Tiruvottiyur Ward No 29, with population of 4885 is Tiruvottiyur city's the 22nd most populous ward, located in Mathavaram sub district of Thiruvallur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 4885 people, among them 2454 (50%) are male and 2431 (50%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tiruvottiyur Ward No 29 is 12%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 1172 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 29

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4,885 4,170 715 0 575
Male 2,454 2,087 367 0 320
Female 2,431 2,083 348 0 255

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 1.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4814. Female population growth rate of the ward is 0.2% which is -2.6% lower than male population growth rate of 2.8%. General caste population has decreased by -0.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.3% and child population has decreased by -9.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 29

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.5% -0.3% 13.3% 0% -9.2%
Male 2.8% 0.7% 16.1% 0% 3.9%
Female 0.2% -1.3% 10.5% 0% -21.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 991 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 998, in schedule caste is 948. There are 797 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 258 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 29

Total General SC ST Child
Change -25 -21 -49 0 -258
2011 991 998 948 0 797
2001 1016 1019 997 0 1055

Literacy

Total 3487 people in the ward are literate, among them 1860 are male and 1627 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0029 is 81%. 87% of male and 75% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 29

Total Male Female
Change 3.8% 3.4% 4.4%
2011 80.9% 87.2% 74.8%
2001 77.1% 83.8% 70.4%

Workers profile

Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0029 has 41% (1994) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 20% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 29

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.8% 36.4% 4.4% 59.2%
Male 61.5% 59.1% 2.4% 38.5%
Female 19.9% 13.5% 6.5% 80.1%