Tiruvottiyur Ward No 12, with population of 4149 is Tiruvottiyur city's the 17th least populous ward, located in Mathavaram sub district of Thiruvallur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 4149 people, among them 2037 (49%) are male and 2112 (51%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tiruvottiyur Ward No 12 is 10%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 1078 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 12

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,149 3,620 529 0 435
Male 2,037 1,778 259 0 212
Female 2,112 1,842 270 0 223

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -14.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4843. Female population growth rate of the ward is -12.5% which is 3.6% higher than male population growth rate of -16.1%. General caste population has decreased by -19.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 61.3% and child population has decreased by -22.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 12

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -14.3% -19.6% 61.3% -100% -22.3%
Male -16.1% -21% 52.4% -100% -20.6%
Female -12.5% -18.2% 70.9% -100% -23.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1037 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 1036, in schedule caste is 1042. There are 1052 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 12

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 36 113 -714 -45
2011 1037 1036 1042 0 1052
2001 995 1000 929 714 1097

Literacy

Total 3254 people in the ward are literate, among them 1683 are male and 1571 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0012 is 88%. 92% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 12

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% 1.6% 6.5%
2011 87.6% 92.2% 83.2%
2001 83.7% 90.6% 76.7%

Workers profile

Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0012 has 36% (1486) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 12% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 12

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.8% 28.2% 7.6% 64.2%
Male 60.7% 48.5% 12.2% 39.3%
Female 11.8% 8.7% 3.1% 88.2%