Chennai Ward No 41, with population of about 22 thousand is Chennai city's the 62nd least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 22 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (50%) are male and about 11 thousand (50%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 36% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 41 is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4826 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 41

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21,550 13,720 7,823 7 2,294
Male 10,871 6,947 3,922 2 1,168
Female 10,679 6,773 3,901 5 1,126

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 15.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 16.7% which is 2% higher than male population growth rate of 14.7%. General caste population has increased by 19.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.9% and child population has increased by 8.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 41

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.7% 19.1% 9.9% 0% 8.3%
Male 14.7% 17.9% 9.3% 0% 8.3%
Female 16.7% 20.4% 10.5% 0% 8.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 982 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 995 and in schedule tribe is 2500. There are 964 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 2 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 41

Total General SC ST Child
Change 16 20 11 2500 -2
2011 982 975 995 2500 964
2001 966 955 984 0 966

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8609 are male and 7584 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0041 is 84%. 89% of male and 79% 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 41

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 3.4% 7.2%
2011 84.1% 88.7% 79.4%
2001 78.9% 85.3% 72.2%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0041 has 36% (7821) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 14% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 41

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.3% 31.2% 5.1% 63.7%
Male 58.2% 51.8% 6.5% 41.8%
Female 13.9% 10.3% 3.6% 86.1%