Chennai Ward No 76, with population of about 25 thousand is Chennai city's the 71st most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 25 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (50%) are male and about 12 thousand (50%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 21% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 76 is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 6123 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 76

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24,524 19,387 5,115 22 2,419
Male 12,355 9,773 2,570 12 1,233
Female 12,169 9,614 2,545 10 1,186

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 7.6% which is 3.2% higher than male population growth rate of 4.4%. General caste population has decreased by -4.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 79.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 120% and child population has decreased by -3.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 76

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6% -4.4% 79.7% 120% -3.7%
Male 4.4% -6% 80.1% 140% -3.3%
Female 7.6% -2.7% 79.4% 100% -4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 985 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 984, in schedule caste is 990 and in schedule tribe is 833. There are 962 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 decreased by 7 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 76

Total General SC ST Child
Change 29 34 -4 -167 -7
2011 985 984 990 833 962
2001 956 950 994 1000 969

Literacy

Total about 20 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 11 thousand are male and 9767 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0076 is 92%. 95% 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 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 76

Total Male Female
Change 4.4% 3.5% 5.5%
2011 92.2% 95.5% 88.9%
2001 87.8% 92% 83.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0076 has 40% (9775) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 19% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 76

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.9% 36.7% 3.1% 60.1%
Male 60.2% 56.4% 3.8% 39.8%
Female 19.2% 16.8% 2.4% 80.8%