Chennai Ward No 67, with population of about 37 thousand is Chennai city's the 33rd most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 37 thousand people, among them about 19 thousand (50%) are male and about 19 thousand (50%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 67 is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 9710 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 67

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37,331 33,087 4,117 127 3,432
Male 18,563 16,443 2,062 58 1,737
Female 18,768 16,644 2,055 69 1,695

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 11.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 34 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 12.9% which is 3.6% higher than male population growth rate of 9.3%. General caste population has increased by 3.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 141%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1170% and child population has increased by 0.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 67

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.1% 3.8% 141% 1170% 0.9%
Male 9.3% 2% 139.5% 866.7% 1.5%
Female 12.9% 5.5% 142.6% 1625% 0.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1011 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1012, in schedule caste is 997 and in schedule tribe is 1190. There are 976 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 67

Total General SC ST Child
Change 32 33 13 523 -13
2011 1011 1012 997 1190 976
2001 979 979 984 667 989

Literacy

Total about 31 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 16 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0067 is 92%. 95% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 67

Total Male Female
Change 2.9% 1.7% 4.2%
2011 91.5% 94.7% 88.4%
2001 88.6% 93% 84.2%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0067 has 41% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 23% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 67

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.1% 36.2% 4.8% 58.9%
Male 59.3% 54.1% 5.1% 40.7%
Female 23.1% 18.6% 4.5% 76.9%