Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation, with population of about 12.5 lakh is Kalyan sub district's only municipal corporation located in Kalyan sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Kalyan-Dombivli municipal corporation is 57 km2. Population density of the city is 21833 persons per km2. There are 107 wards in the city, among them Kalyan-dombivli Ward No 03 is the most populous ward with population of about 39 thousand and Kalyan-dombivli Ward No 106 is the least populous ward with population of 6686.

Nearest railway station is Kalyan-dombivali which is within the city. Kalyan-dombivali is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Thane which is 20 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 54 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1851.4 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 37.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 12.3°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 12.5 lakh people, among them about 6.5 lakh (52%) are male and about 6 lakh (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kalyan-Dombivli municipal corporation is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 3 lakh households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kalyan-Dombivli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,247,327 1,088,566 121,897 36,864 121,122
Male 649,626 568,439 62,143 19,044 63,695
Female 597,701 520,127 59,754 17,820 57,427

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Buddhists which contribute 7% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 7% population all other religious communities contribute 5% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 912 in Buddhists are 987 and in Muslims are 896

Religion wise population 2011 - Kalyan-Dombivli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,247,327 1,007,228 84,312 26,397 2,364 90,815 33,264 1,073 1,874
Male 649,626 526,836 44,479 13,070 1,229 45,702 16,788 563 959
Female 597,701 480,392 39,833 13,327 1,135 45,113 16,476 510 915

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 4.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 11.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 6.7% which is 4.2% higher than male population growth rate of 2.5%. General caste population has decreased by -1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 76.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 48.9% and child population has decreased by -15.9% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kalyan-Dombivli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4.5% -1% 76.7% 48.9% -15.9%
Male 2.5% -2.8% 74.5% 47.5% -15.4%
Female 6.7% 1% 79.1% 50.5% -16.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 920 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 962 and in schedule tribe is 936. There are 902 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kalyan-Dombivli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 36 35 25 19 -13
2011 920 915 962 936 902
2001 884 880 937 917 915

Literacy

Total about 10.3 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 5.5 lakh are male and about 4.8 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kalyan-Dombivli is 91%. 94% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kalyan-Dombivli

Total Male Female
Change 1.4% -0.5% 3.5%
2011 91.4% 93.7% 88.8%
2001 90% 94.2% 85.3%

Workers profile

Kalyan-Dombivli has 38% (about 4.7 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 18% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kalyan-Dombivli

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 37.6% 35.4% 2.3% 62.4%
Male 55.7% 53.1% 2.6% 44.3%
Female 18% 16% 1.9% 82%