Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2385, with population of about 5.3 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 3rd most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 5.3 lakh people, among them about 2.8 lakh (54%) are male and about 2.4 lakh (46%) are female. 91% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2385 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 1.2 lakh households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2385

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 527,390 482,002 37,466 7,922 53,086
Male 284,904 261,306 19,418 4,180 27,854
Female 242,486 220,696 18,048 3,742 25,232

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 11% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 4.7 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is 14% which is 5.4% higher than male population growth rate of 8.6%. General caste population has increased by 7.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 93.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.9% and child population has decreased by -3.2% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2385

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11% 7.2% 93.9% 29.9% -3.2%
Male 8.6% 5.1% 88.6% 30.2% -2.6%
Female 14% 9.9% 100.1% 29.6% -3.8%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 851 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 845, in schedule caste is 929 and in schedule tribe is 895. There are 906 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 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 11 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2385

Total General SC ST Child
Change 40 38 53 -5 -11
2011 851 845 929 895 906
2001 811 807 876 900 917

Literacy

Total about 4.3 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 2.4 lakh are male and about 1.9 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2385 is 91%. 95% 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.-2385

Total Male Female
Change 2.4% 0.8% 4.9%
2011 91.3% 94.6% 87.5%
2001 88.9% 93.8% 82.6%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2385 has 40% (about 2.1 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 18% female population are working population. 54% 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 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2385

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 39.5% 36.9% 2.6% 60.5%
Male 57.5% 54.4% 3.1% 42.5%
Female 18.4% 16.3% 2.1% 81.6%