Chennai Ward No 108, with population of about 20 thousand is Chennai city's the 52nd 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 9832 (49%) are male and about 10 thousand (51%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 108 is 8%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 4907 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 108

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,042 17,741 2,261 40 1,695
Male 9,832 8,673 1,135 24 844
Female 10,210 9,068 1,126 16 851

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -33.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 30 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -33.3% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of -33.6%. General caste population has decreased by -32.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -40.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 150% and child population has decreased by -40.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 108

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -33.4% -32.6% -40.3% 150% -40.7%
Male -33.6% -32.9% -39.1% 380% -43.2%
Female -33.3% -32.2% -41.5% 45.5% -38.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1038 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1046, in schedule caste is 992 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 1008 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 82 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 108

Total General SC ST Child
Change 4 12 -41 -1533 82
2011 1038 1046 992 667 1008
2001 1034 1034 1033 2200 926

Literacy

Total about 17 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8622 are male and 8420 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0108 is 93%. 96% 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 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 108

Total Male Female
Change 3.8% 2.5% 5.0%
2011 92.9% 95.9% 90%
2001 89.1% 93.4% 85%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0108 has 44% (8764) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 26% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 108

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.7% 38.5% 5.3% 56.3%
Male 61.6% 55.7% 6% 38.4%
Female 26.5% 21.9% 4.6% 73.5%