Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2283, with population of about 2.2 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 17th most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 2.2 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (53%) are male and about 1 lakh (47%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2283 is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 47 thousand households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2283

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 215,682 201,860 11,617 2,205 21,854
Male 114,867 107,644 6,011 1,212 11,484
Female 100,815 94,216 5,606 993 10,370

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -13.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is -11.4% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of -14.5%. General caste population has decreased by -13.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -12.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1.7% and child population has decreased by -27.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2283

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -13.1% -13.2% -12.9% 1.7% -27.1%
Male -14.5% -14.7% -12.7% 1% -27.2%
Female -11.4% -11.4% -13% 2.5% -26.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 878 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 875, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 819. There are 903 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 31 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2283

Total General SC ST Child
Change 31 32 -3 11 4
2011 878 875 933 819 903
2001 847 843 936 808 899

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 98 thousand are male and about 79 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2283 is 91%. 95% of male and 88% 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 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2283

Total Male Female
Change 3.6% 1.2% 6.6%
2011 91.4% 94.7% 87.6%
2001 87.8% 93.5% 81%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2283 has 38% (about 82 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 15% female population are working population. 56% 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.-2283

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38% 36.4% 1.6% 62%
Male 58.3% 56.3% 2% 41.7%
Female 15% 13.8% 1.2% 85%