Chennai Ward No 19, with population of about 15 thousand is Chennai city's the 16th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7761 (50%) are male and 7696 (50%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 19 is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 3772 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 19

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,457 15,038 415 4 1,628
Male 7,761 7,559 200 2 849
Female 7,696 7,479 215 2 779

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -10% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -13.6% which is -7.5% lower than male population growth rate of -6.1%. General caste population has decreased by -9.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -29.5% and child population has decreased by -5.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 19

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -10% -9.3% -29.5% 0% -5.3%
Male -6.1% -6% -12.7% 0% -0.9%
Female -13.6% -12.5% -40.3% 0% -9.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 992 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 1075 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 918 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 85 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 89 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 19

Total General SC ST Child
Change -85 -74 -497 1000 -89
2011 992 989 1075 1000 918
2001 1077 1063 1572 0 1007

Literacy

Total about 12 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 6368 are male and 5578 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0019 is 86%. 92% of male and 81% 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 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 19

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 4.7% 5.0%
2011 86.4% 92.1% 80.6%
2001 81.3% 87.4% 75.6%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0019 has 38% (5878) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 17% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 19

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38% 35% 3.1% 62%
Male 58.8% 54.7% 4.1% 41.2%
Female 17% 15.1% 2% 83%