Chennai Ward No 25, with population of about 19 thousand is Chennai city's the 45th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 19 thousand people, among them 9609 (50%) are male and 9652 (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 25 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4329 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 25

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,261 15,361 3,802 98 1,957
Male 9,609 7,724 1,838 47 1,026
Female 9,652 7,637 1,964 51 931

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 18 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 9.7% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 8.3%. General caste population has increased by 7.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 21.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -55.5% and child population has increased by 2.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 25

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9% 7.2% 21.9% -55.5% 2.6%
Male 8.3% 5.5% 28.4% -60.2% 7.2%
Female 9.7% 8.9% 16.5% -50% -2.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1004 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 1069 and in schedule tribe is 1085. There are 907 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 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 87 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 25

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 31 -108 221 -87
2011 1004 989 1069 1085 907
2001 992 958 1177 864 994

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8124 are male and 7692 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0025 is 91%. 95% of male and 88% 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 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 25

Total Male Female
Change 5.4% 4.0% 6.9%
2011 91.4% 94.7% 88.2%
2001 86% 90.7% 81.3%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0025 has 36% (6965) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 15% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 25

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.2% 31.8% 4.4% 63.8%
Male 57.8% 52.1% 5.7% 42.2%
Female 14.7% 11.6% 3.1% 85.3%