Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1249, with population of about 1.6 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 22nd most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 1.6 lakh people, among them about 86 thousand (52%) are male and about 79 thousand (48%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1249 is 8%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 39 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1249

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 164,831 153,960 9,458 1,413 12,520
Male 86,280 80,661 4,870 749 6,575
Female 78,551 73,299 4,588 664 5,945

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -2.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is -1% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of -4.1%. General caste population has decreased by -4.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 46%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -9.2% and child population has decreased by -23.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1249

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -2.6% -4.5% 46% -9.2% -23.4%
Male -4.1% -5.9% 42.7% -4.8% -21.9%
Female -1% -2.9% 49.7% -13.8% -24.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 910 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 909, in schedule caste is 942 and in schedule tribe is 887. There are 904 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 36 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1249

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 29 44 -91 -36
2011 910 909 942 887 904
2001 882 880 898 978 940

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 76 thousand are male and about 65 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1249 is 92%. 95% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1249

Total Male Female
Change 3.0% 1.8% 4.4%
2011 92.2% 95.1% 88.9%
2001 89.2% 93.3% 84.5%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1249 has 42% (about 68 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 22% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1249

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.5% 39.9% 1.6% 58.5%
Male 59.1% 57.3% 1.9% 40.9%
Female 22.1% 20.8% 1.3% 77.9%