Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2486, with population of about 1 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 29th least populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 1 lakh people, among them about 52 thousand (51%) are male and about 50 thousand (49%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 5% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2486 is 8%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 26 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2486

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 102,918 95,141 5,192 2,585 7,819
Male 52,437 48,526 2,635 1,276 4,123
Female 50,481 46,615 2,557 1,309 3,696

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 6.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 96 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 9% which is 4.5% higher than male population growth rate of 4.5%. General caste population has increased by 5.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 22.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 7.7% and child population has decreased by -14.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2486

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6.7% 5.9% 22.1% 7.7% -14.9%
Male 4.5% 4% 14.9% 3.1% -13.6%
Female 9% 8% 30.6% 12.6% -16.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 963 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 961, in schedule caste is 970 and in schedule tribe is 1026. There are 896 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 41 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2486

Total General SC ST Child
Change 41 36 116 87 -28
2011 963 961 970 1026 896
2001 922 925 854 939 924

Literacy

Total about 89 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 46 thousand are male and about 43 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2486 is 94%. 96% of male and 92% 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 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2486

Total Male Female
Change 2.7% 0.9% 4.8%
2011 94% 95.6% 92.3%
2001 91.3% 94.7% 87.5%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2486 has 41% (about 42 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 26% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2486

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.7% 39.2% 1.5% 59.3%
Male 55% 53.5% 1.5% 45%
Female 25.9% 24.3% 1.6% 74.1%