Chennai Ward No 43, with population of about 16 thousand is Chennai city's the 18th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 16 thousand people, among them 8124 (51%) are male and 7711 (49%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 43 is 11%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 3422 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 43

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15,835 14,553 1,256 26 1,730
Male 8,124 7,507 599 18 866
Female 7,711 7,046 657 8 864

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 17.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 13 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 18.5% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 16.7%. General caste population has increased by 17.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 271.4% and child population has increased by 16.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 43

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.6% 17.7% 14.1% 271.4% 16.8%
Male 16.7% 16.7% 14.5% 350% 10.7%
Female 18.5% 18.9% 13.7% 166.7% 23.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 939, in schedule caste is 1097 and in schedule tribe is 444. There are 998 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 104 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 43

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 18 -8 -306 104
2011 949 939 1097 444 998
2001 935 921 1105 750 894

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 6880 are male and 5851 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0043 is 90%. 95% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 43

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 4.8% 5.6%
2011 90.3% 94.8% 85.5%
2001 85.1% 90% 79.9%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0043 has 39% (6233) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 16% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 43

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.4% 30.2% 9.2% 60.6%
Male 61.7% 50.9% 10.9% 38.3%
Female 15.8% 8.4% 7.4% 84.2%