Chennai Ward No 14, with population of about 35 thousand is Chennai city's the 37th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 35 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (50%) are male and about 18 thousand (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 14 is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 8295 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 14

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35,130 30,038 5,080 12 3,927
Male 17,440 14,921 2,513 6 1,946
Female 17,690 15,117 2,567 6 1,981

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 8.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 32 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 11.5% which is 5.9% higher than male population growth rate of 5.6%. General caste population has increased by 10.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -42.9% and child population has increased by 0.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 14

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8.5% 10.4% -1.4% -42.9% 0.1%
Male 5.6% 7.4% -3.6% -40% -2.5%
Female 11.5% 13.6% 0.9% -45.5% 2.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1014 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1013, in schedule caste is 1021 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1018 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 53 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 52 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 14

Total General SC ST Child
Change 53 55 45 -100 52
2011 1014 1013 1021 1000 1018
2001 961 958 976 1100 966

Literacy

Total about 24 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0014 is 77%. 82% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 14

Total Male Female
Change 5.4% 4.4% 6.7%
2011 77.3% 81.6% 73.1%
2001 71.9% 77.2% 66.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0014 has 36% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 14% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% 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 14

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.4% 32.4% 4% 63.6%
Male 59.6% 54% 5.5% 40.4%
Female 13.6% 11.2% 2.5% 86.4%