Chennai Ward No 130, with population of about 56 thousand is Chennai city's the 14th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 56 thousand people, among them about 28 thousand (51%) are male and about 28 thousand (49%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 130 is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 15 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 130

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 55,784 47,307 8,327 150 6,276
Male 28,182 23,865 4,243 74 3,241
Female 27,602 23,442 4,084 76 3,035

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 25.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 45 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 27.9% which is 5.1% higher than male population growth rate of 22.8%. General caste population has increased by 14.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 174.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 50% and child population has increased by 42.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 130

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 25.3% 14.3% 174.1% 50% 42.8%
Male 22.8% 11.7% 176.2% 51% 45.7%
Female 27.9% 17% 171.9% 49% 39.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 979 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 982, in schedule caste is 963 and in schedule tribe is 1027. There are 936 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 38 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 130

Total General SC ST Child
Change 38 44 -15 -14 -39
2011 979 982 963 1027 936
2001 941 938 978 1041 975

Literacy

Total about 44 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 23 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0130 is 89%. 93% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 3%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 130

Total Male Female
Change 2.4% 2.1% 3.0%
2011 89.1% 93.1% 85%
2001 86.7% 91% 82%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0130 has 40% (about 22 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 20% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 130

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.2% 36.3% 3.9% 59.8%
Male 59.9% 55% 4.9% 40.1%
Female 20% 17.2% 2.8% 80%