Chennai Ward No 109, with population of about 19 thousand is Chennai city's the 43rd least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 19 thousand people, among them 9308 (50%) are male and 9238 (50%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 109 is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 4140 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 109

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18,546 13,086 5,458 2 1,670
Male 9,308 6,582 2,725 1 829
Female 9,238 6,504 2,733 1 841

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -20.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -20.7% which is 0.3% higher than male population growth rate of -21%. General caste population has decreased by -27.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -33.3% and child population has decreased by -18.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 109

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -20.9% -27.7% 2.5% -33.3% -18.3%
Male -21% -27.8% 2.2% 0% -16.5%
Female -20.7% -27.7% 2.8% -50% -19.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 992 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 988, in schedule caste is 1003 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1014 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 3 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 109

Total General SC ST Child
Change 3 2 6 -1000 -43
2011 992 988 1003 1000 1014
2001 989 986 997 2000 1057

Literacy

Total about 15 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 8055 are male and 7443 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0109 is 92%. 95% of male and 89% 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 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 109

Total Male Female
Change 4.0% 2.8% 5.2%
2011 91.8% 95% 88.6%
2001 87.8% 92.2% 83.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0109 has 44% (8166) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 27% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 109

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 44% 34.6% 9.4% 56%
Male 61.1% 50.1% 10.9% 38.9%
Female 26.9% 19.1% 7.8% 73.1%