Chennai Ward No 75, with population of about 60 thousand is Chennai city's the 9th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 60 thousand people, among them about 30 thousand (51%) are male and about 30 thousand (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 75 is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 75

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 60,126 54,101 5,917 108 6,595
Male 30,426 27,352 3,018 56 3,400
Female 29,700 26,749 2,899 52 3,195

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 7.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 56 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 10.3% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of 5.6%. General caste population has increased by 5.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 41.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -46% and child population has increased by 9.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 75

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7.9% 5.4% 41.2% -46% 9.3%
Male 5.6% 3% 38.9% -39.1% 13%
Female 10.3% 7.9% 43.7% -51.9% 5.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 976 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 978, in schedule caste is 961 and in schedule tribe is 929. There are 940 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 66 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 75

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 44 33 -245 -66
2011 976 978 961 929 940
2001 934 934 928 1174 1006

Literacy

Total about 49 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 26 thousand are male and about 24 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0075 is 92%. 96% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 75

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 2.5% 6.9%
2011 92.4% 95.5% 89.1%
2001 87.8% 93% 82.2%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0075 has 39% (about 24 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 18% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 75

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.3% 33.6% 5.7% 60.7%
Male 59.9% 52.8% 7.1% 40.1%
Female 18.2% 14% 4.2% 81.8%