Chennai Ward No 44, with population of about 14 thousand is Chennai city's the 11th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 14 thousand people, among them 7343 (51%) are male and 6948 (49%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 44 is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3162 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 44

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14,291 10,635 3,652 4 1,704
Male 7,343 5,542 1,798 3 864
Female 6,948 5,093 1,854 1 840

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 4.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 14 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 6.5% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of 3.2%. General caste population has increased by 2.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -95.4% and child population has increased by 15.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 44

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.8% 2.1% 16.4% -95.4% 15.1%
Male 3.2% 1.2% 12.9% -93.3% 10.1%
Female 6.5% 3.1% 20.1% -97.6% 20.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 946 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 919, in schedule caste is 1031 and in schedule tribe is 333. There are 972 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 87 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 44

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 17 62 -600 87
2011 946 919 1031 333 972
2001 917 902 969 933 885

Literacy

Total about 11 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 5969 are male and 4880 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0044 is 86%. 92% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 44

Total Male Female
Change 2.9% 3.2% 2.7%
2011 86.2% 92.1% 79.9%
2001 83.3% 88.9% 77.2%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0044 has 36% (5086) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 11% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 44

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.6% 30.5% 5.1% 64.4%
Male 59.1% 51.8% 7.3% 40.9%
Female 10.7% 7.9% 2.8% 89.3%