Chennai Ward No 145, with population of about 25 thousand is Chennai city's the 72nd most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 25 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (50%) are male and about 12 thousand (50%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 145 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 5863 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 145

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 24,508 16,683 7,795 30 2,487
Male 12,133 8,279 3,840 14 1,287
Female 12,375 8,404 3,955 16 1,200

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 19.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 20 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 23.5% which is 7.6% higher than male population growth rate of 15.9%. General caste population has increased by 1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 97.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 275% and child population has increased by 23% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 145

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 19.7% 1% 97.1% 275% 23%
Male 15.9% -1.8% 89.4% 100% 28.4%
Female 23.5% 3.9% 105.2% 1500% 17.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1020 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1015, in schedule caste is 1030 and in schedule tribe is 1143. There are 932 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 63 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 86 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 145

Total General SC ST Child
Change 63 55 79 1000 -86
2011 1020 1015 1030 1143 932
2001 957 960 951 143 1018

Literacy

Total about 19 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them 9770 are male and 9172 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0145 is 86%. 90% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 145

Total Male Female
Change 3.1% 1.9% 4.7%
2011 86% 90.1% 82.1%
2001 82.9% 88.2% 77.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0145 has 39% (9459) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 20% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 145

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.6% 33.7% 4.9% 61.4%
Male 57.7% 51.8% 5.9% 42.3%
Female 19.8% 15.9% 4% 80.2%