Chennai Ward No 86, with population of about 16 thousand is Chennai city's the 21st least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 16 thousand people, among them 9537 (59%) are male and 6648 (41%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 86 is 8%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4001 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 86

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16,185 14,320 1,858 7 1,262
Male 9,537 8,638 896 3 649
Female 6,648 5,682 962 4 613

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 5.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 15 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -2.5% which is -15.2% lower than male population growth rate of 12.7%. General caste population has increased by 8.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -12.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -12.5% and child population has increased by 10.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 86

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5.9% 8.9% -12.7% -12.5% 10.9%
Male 12.7% 16.4% -13.8% -40% 12.3%
Female -2.5% -0.8% -11.6% 33.3% 9.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 697 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 658, in schedule caste is 1074 and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 945 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 109 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 86

Total General SC ST Child
Change -109 -114 28 733 -24
2011 697 658 1074 1333 945
2001 806 772 1046 600 969

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8422 are male and 5335 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0086 is 92%. 95% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by 0%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 86

Total Male Female
Change 0.1% -0.5% 0.4%
2011 92.2% 94.8% 88.4%
2001 92.1% 95.3% 88%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0086 has 47% (7533) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 22% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% 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 86

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 46.5% 35.9% 10.6% 53.5%
Male 63.7% 50.1% 13.6% 36.3%
Female 21.9% 15.6% 6.3% 78.1%