Chennai Ward No 30, with population of about 25 thousand is Chennai city's the 67th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 25 thousand people, among them about 14 thousand (54%) are male and about 12 thousand (46%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 30 is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4838 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 30

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25,286 24,211 1,072 3 2,133
Male 13,610 13,036 572 2 1,113
Female 11,676 11,175 500 1 1,020

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 51.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 50.7% which is -1% lower than male population growth rate of 51.7%. General caste population has increased by 71.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -59.2% and child population has increased by 21.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 30

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 51.3% 71.8% -59.2% 0% 21.6%
Male 51.7% 71.9% -58.7% 0% 17.3%
Female 50.7% 71.8% -59.8% 0% 26.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 858 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 857, in schedule caste is 874 and in schedule tribe is 500. There are 916 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 6 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 68 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 30

Total General SC ST Child
Change -6 -1 -23 500 68
2011 858 857 874 500 916
2001 864 858 897 0 848

Literacy

Total about 21 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and 9074 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0030 is 90%. 94% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 10% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 30

Total Male Female
Change 10.8% 10.3% 11.4%
2011 90.1% 94.3% 85.2%
2001 79.3% 84% 73.8%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0030 has 34% (8652) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 13% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 30

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.2% 31.6% 2.6% 65.8%
Male 52.6% 49.8% 2.9% 47.4%
Female 12.8% 10.4% 2.4% 87.2%