Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1565, with population of about 2.5 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 14th most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 2.5 lakh people, among them about 1.3 lakh (54%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (46%) 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.-1565 is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 54 thousand households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1565

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 247,521 235,303 9,554 2,664 31,688
Male 132,813 126,423 4,995 1,395 16,438
Female 114,708 108,880 4,559 1,269 15,250

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 30.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is 31.6% which is 1.7% higher than male population growth rate of 29.9%. General caste population has increased by 28.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 71.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 131.5% and child population has increased by 16.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1565

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30.7% 28.8% 71.1% 131.5% 16.3%
Male 29.9% 28% 74.2% 130.6% 18.1%
Female 31.6% 29.7% 67.9% 132.4% 14.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 864 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 861, in schedule caste is 913 and in schedule tribe is 910. There are 928 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 11 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 31 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1565

Total General SC ST Child
Change 11 12 -34 8 -31
2011 864 861 913 910 928
2001 853 849 947 902 959

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 1 lakh are male and about 80 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1565 is 85%. 89% of male and 81% 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 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1565

Total Male Female
Change 3.8% 2.4% 5.6%
2011 85.2% 89.2% 80.5%
2001 81.4% 86.8% 74.9%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1565 has 37% (about 92 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 15% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1565

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.4% 34.5% 2.9% 62.6%
Male 56.4% 53.1% 3.3% 43.6%
Female 15.3% 12.9% 2.4% 84.7%