Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2488, with population of about 32 thousand is Greater Mumbai city's the 13th least populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 32 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (51%) are male and about 16 thousand (49%) are female. 95% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2488 is 8%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 7690 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2488

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 31,955 30,273 1,015 667 2,544
Male 16,308 15,470 492 346 1,353
Female 15,647 14,803 523 321 1,191

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -8.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -5% which is 7% higher than male population growth rate of -12%. General caste population has decreased by -7.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -8.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -40.2% and child population has decreased by -28.7% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2488

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -8.7% -7.6% -8.1% -40.2% -28.7%
Male -12% -11% -13.4% -39.7% -27%
Female -5% -3.9% -2.4% -40.8% -30.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 959 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 1063 and in schedule tribe is 928. There are 880 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 70 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 46 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2488

Total General SC ST Child
Change 70 71 119 -16 -46
2011 959 957 1063 928 880
2001 889 886 944 944 926

Literacy

Total about 28 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and about 13 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2488 is 95%. 97% of male and 92% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2488

Total Male Female
Change 4.3% 3.3% 5.7%
2011 94.6% 96.7% 92.5%
2001 90.3% 93.4% 86.8%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2488 has 39% (about 12 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 20% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2488

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.9% 37.6% 1.3% 61.1%
Male 56.8% 55.5% 1.3% 43.2%
Female 20.2% 18.9% 1.3% 79.8%