Chennai Ward No 81, with population of about 17 thousand is Chennai city's the 28th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 17 thousand people, among them 8533 (50%) are male and 8590 (50%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 81 is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4037 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 81

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,123 14,756 2,356 11 1,617
Male 8,533 7,349 1,179 5 827
Female 8,590 7,407 1,177 6 790

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -22.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -20.5% which is 3.7% higher than male population growth rate of -24.2%. General caste population has decreased by -26.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.7% and child population has decreased by -0.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 81

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -22.4% -26.8% 23.7% 0% -0.1%
Male -24.2% -28.5% 20.4% 0% 2.4%
Female -20.5% -25% 27.1% 0% -2.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1007 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1008, in schedule caste is 998 and in schedule tribe is 1200. There are 955 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 47 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 81

Total General SC ST Child
Change 47 47 52 1200 -47
2011 1007 1008 998 1200 955
2001 960 961 946 0 1002

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7282 are male and 6920 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0081 is 92%. 94% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by 1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 81

Total Male Female
Change 0.3% 0.3% 0.5%
2011 91.6% 94.5% 88.7%
2001 91.3% 94.2% 88.2%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0081 has 37% (6375) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 17% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 81

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.2% 34.4% 2.8% 62.8%
Male 57.5% 54.4% 3.1% 42.5%
Female 17.1% 14.6% 2.4% 82.9%