Chennai Ward No 35, with population of about 40 thousand is Chennai city's the 29th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 40 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (50%) are male and about 20 thousand (50%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 35 is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 35

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40,075 35,312 4,749 14 4,233
Male 20,183 17,794 2,383 6 2,199
Female 19,892 17,518 2,366 8 2,034

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 52% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 26 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 55.9% which is 7.5% higher than male population growth rate of 48.4%. General caste population has increased by 45.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 130.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.7% and child population has increased by 47.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 35

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 52% 45.4% 130.3% 16.7% 47.9%
Male 48.4% 41.4% 135% 20% 45.5%
Female 55.9% 49.7% 125.8% 14.3% 50.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 986 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 984, in schedule caste is 993 and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 925 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 48 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 35

Total General SC ST Child
Change 48 54 -41 -67 30
2011 986 984 993 1333 925
2001 938 930 1034 1400 895

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.-0035 is 90%. 94% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. 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 35

Total Male Female
Change 5.4% 4.6% 6.5%
2011 89.9% 94.1% 85.6%
2001 84.5% 89.5% 79.1%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0035 has 36% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 15% 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 35

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.9% 32.6% 3.4% 64.1%
Male 56.8% 53.1% 3.7% 43.2%
Female 14.7% 11.7% 3% 85.3%