Chennai Ward No 45, with population of about 18 thousand is Chennai city's the 36th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 8839 (49%) are male and 9032 (51%) are female. 45% of the whole population are from general caste, 55% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 45 is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3916 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 45

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,871 7,982 9,879 10 1,936
Male 8,839 3,946 4,888 5 982
Female 9,032 4,036 4,991 5 954

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -11.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -9.4% which is 3.3% higher than male population growth rate of -12.7%. General caste population has decreased by -21.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.8% and child population has decreased by -22.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 45

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -11.1% -21.3% -0.8% 0% -22.3%
Male -12.7% -23.1% -2.2% 0% -22.6%
Female -9.4% -19.4% 0.6% 0% -22%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1022 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1023, in schedule caste is 1021 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 971 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 45

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 47 28 1000 7
2011 1022 1023 1021 1000 971
2001 984 976 993 0 964

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 6917 are male and 5924 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0045 is 81%. 88% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 45

Total Male Female
Change 6.4% 6.2% 6.8%
2011 80.6% 88% 73.3%
2001 74.2% 81.8% 66.5%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0045 has 38% (6819) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 19% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 45

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.2% 34.3% 3.9% 61.8%
Male 57.4% 53.2% 4.2% 42.6%
Female 19.3% 15.8% 3.6% 80.7%