Chennai Ward No 136, with population of about 33 thousand is Chennai city's the 41st most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 33 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (51%) are male and about 16 thousand (49%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 23% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 136 is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 8548 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 136

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33,270 25,444 7,804 22 3,324
Male 16,871 12,893 3,967 11 1,687
Female 16,399 12,551 3,837 11 1,637

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 34.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 25 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 35.6% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 34.2%. General caste population has increased by 20.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 118.2%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 46.7% and child population has increased by 39.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 136

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34.8% 20.7% 118.2% 46.7% 39.8%
Male 34.2% 20.4% 113.2% 37.5% 39.1%
Female 35.6% 21% 123.7% 57.1% 40.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 972 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 973, in schedule caste is 967 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 970 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 136

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 4 45 125 10
2011 972 973 967 1000 970
2001 962 969 922 875 960

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0136 is 88%. 92% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 136

Total Male Female
Change 6.4% 5.2% 7.6%
2011 88.2% 92.5% 83.7%
2001 81.8% 87.3% 76.1%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0136 has 40% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 18% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 136

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.6% 37.9% 1.6% 60.4%
Male 60.1% 58.3% 1.8% 39.9%
Female 18.5% 17% 1.4% 81.5%