Chennai Ward No 105, with population of about 18 thousand is Chennai city's the 39th 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 9086 (51%) are male and 8879 (49%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 27% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 105 is 10%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 3940 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 105

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17,965 13,156 4,783 26 1,749
Male 9,086 6,627 2,446 13 939
Female 8,879 6,529 2,337 13 810

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -7.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 19 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -4.9% which is 5.5% higher than male population growth rate of -10.4%. General caste population has decreased by -18.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 42.9% and child population has decreased by -2.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 105

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -7.7% -18.4% 42.9% 0% -2.4%
Male -10.4% -22% 49% 0% 5.9%
Female -4.9% -14.4% 37% 0% -10.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 977 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 985, in schedule caste is 955 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 863 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 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 157 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 105

Total General SC ST Child
Change 56 87 -84 1000 -157
2011 977 985 955 1000 863
2001 921 898 1039 0 1020

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 7714 are male and 7263 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0105 is 92%. 95% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 105

Total Male Female
Change 4.7% 4.6% 5.0%
2011 92.4% 94.7% 90%
2001 87.7% 90.1% 85%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0105 has 43% (7790) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 29% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 105

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.4% 32.2% 11.2% 56.6%
Male 57% 44.9% 12.1% 43%
Female 29.4% 19.1% 10.3% 70.6%