Kadigenahalli Census Town, with population of 6587 is Bangalore North sub district's the least populous census town located in Bangalore North sub district of Bangalore district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Kadigenahalli census town is 2 km2 and it is the 2nd smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 3413 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Kadigenahalli Ward No 01 and the population of Kadigenahalli Ward No 01 is 6587.

Nearest railway station is Bettahalasur which is 5 km far from here. Bangalore North is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 8 km. District head quarter of the census town is Bangalore which is 18 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the census town and is 18 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 808.44 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38.9°C and minimum temperature goes down to 8°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 6587 people, among them 3343 (51%) are male and 3244 (49%) are female. 41% of the whole population are from general caste, 56% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kadigenahalli census town is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1602 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kadigenahalli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 6,587 2,701 3,678 208 812
Male 3,343 1,407 1,823 113 413
Female 3,244 1,294 1,855 95 399

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 971 in Muslims are 883 and in Christians are 705.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kadigenahalli

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 6,587 6,072 403 75 0 0 0 0 37
Male 3,343 3,080 214 44 0 0 0 0 5
Female 3,244 2,992 189 31 0 0 0 0 32

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 20.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5474. Female population growth rate of the census town is 21.5% which is 2.3% higher than male population growth rate of 19.2%. General caste population has increased by 56.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -1.9% and child population has decreased by -7.7% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Kadigenahalli

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.3% 56.3% 4.1% -1.9% -7.7%
Male 19.2% 58.8% 0.9% 0.9% -5.7%
Female 21.5% 53.7% 7.4% -5% -9.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 970 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 920, in schedule caste is 1018 and in schedule tribe is 841. There are 966 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 increased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Kadigenahalli

Total General SC ST Child
Change 18 -30 62 -52 -43
2011 970 920 1018 841 966
2001 952 950 956 893 1009

Literacy

Total 4241 people in the census town are literate, among them 2343 are male and 1898 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kadigenahalli is 73%. 80% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 18%. Male literacy has gone up by 16% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Kadigenahalli

Total Male Female
Change 17.9% 16.2% 20.0%
2011 73.4% 80% 66.7%
2001 55.5% 63.8% 46.7%

Workers profile

Kadigenahalli has 43% (2803) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 23% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kadigenahalli

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42.6% 40.8% 1.7% 57.4%
Male 61.2% 59.6% 1.6% 38.8%
Female 23.3% 21.5% 1.8% 76.7%