Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1668, with population of about 3.4 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 8th most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 3.4 lakh people, among them about 1.9 lakh (55%) are male and about 1.5 lakh (45%) 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.-1668 is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 79 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1668

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 343,196 319,637 19,051 4,508 34,386
Male 189,834 177,395 9,965 2,474 18,053
Female 153,362 142,242 9,086 2,034 16,333

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 18.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.9 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is 25.5% which is 11.6% higher than male population growth rate of 13.9%. General caste population has increased by 16.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 62.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 96.5% and child population has decreased by -9.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1668

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 18.8% 16.3% 62.9% 96.5% -9.6%
Male 13.9% 11.5% 59.5% 91.2% -9%
Female 25.5% 22.9% 66.9% 103.4% -10.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 808 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 802, in schedule caste is 912 and in schedule tribe is 822. There are 905 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 75 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 14 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1668

Total General SC ST Child
Change 75 74 41 49 -14
2011 808 802 912 822 905
2001 733 728 871 773 919

Literacy

Total about 2.8 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 1.6 lakh are male and about 1.2 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1668 is 90%. 92% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1668

Total Male Female
Change 3.1% 0.1% 7.8%
2011 89.5% 92.4% 85.9%
2001 86.4% 92.3% 78.1%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1668 has 41% (about 1.4 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 19% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1668

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 41.3% 38.6% 2.7% 58.7%
Male 59.3% 56.4% 2.9% 40.7%
Female 19% 16.5% 2.5% 81%