Tiruvottiyur Ward No 21, with population of 5826 is Tiruvottiyur city's the 11th most populous ward, located in Mathavaram sub district of Thiruvallur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 5826 people, among them 2884 (50%) are male and 2942 (50%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tiruvottiyur Ward No 21 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1486 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 21

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,826 5,643 175 8 574
Male 2,884 2,790 90 4 301
Female 2,942 2,853 85 4 273

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 27% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4589. Female population growth rate of the ward is 31% which is 7.9% higher than male population growth rate of 23.1%. General caste population has increased by 24.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 288.9%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -20% and child population has increased by 17.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 21

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 27% 24.5% 288.9% -20% 17.4%
Male 23.1% 20.3% 328.6% 100% 15.3%
Female 31% 28.9% 254.2% -50% 19.7%

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 1023, in schedule caste is 944 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 907 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 61 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 21

Total General SC ST Child
Change 61 69 -199 -3000 33
2011 1020 1023 944 1000 907
2001 959 954 1143 4000 874

Literacy

Total 4847 people in the ward are literate, among them 2469 are male and 2378 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0021 is 92%. 96% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 21

Total Male Female
Change 2.8% 2.0% 3.8%
2011 92.3% 95.6% 89.1%
2001 89.5% 93.6% 85.3%

Workers profile

Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0021 has 35% (2066) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 12% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 21

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.5% 33.6% 1.9% 64.5%
Male 59% 56.8% 2.3% 41%
Female 12.3% 10.8% 1.5% 87.7%