Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1459, with population of about 100 thousand is Greater Mumbai city's the 27th least populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 100 thousand people, among them about 54 thousand (54%) are male and about 46 thousand (46%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1459 is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 25 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1459

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 99,684 86,511 9,383 3,790 10,556
Male 53,612 46,919 4,817 1,876 5,482
Female 46,072 39,592 4,566 1,914 5,074

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 15.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 87 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 20.4% which is 9.3% higher than male population growth rate of 11.1%. General caste population has increased by 10%; Schedule caste population has increased by 104.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 14.5% and child population has decreased by -7.5% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1459

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.2% 10% 104.6% 14.5% -7.5%
Male 11.1% 6.2% 97.8% 13.8% -7.9%
Female 20.4% 15% 112.3% 15.1% -7.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 859 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 844, in schedule caste is 948 and in schedule tribe is 1020. There are 926 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 66 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 8 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1459

Total General SC ST Child
Change 66 64 65 11 8
2011 859 844 948 1020 926
2001 793 780 883 1009 918

Literacy

Total about 79 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 44 thousand are male and about 35 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1459 is 88%. 92% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1459

Total Male Female
Change 4.6% 2.2% 8.1%
2011 88.5% 91.8% 84.6%
2001 83.9% 89.6% 76.5%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1459 has 43% (about 43 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 23% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1459

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.7% 39.2% 3.4% 57.3%
Male 59.7% 55.8% 3.9% 40.3%
Female 22.9% 20% 2.9% 77.1%