Chennai Ward No 33, with population of about 42 thousand is Chennai city's the 28th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 42 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (50%) are male and about 21 thousand (50%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 33 is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 9935 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 33

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 41,617 28,604 12,890 123 4,398
Male 20,930 14,459 6,403 68 2,282
Female 20,687 14,145 6,487 55 2,116

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 20% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 22.4% which is 4.6% higher than male population growth rate of 17.8%. General caste population has increased by 8.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 56.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 146% and child population has increased by 18.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 33

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20% 8.5% 56.2% 146% 18.4%
Male 17.8% 6.7% 52.5% 172% 23.6%
Female 22.4% 10.4% 60% 120% 13.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 988 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 978, in schedule caste is 1013 and in schedule tribe is 809. There are 927 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 37 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 85 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 33

Total General SC ST Child
Change 37 32 48 -191 -85
2011 988 978 1013 809 927
2001 951 946 965 1000 1012

Literacy

Total about 32 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 17 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0033 is 86%. 91% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 33

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% 4.0% 3.9%
2011 86.4% 91.2% 81.5%
2001 82.5% 87.2% 77.6%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0033 has 37% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 16% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% 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 33

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.7% 33% 3.7% 63.3%
Male 57.7% 53.3% 4.4% 42.3%
Female 15.6% 12.5% 3.1% 84.4%