Chennai Ward No 150, with population of about 31 thousand is Chennai city's the 50th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 31 thousand people, among them about 15 thousand (49%) are male and about 16 thousand (51%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 150 is 10%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 7853 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 150

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31,270 28,664 2,583 23 3,123
Male 15,373 14,076 1,285 12 1,574
Female 15,897 14,588 1,298 11 1,549

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -1.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 32 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 0% which is 2.7% higher than male population growth rate of -2.7%. General caste population has decreased by -4.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 62.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 360% and child population has decreased by -1.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 150

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.3% -4.8% 62.7% 360% -1.9%
Male -2.7% -6.1% 58.6% 300% 1.2%
Female 0% -3.5% 66.8% 450% -4.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1034 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1036, in schedule caste is 1010 and in schedule tribe is 917. There are 984 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 150

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 27 50 250 -62
2011 1034 1036 1010 917 984
2001 1006 1009 960 667 1046

Literacy

Total about 25 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0150 is 89%. 93% of male and 86% 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 150

Total Male Female
Change 5.9% 4.5% 7.3%
2011 89.2% 92.8% 85.7%
2001 83.3% 88.3% 78.4%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0150 has 41% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 23% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 150

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41% 37.2% 3.8% 59%
Male 59.2% 54.6% 4.6% 40.8%
Female 23.3% 20.3% 3% 76.7%