Chennai Ward No 106, with population of about 20 thousand is Chennai city's the 51st least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 20 thousand people, among them 9674 (48%) are male and about 10 thousand (52%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 106 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4519 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 106

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,023 16,202 3,803 18 1,996
Male 9,674 7,810 1,854 10 1,030
Female 10,349 8,392 1,949 8 966

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -10.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 22 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -4.1% which is 11.9% higher than male population growth rate of -16%. General caste population has decreased by -16.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.9% and child population has increased by 6.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 106

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -10.3% -16.4% 29.9% 0% 6.1%
Male -16% -22.4% 27.2% 0% 10%
Female -4.1% -10% 32.6% 0% 2.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1070 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1075, in schedule caste is 1051 and in schedule tribe is 800. There are 938 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 133 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 73 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 106

Total General SC ST Child
Change 133 148 42 800 -73
2011 1070 1075 1051 800 938
2001 937 927 1009 0 1011

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8301 are male and 8604 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0106 is 94%. 96% of male and 92% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 106

Total Male Female
Change 2.6% 1.5% 4.0%
2011 93.8% 96% 91.7%
2001 91.2% 94.5% 87.7%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0106 has 40% (8085) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 22% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 106

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.4% 32.4% 8% 59.6%
Male 60.1% 53.6% 6.5% 39.9%
Female 21.9% 12.6% 9.3% 78.1%