Chennai Ward No 125, with population of about 20 thousand is Chennai city's the 57th 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 about 10 thousand (49%) are male and about 10 thousand (51%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste, 1% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 125 is 6%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 5622 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 125

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20,416 20,146 247 23 1,258
Male 10,079 9,947 123 9 635
Female 10,337 10,199 124 14 623

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -30.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 29 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -28.2% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of -32.2%. General caste population has decreased by -30.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 75.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 666.7% and child population has decreased by -33.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 125

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -30.2% -30.8% 75.2% 666.7% -33.6%
Male -32.2% -32.7% 68.5% 800% -34.1%
Female -28.2% -28.8% 82.4% 600% -33.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1026 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1025, in schedule caste is 1008 and in schedule tribe is 1556. There are 981 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 56 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 125

Total General SC ST Child
Change 56 55 76 -444 12
2011 1026 1025 1008 1556 981
2001 970 970 932 2000 969

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 9333 are male and 9361 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0125 is 98%. 99% of male and 96% 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 125

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% 2.8% 5.0%
2011 97.6% 98.8% 96.4%
2001 93.7% 96% 91.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0125 has 41% (8419) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 26% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 125

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.2% 37.2% 4% 58.8%
Male 57.1% 53.3% 3.8% 42.9%
Female 25.7% 21.6% 4.2% 74.3%