Tiruvottiyur Ward No 20, with population of 5428 is Tiruvottiyur city's the 16th most populous ward, located in Mathavaram sub district of Thiruvallur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 5428 people, among them 2748 (51%) are male and 2680 (49%) 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 Tiruvottiyur Ward No 20 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1346 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 20

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,428 4,967 455 6 537
Male 2,748 2,515 230 3 280
Female 2,680 2,452 225 3 257

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 20% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4524. Female population growth rate of the ward is 24.7% which is 8.9% higher than male population growth rate of 15.8%. General caste population has increased by 18.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 42.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -14.3% and child population has increased by 17% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 20

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20% 18.3% 42.6% -14.3% 17%
Male 15.8% 13.9% 42.9% -25% 23.3%
Female 24.7% 23.3% 42.4% 0% 10.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 975 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 975, in schedule caste is 978 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 918 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 69 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 104 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 20

Total General SC ST Child
Change 69 75 -3 250 -104
2011 975 975 978 1000 918
2001 906 900 981 750 1022

Literacy

Total 4345 people in the ward are literate, among them 2263 are male and 2082 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0020 is 89%. 92% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 20

Total Male Female
Change 7.8% 5.4% 10.8%
2011 88.8% 91.7% 85.9%
2001 81% 86.3% 75.1%

Workers profile

Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0020 has 39% (2127) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 17% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 20

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.2% 30.1% 9.1% 60.8%
Male 60.8% 48.7% 12.2% 39.2%
Female 17% 11.1% 5.9% 83%