Chennai Ward No 34, with population of about 50 thousand is Chennai city's the 23rd most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (50%) are male and about 25 thousand (50%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 34 is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 34

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49,559 43,021 6,470 68 5,025
Male 24,710 21,451 3,225 34 2,466
Female 24,849 21,570 3,245 34 2,559

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 28.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 39 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 30.3% which is 4.1% higher than male population growth rate of 26.2%. General caste population has increased by 20.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 127%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 277.8% and child population has increased by 16.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 34

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.2% 20.2% 127% 277.8% 16.4%
Male 26.2% 18.1% 128.7% 325% 12.8%
Female 30.3% 22.4% 125.3% 240% 20%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1006, in schedule caste is 1006 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1038 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 63 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 34

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 36 -15 -250 63
2011 1006 1006 1006 1000 1038
2001 974 970 1021 1250 975

Literacy

Total about 40 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 21 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0034 is 91%. 95% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 34

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 4.3% 7.4%
2011 90.7% 94.7% 86.7%
2001 84.9% 90.4% 79.3%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0034 has 38% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 16% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 34

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.9% 34.7% 3.2% 62.1%
Male 59.9% 55.8% 4% 40.1%
Female 16.1% 13.6% 2.5% 83.9%