Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2281, with population of about 2.3 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 15th most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 2.3 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (47%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2281 is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 53 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2281

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 233,451 207,316 23,545 2,590 21,405
Male 123,846 110,297 12,161 1,388 11,127
Female 109,605 97,019 11,384 1,202 10,278

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 9.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is 10.9% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of 9%. General caste population has increased by 8.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 19.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 81.4% and child population has decreased by -10.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2281

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9.9% 8.4% 19.5% 81.4% -10.4%
Male 9% 7.5% 18.4% 78.4% -10.9%
Female 10.9% 9.3% 20.8% 84.9% -9.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 885 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 880, in schedule caste is 936 and in schedule tribe is 866. There are 924 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 10 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2281

Total General SC ST Child
Change 15 15 18 31 10
2011 885 880 936 866 924
2001 870 865 918 835 914

Literacy

Total about 1.9 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 1.1 lakh are male and about 86 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2281 is 91%. 94% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2281

Total Male Female
Change 2.0% 0.6% 3.6%
2011 90.7% 93.9% 87%
2001 88.7% 93.3% 83.4%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2281 has 40% (about 92 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 18% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2281

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.5% 37.6% 1.9% 60.5%
Male 58.9% 56.7% 2.2% 41.1%
Female 17.7% 16.1% 1.6% 82.3%