Chennai Ward No 119, with population of about 23 thousand is Chennai city's the 76th least populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 23 thousand people, among them about 11 thousand (49%) are male and about 12 thousand (51%) 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 119 is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 5871 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 119

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23,472 18,980 4,468 24 2,143
Male 11,436 9,183 2,242 11 1,069
Female 12,036 9,797 2,226 13 1,074

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -1.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 24 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 1.1% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of -4.1%. General caste population has decreased by -7.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 60% and child population has decreased by -1.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 119

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.5% -7.3% 33.3% 60% -1.1%
Male -4.1% -10.4% 33.9% 10% -0.6%
Female 1.1% -4.2% 32.7% 160% -1.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1052 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1067, in schedule caste is 993 and in schedule tribe is 1182. There are 1005 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 11 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 119

Total General SC ST Child
Change 54 69 -9 682 -11
2011 1052 1067 993 1182 1005
2001 998 998 1002 500 1016

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 9795 are male and 9636 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0119 is 91%. 94% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 119

Total Male Female
Change 6.6% 4.8% 8.5%
2011 91.1% 94.5% 87.9%
2001 84.5% 89.7% 79.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0119 has 40% (9455) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 22% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 119

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.3% 37% 3.3% 59.7%
Male 59.6% 56% 3.7% 40.4%
Female 21.9% 18.9% 3% 78.1%