Chennai Ward No 90, with population of about 17 thousand is Chennai city's the 30th 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 8637 (50%) are male and 8692 (50%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 90 is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 4114 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 90

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,329 16,072 1,243 14 1,764
Male 8,637 8,013 614 10 870
Female 8,692 8,059 629 4 894

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 4.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 17 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 6% which is 2.5% higher than male population growth rate of 3.5%. General caste population has increased by 4.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 250% and child population has increased by 14.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 90

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.7% 4.1% 12.3% 250% 14.6%
Male 3.5% 2.2% 20.6% 900% 11.4%
Female 6% 6% 5.2% 33.3% 17.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1006 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1006, in schedule caste is 1024 and in schedule tribe is 400. There are 1028 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 57 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 90

Total General SC ST Child
Change 24 36 -151 -2600 57
2011 1006 1006 1024 400 1028
2001 982 970 1175 3000 971

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 6971 are male and 6194 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0090 is 85%. 90% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 90

Total Male Female
Change 5.5% 4.4% 6.6%
2011 84.6% 89.8% 79.4%
2001 79.1% 85.4% 72.8%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0090 has 37% (6475) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 19% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 90

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.4% 34.5% 2.9% 62.6%
Male 56.2% 53.1% 3.2% 43.8%
Female 18.6% 16% 2.6% 81.4%