Mumbai District, with population of about 30.9 lakh is Maharashtra's the 12th most populous district, located in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Mumbai district is 157 km2 and it is the smallest district by area in the state. Population density of the district is 19652 persons per km2.
The district is home to about 30.9 lakh people, among them about 16.8 lakh (55%) are male and about 14 lakh (45%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mumbai district is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 6.7 lakh households in the district and an average 5 persons live in every family.
100% population of Mumbai district live in the Mumbai District urban part. Urban population density is 19652 persons per km2.
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Religion wise distribution of population
Hindus contribute 61% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the district followed by Muslims which contribute 25% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 5% population all other religious communities contribute 9% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 827 in Muslims are 751 and in Jains are 1001
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 832 females per 1000 male in the district. Sex ratio in general caste is 821, in schedule caste is 971 and in schedule tribe is 860. There are 914 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the district.
Total about 25.1 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 14.1 lakh are male and about 11 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mumbai is 89%. 91% of male and 86% of female population are literate here.
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Mumbai has 42% (about 12.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 19% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.
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