Chennai Ward No 11, with population of about 33 thousand is Chennai city's the 40th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 33 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (50%) are male and about 17 thousand (50%) are female. 52% of the whole population are from general caste, 48% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 11 is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 7838 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 11

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33,287 17,275 15,993 19 4,054
Male 16,596 8,617 7,969 10 2,073
Female 16,691 8,658 8,024 9 1,981

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 18.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 28 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 19.6% which is 2.6% higher than male population growth rate of 17%. General caste population has increased by 2.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 42.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -20.8% and child population has increased by 3.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 11

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.3% 2.4% 42.2% -20.8% 3.1%
Male 17% 1.4% 40.2% 25% 4.7%
Female 19.6% 3.3% 44.1% -43.8% 1.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1005, in schedule caste is 1007 and in schedule tribe is 900. There are 956 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 11

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 19 27 -1100 -30
2011 1006 1005 1007 900 956
2001 984 986 980 2000 986

Literacy

Total about 23 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and about 10 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0011 is 78%. 85% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 11

Total Male Female
Change 9.4% 6.7% 12.3%
2011 77.8% 84.7% 71%
2001 68.4% 78% 58.7%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0011 has 35% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 15% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 11

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.2% 31.9% 3.3% 64.8%
Male 55.4% 51% 4.5% 44.6%
Female 15.1% 12.9% 2.2% 84.9%