Tiruvottiyur Ward No 48, with population of 7020 is Tiruvottiyur city's the 8th most populous ward, located in Mathavaram sub district of Thiruvallur district in the state Tamil Nadu in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to 7020 people, among them 3601 (51%) are male and 3419 (49%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tiruvottiyur Ward No 48 is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1821 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 48

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,020 6,016 990 14 769
Male 3,601 3,081 512 8 410
Female 3,419 2,935 478 6 359

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 44.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 4872. Female population growth rate of the ward is 45.2% which is 2.2% higher than male population growth rate of 43%. General caste population has increased by 56.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -3.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 55.6% and child population has increased by 32.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 48

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 44.1% 56.9% -3.8% 55.6% 32.8%
Male 43% 54.1% -0.4% 100% 33.6%
Female 45.2% 60% -7.2% 20% 32%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 953, in schedule caste is 934 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 876 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 48

Total General SC ST Child
Change 14 36 -68 -500 -10
2011 949 953 934 750 876
2001 935 917 1002 1250 886

Literacy

Total 5582 people in the ward are literate, among them 2961 are male and 2621 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0048 is 89%. 93% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 48

Total Male Female
Change 6.4% 3.3% 9.9%
2011 89.3% 92.8% 85.7%
2001 82.9% 89.5% 75.8%

Workers profile

Tiruvottiyur WARD NO.-0048 has 38% (2638) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 14% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tiruvottiyur Ward No 48

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.6% 35.3% 2.3% 62.4%
Male 59.7% 56.4% 3.3% 40.3%
Female 14.3% 13.1% 1.2% 85.7%