Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2079, with population of about 47 thousand is Greater Mumbai city's the 16th least populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 47 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (53%) are male and about 22 thousand (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2079 is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 9781 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2079

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 47,147 38,076 8,705 366 5,491
Male 24,879 20,258 4,424 197 2,927
Female 22,268 17,818 4,281 169 2,564

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 13.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 42 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 16.7% which is 6.4% higher than male population growth rate of 10.3%. General caste population has increased by 8.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 37.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 88.7% and child population has decreased by -4.8% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2079

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 13.3% 8.4% 37.7% 88.7% -4.8%
Male 10.3% 6% 33.2% 80.7% -0.7%
Female 16.7% 11.4% 42.6% 98.8% -8.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 895 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 880, in schedule caste is 968 and in schedule tribe is 858. There are 876 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2079

Total General SC ST Child
Change 49 44 64 78 -79
2011 895 880 968 858 876
2001 846 836 904 780 955

Literacy

Total about 36 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 20 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2079 is 87%. 92% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2079

Total Male Female
Change 7.1% 4.3% 10.8%
2011 87.4% 92% 82.2%
2001 80.3% 87.7% 71.4%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2079 has 35% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 15% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% 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.-2079

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.4% 33.2% 2.2% 64.6%
Male 53.4% 51% 2.4% 46.6%
Female 15.3% 13.4% 1.9% 84.7%