Chennai Ward No 32, with population of about 32 thousand is Chennai city's the 47th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (50%) are male and about 16 thousand (50%) are female. 31% of the whole population are from general caste, 69% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 32 is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 7897 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 32

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 32,269 10,009 22,247 13 3,703
Male 16,124 5,074 11,045 5 1,932
Female 16,145 4,935 11,202 8 1,771

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -13.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 37 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -11.6% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of -14.7%. General caste population has decreased by -44.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 17.3%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -31.6% and child population has decreased by -15.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 32

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -13.2% -44.9% 17.3% -31.6% -15.7%
Male -14.7% -46.1% 16.6% -54.5% -10.2%
Female -11.6% -43.6% 18% 0% -21.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1001 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 1014 and in schedule tribe is 1600. There are 917 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 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 126 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 32

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 44 11 873 -126
2011 1001 973 1014 1600 917
2001 966 929 1003 727 1043

Literacy

Total about 24 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 12 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0032 is 83%. 87% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 32

Total Male Female
Change 4.3% 2.1% 6.7%
2011 82.8% 87.1% 78.5%
2001 78.5% 85% 71.8%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0032 has 37% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 16% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 32

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.9% 31% 5.9% 63.1%
Male 57.4% 50.6% 6.8% 42.6%
Female 16.5% 11.5% 5% 83.5%