Chennai Ward No 84, with population of about 18 thousand is Chennai city's the 35th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 18 thousand people, among them 9527 (53%) are male and 8298 (47%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 84 is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4793 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 84

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,825 16,386 1,397 42 1,759
Male 9,527 8,790 715 22 892
Female 8,298 7,596 682 20 867

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 12% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 16.9% which is 8.8% higher than male population growth rate of 8.1%. General caste population has increased by 4.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 934.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -10.6% and child population has increased by 43.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 84

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12% 4.2% 934.8% -10.6% 43.7%
Male 8.1% 0.7% 951.5% 10% 46.2%
Female 16.9% 8.5% 917.9% -25.9% 41.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 871 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 864, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 909. There are 972 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 66 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 84

Total General SC ST Child
Change 66 62 -31 -441 -35
2011 871 864 954 909 972
2001 805 802 985 1350 1007

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8312 are male and 6739 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0084 is 94%. 96% of male and 91% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 84

Total Male Female
Change 1.6% 0.7% 3.1%
2011 93.7% 96.3% 90.7%
2001 92.1% 95.6% 87.6%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0084 has 40% (7116) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 15% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 84

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.9% 37.7% 2.3% 60.1%
Male 61.9% 58.9% 2.9% 38.1%
Female 14.7% 13.2% 1.5% 85.3%