Chennai Ward No 135, with population of about 50 thousand is Chennai city's the 22nd most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (50%) are male and about 25 thousand (50%) are female. 80% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 135 is 10%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 135

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49,869 39,862 9,980 27 5,044
Male 25,168 20,172 4,982 14 2,520
Female 24,701 19,690 4,998 13 2,524

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 21.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 41 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 22.6% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 19.8%. General caste population has increased by 11.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 82.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 50% and child population has increased by 20.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 135

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 21.2% 11.7% 82.6% 50% 20.4%
Male 19.8% 10.5% 81.1% 75% 19.1%
Female 22.6% 13% 84.2% 30% 21.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 981 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 976, in schedule caste is 1003 and in schedule tribe is 929. There are 1002 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 135

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 21 16 -321 21
2011 981 976 1003 929 1002
2001 959 955 987 1250 981

Literacy

Total about 40 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 21 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0135 is 90%. 94% of male and 86% 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 135

Total Male Female
Change 3.7% 2.3% 5.2%
2011 90% 93.6% 86.3%
2001 86.3% 91.3% 81.1%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0135 has 40% (about 20 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 19% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 135

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.6% 38.4% 1.2% 60.4%
Male 59.8% 58.5% 1.3% 40.2%
Female 19% 17.8% 1.1% 81%