Chennai Ward No 91, with population of about 22 thousand is Chennai city's the 67th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 22 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (49%) are male and about 11 thousand (51%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 35% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 91 is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 5094 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 91

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 22,285 14,288 7,836 161 2,249
Male 10,912 6,966 3,877 69 1,200
Female 11,373 7,322 3,959 92 1,049

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 3.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 4.9% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.8%. General caste population has decreased by -3.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 16.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7950% and child population has increased by 1.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 91

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 3.4% -3.8% 16.9% 7950% 1.4%
Male 1.8% -6.6% 18.9% 6800% 6.8%
Female 4.9% -1% 15.1% 9100% -4.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1042 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1051, in schedule caste is 1021 and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 874 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 99 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 91

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 59 -33 333 -99
2011 1042 1051 1021 1333 874
2001 1011 992 1054 1000 973

Literacy

Total about 16 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8353 are male and 7881 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0091 is 81%. 86% of male and 76% 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 91

Total Male Female
Change 5.2% 3.9% 6.8%
2011 81% 86% 76.3%
2001 75.8% 82.1% 69.5%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0091 has 39% (8655) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 20% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 91

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.8% 30.4% 8.4% 61.2%
Male 58% 47.8% 10.2% 42%
Female 20.4% 13.7% 6.7% 79.6%