Chennai Ward No 89, with population of about 16 thousand is Chennai city's the 19th 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 8048 (50%) are male and 7966 (50%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 89 is 8%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 4030 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 89

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16,014 15,826 181 7 1,229
Male 8,048 7,950 96 2 629
Female 7,966 7,876 85 5 600

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -2.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 16 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -0.6% which is 3% higher than male population growth rate of -3.6%. General caste population has decreased by -1.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -25.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 75% and child population has increased by 11.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 89

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -2.1% -1.8% -25.5% 75% 11.1%
Male -3.6% -3.4% -17.9% 0% 11.9%
Female -0.6% -0.1% -32.5% 150% 10.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 991, in schedule caste is 885 and in schedule tribe is 2500. There are 954 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 30 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 89

Total General SC ST Child
Change 30 32 -192 1500 -14
2011 990 991 885 2500 954
2001 960 959 1077 1000 968

Literacy

Total about 14 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7212 are male and 6897 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0089 is 95%. 97% of male and 94% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 89

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 3.9% 6.5%
2011 95.4% 97.2% 93.6%
2001 90.3% 93.3% 87.1%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0089 has 40% (6331) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 21% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 89

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.5% 35.2% 4.3% 60.5%
Male 58.2% 53.4% 4.7% 41.8%
Female 20.7% 16.9% 3.9% 79.3%