Chennai Ward No 13, with population of about 22 thousand is Chennai city's the 64th 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. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 13 is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5103 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 13

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,829 17,036 4,738 55 2,653
Male 10,813 8,426 2,359 28 1,389
Female 11,016 8,610 2,379 27 1,264

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 21 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 5.2% which is 4.3% higher than male population growth rate of 0.9%. General caste population has decreased by -7.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 72.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 400% and child population has decreased by -1.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 13

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3% -7.6% 72.5% 400% -1.4%
Male 0.9% -9.9% 73.7% 300% 1.5%
Female 5.2% -5.2% 71.3% 575% -4.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1019 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1022, in schedule caste is 1008 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 910 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 55 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 13

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 51 -15 393 -55
2011 1019 1022 1008 964 910
2001 977 971 1023 571 965

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7928 are male and 7260 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0013 is 79%. 84% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 13

Total Male Female
Change 9.5% 7.6% 11.5%
2011 79.2% 84.1% 74.4%
2001 69.7% 76.5% 62.9%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0013 has 35% (7722) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 14% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 13

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.4% 31.8% 3.6% 64.6%
Male 57.3% 52.6% 4.8% 42.7%
Female 13.8% 11.4% 2.4% 86.2%