24845.9 years3.90.3
Jewelers and watches3,02976.8 years4.10.3
Mobile phone stores2,0144.00.2
Pharmacies and drug stores3,57756.8 years4.00.4
Shopping other2,61951 years4.20.3
Women's clothing2,15737.1 years4.40.2
Area of Kolkata, West Bengal396 km²
Population9.9 million
Male Population5,094,606 (51.7%)
Female Population4,762,816 (48.3%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +42.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +6.6%
Median Age30.3
Male Median Age30.6
Female Median Age29.9
Area Codes33
Local TimeWednesday 5:44 AM
TimezoneIndia Standard Time
Weather27.0°C haze
Lat & Lng22.56263° / 88.36304°
Pin Codes700001700002700003700004700005More

Kolkata, West Bengal - Map

Kolkata, West Bengal Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population6,925,3908,474,6259,243,6719,857,412
Population Density17,486 / km²21,398 / km²23,340 / km²24,889 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kolkata Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 6.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Kolkata, West Bengal+42.3%+16.3%+6.6%
West Bengal+87.1%+38.9%+18.2%
India+111.1%+50.6%+24.5%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kolkata, West Bengal Median Age

Median Age: 30.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Kolkata, West Bengal30.3 years29.9 years30.6 years
West Bengal26.9 years26.8 years27 years
India24.9 years25.4 years24.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kolkata, West Bengal Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5319,903304,328624,231
5-9370,136350,214720,351
10-14429,192402,803831,996
15-19457,443431,784889,228
20-24468,828458,044926,873
25-29453,155442,992896,148
30-34409,625392,315801,940
35-39413,607403,700817,308
40-44382,911340,091723,002
45-49344,615304,367648,983
50-54291,848241,783533,631
55-59226,661191,382418,043
60-64185,112165,062350,175
65-69128,176119,718247,895
70-7495,91390,629186,542
75-7953,40752,303105,711
80-8431,52434,27465,799
85 Plus32,54937,02469,574
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Kolkata, West Bengal Population Density

Population Density: 24,889 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Kolkata, West Bengal9.9 million396 km²24,889 / km²
West Bengal97.0 million85,313.5 km²1,136 / km²
India1.3 billion3,083,563.4 km²423.8 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Kolkata, West Bengal Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1000 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Kolkata, West Bengal

 Inexpensive: 57%
 Moderate: 33.6%
 Expensive: 6.9%
 Very Expensive: 2.5%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Kolkata, West Bengal CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Kolkata, West Bengal22,706,459 t2.3 t57,333 t/km²
West Bengal140,075,161 t1.44 t1,641 t/km²
India1,928,568,344 t1.48 t625.4 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Kolkata, West Bengal CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)22,706,459 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita2.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)57,333 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
DroughtHigh (9.4)
FloodHigh (10)
EarthquakeMedium (4)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
8/28/186:03 AM4.560.3 km10,000 m8km ENE of Ghatal, Indiausgs.gov
8/6/1311:36 AM4.583.8 km35,880 m7km NNE of Shantipur, Indiausgs.gov
6/1/136:28 AM4.163.8 km10,000 m11km SSE of Calcutta, Indiausgs.gov
1/4/0911:04 PM4.260.9 km35,000 mIndia-Bangladesh border regionusgs.gov
4/15/015:31 PM4.380.5 km10,000 mBangladeshusgs.gov
9/23/968:28 PM4.689.3 km36,400 mIndia-Bangladesh border regionusgs.gov
9/28/949:46 AM4.687.8 km33,000 mIndia-Bangladesh border regionusgs.gov

Kolkata, West Bengal

Kolkata (Bengali: কলকাতা / কোলকাতা) /koʊlˈkɑːtɑː/, formerly Calcutta /kælˈkʌtə/, is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal. Located on the east bank of the Hooghly river, it is the principal commercial, cultural, and educational centre of Eas..  ︎  Kolkata Wikipedia Page

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