Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1977, with population of about 1.6 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 23rd 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 84 thousand (53%) are male and about 73 thousand (47%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1977 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 34 thousand households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1977

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 156,954 143,400 12,770 784 16,350
Male 83,653 76,747 6,469 437 8,528
Female 73,301 66,653 6,301 347 7,822

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -3.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is -1.6% which is 3.7% higher than male population growth rate of -5.3%. General caste population has decreased by -6.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 53.1% and child population has decreased by -14.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1977

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -3.6% -6.1% 33.9% 53.1% -14.4%
Male -5.3% -7.7% 32.5% 56.6% -14.6%
Female -1.6% -4.2% 35.4% 48.9% -14.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 868, in schedule caste is 974 and in schedule tribe is 794. There are 917 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1977

Total General SC ST Child
Change 33 31 21 -41 3
2011 876 868 974 794 917
2001 843 837 953 835 914

Literacy

Total about 1.3 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 70 thousand are male and about 57 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1977 is 90%. 93% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1977

Total Male Female
Change 3.4% 1.6% 5.7%
2011 90.3% 93.1% 87%
2001 86.9% 91.5% 81.3%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-1977 has 38% (about 59 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 16% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-1977

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.6% 35.8% 1.8% 62.4%
Male 56.7% 54.5% 2.1% 43.3%
Female 15.9% 14.4% 1.5% 84.1%