Chennai Ward No 69, with population of about 27 thousand is Chennai city's the 57th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 27 thousand people, among them about 13 thousand (49%) are male and about 14 thousand (51%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 41% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 69 is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 6509 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 69

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27,133 15,909 11,187 37 2,627
Male 13,348 7,768 5,564 16 1,348
Female 13,785 8,141 5,623 21 1,279

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 7.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 10.5% which is 6.8% higher than male population growth rate of 3.7%. General caste population has decreased by -6.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 131.3% and child population has increased by 1.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 69

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.1% -6.2% 33.9% 131.3% 1.2%
Male 3.7% -9.9% 31.1% 60% 4%
Female 10.5% -2.5% 36.7% 250% -1.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1033 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1048, in schedule caste is 1011 and in schedule tribe is 1313. There are 949 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 64 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 53 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 69

Total General SC ST Child
Change 64 79 41 713 -53
2011 1033 1048 1011 1313 949
2001 969 969 970 600 1002

Literacy

Total about 22 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and about 10 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0069 is 88%. 93% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 69

Total Male Female
Change 6.3% 4.6% 8.6%
2011 87.7% 92.7% 83%
2001 81.4% 88.1% 74.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0069 has 40% (about 11 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% 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 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 69

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.4% 35.6% 4.8% 59.6%
Male 58.4% 53.6% 4.7% 41.6%
Female 22.9% 18.1% 4.8% 77.1%