Chennai Ward No 151, with population of about 35 thousand is Chennai city's the 38th most populous ward, located in Chennai district of the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 35 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (50%) are male and about 17 thousand (50%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Chennai Ward No 151 is 8%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 9362 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Chennai Ward No 151

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34,509 29,460 4,852 197 2,873
Male 17,113 14,573 2,445 95 1,519
Female 17,396 14,887 2,407 102 1,354

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -10.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 38 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -9.7% which is 0.7% higher than male population growth rate of -10.4%. General caste population has decreased by -12.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 795.5% and child population has decreased by -4.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 151

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -10.1% -12.5% 4.1% 795.5% -4.9%
Male -10.4% -13.1% 5.2% 763.6% -1.7%
Female -9.7% -12% 3% 827.3% -8.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1017 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1022, in schedule caste is 984 and in schedule tribe is 1074. There are 891 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 9 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 151

Total General SC ST Child
Change 9 13 -21 74 -62
2011 1017 1022 984 1074 891
2001 1008 1009 1005 1000 953

Literacy

Total about 30 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Chennai WARD NO.-0151 is 95%. 97% of male and 93% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Chennai Ward No 151

Total Male Female
Change 5.1% 3.4% 6.9%
2011 95.3% 97.3% 93.4%
2001 90.2% 93.9% 86.5%

Workers profile

Chennai WARD NO.-0151 has 42% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 27% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Chennai Ward No 151

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42% 37.1% 4.9% 58%
Male 57.6% 52% 5.6% 42.4%
Female 26.6% 22.5% 4.1% 73.4%