Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1048, with population of about 2.7 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 12th most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 2.7 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (55%) are male and about 1.2 lakh (45%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1048 is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 61 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1048

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 272,240 259,278 11,172 1,790 24,884
Male 149,523 142,507 5,932 1,084 12,993
Female 122,717 116,771 5,240 706 11,891

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -0.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is 1.1% which is 3% higher than male population growth rate of -1.9%. General caste population has decreased by -1.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 72.8% and child population has decreased by -18.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1048

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -0.6% -1.6% 19.6% 72.8% -18.3%
Male -1.9% -3% 20% 91.2% -17.6%
Female 1.1% 0.2% 19% 50.5% -19.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 821 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 819, in schedule caste is 883 and in schedule tribe is 651. There are 915 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1048

Total General SC ST Child
Change 25 26 -8 -176 -18
2011 821 819 883 651 915
2001 796 793 891 827 933

Literacy

Total about 2.2 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 1.3 lakh are male and about 97 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1048 is 91%. 94% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1048

Total Male Female
Change 2.6% 0.7% 5.2%
2011 90.9% 93.8% 87.5%
2001 88.3% 93.1% 82.3%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1048 has 42% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 20% 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 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1048

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.4% 39.5% 2.9% 57.6%
Male 60.6% 57.6% 3% 39.4%
Female 20.3% 17.5% 2.8% 79.7%