Chennai Ward No 07, with population of about 22 thousand is Chennai city's the 66th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 22 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (50%) are male and about 11 thousand (50%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 07 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5592 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 07

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22,161 20,904 1,242 15 2,138
Male 11,063 10,407 652 4 1,104
Female 11,098 10,497 590 11 1,034

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 3.2% which is 2.4% higher than male population growth rate of 0.8%. General caste population has increased by 1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 20.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 200% and child population has decreased by -9.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 07

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 2% 1% 20.9% 200% -9.7%
Male 0.8% -0.5% 27.6% 33.3% -5.8%
Female 3.2% 2.6% 14.3% 450% -13.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1003 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1009, in schedule caste is 905 and in schedule tribe is 2750. There are 937 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 83 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 07

Total General SC ST Child
Change 23 30 -105 2083 -83
2011 1003 1009 905 2750 937
2001 980 979 1010 667 1020

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 9022 are male and 8378 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0007 is 87%. 91% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 07

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 3.2% 6.6%
2011 86.9% 90.6% 83.2%
2001 82% 87.4% 76.6%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0007 has 40% (8876) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 19% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 07

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.1% 33.1% 7% 59.9%
Male 61.3% 52.5% 8.7% 38.7%
Female 18.9% 13.7% 5.2% 81.1%