Chennai Ward No 112, with population of about 15 thousand is Chennai city's the 14th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 7444 (50%) are male and 7468 (50%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 112 is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 3657 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 112

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 14,912 13,298 1,525 89 1,228
Male 7,444 6,638 761 45 643
Female 7,468 6,660 764 44 585

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -16.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 18 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -13% which is 6.4% higher than male population growth rate of -19.4%. General caste population has decreased by -20.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 51.9% and child population has decreased by -18.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 112

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -16.3% -20.9% 51.9% 0% -18.9%
Male -19.4% -24.1% 55.9% 0% -16.9%
Female -13% -17.4% 48.1% 0% -21.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1003 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1003, in schedule caste is 1004 and in schedule tribe is 978. There are 910 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 74 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 112

Total General SC ST Child
Change 74 81 -53 978 -47
2011 1003 1003 1004 978 910
2001 929 922 1057 0 957

Literacy

Total about 13 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 6548 are male and 6300 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0112 is 94%. 96% of male and 92% 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 112

Total Male Female
Change 4.0% 3.0% 5.3%
2011 93.9% 96.3% 91.5%
2001 89.9% 93.3% 86.2%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0112 has 43% (6440) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 25% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 112

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.2% 36.4% 6.8% 56.8%
Male 61.5% 53.9% 7.6% 38.5%
Female 24.9% 18.9% 6% 75.1%