Ahmadabad Municipal Corporation (Ahmadabad City Part), with population of about 55.8 lakh is a part of the main city Ahmadabad city, located in Ahmadabad City sub district of Ahmadabad district in the state Gujarat in India. There are 57 wards in the city, among them Ahmadabad Ward No 51 is the most populous ward with population of about 3 lakh and Ahmadabad Ward No 56 is the least populous ward with population of about 34 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Ahmadabad which is within the city. Ahmadabad is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Ahmadabad. Gandhinagar is the state head quarter of the city and is 32 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 834 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6.5°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 55.8 lakh people, among them about 29.4 lakh (53%) are male and about 26.4 lakh (47%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ahmadabad municipal corporation (Ahmadabad City part) is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 11.8 lakh households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ahmadabad

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,577,940 4,916,571 594,523 66,846 621,034
Male 2,938,985 2,590,873 312,622 35,490 336,063
Female 2,638,955 2,325,698 281,901 31,356 284,971

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 898 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, in schedule caste is 902 and in schedule tribe is 884. There are 848 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total about 43.8 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 24 lakh are male and about 19.7 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ahmadabad is 88%. 92% of male and 84% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Ahmadabad has 35% (about 19.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ahmadabad

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 35% 32.4% 2.6% 65%
Male 55.9% 53.2% 2.8% 44.1%
Female 11.6% 9.2% 2.4% 88.4%