Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1562, with population of about 1.7 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 21st most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 1.7 lakh people, among them about 86 thousand (51%) are male and about 83 thousand (49%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1562 is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 41 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1562

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 168,576 163,313 4,227 1,036 13,496
Male 85,801 83,178 2,101 522 6,961
Female 82,775 80,135 2,126 514 6,535

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 17.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.4 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is 20.2% which is 5.2% higher than male population growth rate of 15%. General caste population has increased by 16.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 67.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 49.3% and child population has increased by 3.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1562

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 17.4% 16.4% 67.5% 49.3% 3.3%
Male 15% 14% 57.9% 37.7% 0.8%
Female 20.2% 18.9% 78.2% 63.2% 6.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 965 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 963, in schedule caste is 1012 and in schedule tribe is 985. There are 939 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 47 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1562

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 39 116 154 47
2011 965 963 1012 985 939
2001 923 924 896 831 892

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 74 thousand are male and about 69 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1562 is 92%. 93% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1562

Total Male Female
Change 0.8% -0.7% 2.5%
2011 91.9% 93.5% 90.3%
2001 91.1% 94.2% 87.8%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1562 has 40% (about 68 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 22% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1562

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.5% 38.2% 2.3% 59.5%
Male 58.5% 56.3% 2.2% 41.5%
Female 21.8% 19.5% 2.3% 78.2%