Chennai Ward No 83, with population of about 19 thousand is Chennai city's the 44th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 19 thousand people, among them about 10 thousand (53%) are male and 9027 (47%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 83 is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 3999 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 83

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19,140 15,334 3,790 16 1,865
Male 10,113 8,228 1,875 10 954
Female 9,027 7,106 1,915 6 911

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -8.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 21 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -11.4% which is -5.1% lower than male population growth rate of -6.3%. General caste population has decreased by -15.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 31%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 33.3% and child population has decreased by -2.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 83

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -8.8% -15.2% 31% 33.3% -2.6%
Male -6.3% -11.7% 27% 150% -6%
Female -11.4% -18.9% 35% -25% 1.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 893 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 864, in schedule caste is 1021 and in schedule tribe is 600. 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 decreased by 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 69 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 83

Total General SC ST Child
Change -51 -77 60 -1400 69
2011 893 864 1021 600 955
2001 944 941 961 2000 886

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8331 are male and 6806 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0083 is 88%. 91% of male and 84% 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 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 83

Total Male Female
Change 3.7% 2.8% 4.5%
2011 87.6% 91% 83.9%
2001 83.9% 88.2% 79.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0083 has 37% (7140) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 15% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 83

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.3% 33.4% 3.9% 62.7%
Male 57.6% 52% 5.6% 42.4%
Female 14.6% 12.4% 2.1% 85.4%