Chennai Ward No 80, with population of about 20 thousand is Chennai city's the 56th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 20 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (52%) are male and 9725 (48%) are female. 48% of the whole population are from general caste, 51% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 80 is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4297 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 80

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,318 9,850 10,438 30 2,324
Male 10,593 5,431 5,146 16 1,194
Female 9,725 4,419 5,292 14 1,130

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -33.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 31 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -24.2% which is 16.3% higher than male population growth rate of -40.5%. General caste population has decreased by -50.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -1.8% and child population has decreased by -22.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 80

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -33.7% -50.7% -1.8% 0% -22.6%
Male -40.5% -55.5% -8.1% 0% -22.4%
Female -24.2% -43.3% 5.2% 0% -22.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 814, in schedule caste is 1028 and in schedule tribe is 875. There are 946 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 197 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 80

Total General SC ST Child
Change 197 175 129 875 -7
2011 918 814 1028 875 946
2001 721 639 899 0 953

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7970 are male and 6444 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0080 is 80%. 85% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 80

Total Male Female
Change 5.3% 7.0% 4.5%
2011 80.1% 84.8% 75%
2001 74.8% 77.8% 70.5%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0080 has 42% (8589) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 22% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 80

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.3% 35.5% 6.8% 57.7%
Male 60.5% 53% 7.5% 39.5%
Female 22.4% 16.4% 6% 77.6%