Chennai Ward No 39, with population of about 31 thousand is Chennai city's the 52nd most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 31 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (50%) are male and about 15 thousand (50%) are female. 68% 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 39 is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 7080 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 39

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30,573 20,880 9,611 82 3,182
Male 15,390 10,506 4,844 40 1,608
Female 15,183 10,374 4,767 42 1,574

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 0.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 31 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 1.1% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of -0.8%. General caste population has increased by 0.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -24.1% and child population has decreased by -5.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 39

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 0.1% 0.1% 0.4% -24.1% -5.2%
Male -0.8% -1.3% 0.3% -21.6% -8.4%
Female 1.1% 1.5% 0.6% -26.3% -1.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 987 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 987, in schedule caste is 984 and in schedule tribe is 1050. There are 979 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 20 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 67 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 39

Total General SC ST Child
Change 20 27 3 -68 67
2011 987 987 984 1050 979
2001 967 960 981 1118 912

Literacy

Total about 23 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.-0039 is 86%. 90% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. 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 39

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 4.1% 6.2%
2011 85.7% 89.9% 81.5%
2001 80.6% 85.8% 75.3%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0039 has 39% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 18% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 39

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.1% 34.2% 4.9% 60.9%
Male 60.4% 54.9% 5.5% 39.6%
Female 17.5% 13.2% 4.3% 82.5%