Bada Census Town, with population of 8117 is Udupi sub district's the 4th most populous census town located in Udupi sub district of Udupi district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Bada census town is 9 km2 and it is the 4th biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 920 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Bada Ward No 01 and the population of Bada Ward No 01 is 8117.

Nearest railway station is Udupi which is 17 km far from here. Udupi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 17 km. District head quarter of the census town is Udupi which is 17 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the census town and is 308 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 3620.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38°C and minimum temperature goes down to 17°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 8117 people, among them 3789 (47%) are male and 4328 (53%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bada census town is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1757 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,117 7,885 154 78 874
Male 3,789 3,664 83 42 444
Female 4,328 4,221 71 36 430

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 58% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 40% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1122 in Muslims are 1188 and in Christians are 902.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bada

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,117 4,685 3,255 175 0 0 0 0 2
Male 3,789 2,208 1,488 92 0 0 0 0 1
Female 4,328 2,477 1,767 83 0 0 0 0 1

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 11.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7300. Female population growth rate of the census town is 8.2% which is -6.7% lower than male population growth rate of 14.9%. General caste population has increased by 11.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -15.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 18.2% and child population has increased by 7.4% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bada

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 11.2% 11.8% -15.8% 18.2% 7.4%
Male 14.9% 15.6% -12.6% 20% 5.2%
Female 8.2% 8.7% -19.3% 16.1% 9.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1142 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1152, in schedule caste is 855 and in schedule tribe is 857. There are 968 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has decreased by 71 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 39 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bada

Total General SC ST Child
Change -71 -73 -71 -29 39
2011 1142 1152 855 857 968
2001 1213 1225 926 886 929

Literacy

Total 6734 people in the census town are literate, among them 3212 are male and 3522 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bada is 93%. 96% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bada

Total Male Female
Change 4.2% 1.4% 6.2%
2011 93% 96% 90.4%
2001 88.8% 94.6% 84.2%

Workers profile

Bada has 39% (3145) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 24% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bada

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 38.7% 37% 1.8% 61.3%
Male 55.3% 53.4% 1.9% 44.7%
Female 24.3% 22.6% 1.6% 75.7%