Anekal Town Municipal Council, with population of about 44 thousand is Anekal sub district's only town municipal council located in Anekal sub district of Bangalore district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Anekal town municipal council is 5 km2. Population density of the city is 8852 persons per km2. There are 23 wards in the city, among them Anekal Ward No 04 is the most populous ward with population of 3094 and Anekal Ward No 11 is the least populous ward with population of 1028.

Nearest railway station is Anekal which is within the city. Anekal is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Bangalore which is 35 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the city and is 35 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1106.42 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39°C and minimum temperature goes down to 19°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 44 thousand people, among them about 23 thousand (51%) are male and about 22 thousand (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Anekal town municipal council is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Anekal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 44,260 38,903 4,833 524 4,803
Male 22,539 19,833 2,445 261 2,477
Female 21,721 19,070 2,388 263 2,326

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 11% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 962 in Muslims are 979.

Religion wise population 2011 - Anekal

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 44,260 38,897 4,670 550 9 4 26 0 104
Male 22,539 19,828 2,360 279 4 2 13 0 53
Female 21,721 19,069 2,310 271 5 2 13 0 51

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 33.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 33 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 36% which is 4.8% higher than male population growth rate of 31.2%. General caste population has increased by 31.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 50.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 73.5% and child population has increased by 13.2% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Anekal

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33.5% 31.2% 50.6% 73.5% 13.2%
Male 31.2% 28.8% 51.5% 50.9% 13.5%
Female 36% 33.8% 49.7% 103.9% 12.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 977 and in schedule tribe is 1008. There are 939 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 6 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Anekal

Total General SC ST Child
Change 35 37 -11 262 -6
2011 964 962 977 1008 939
2001 929 925 988 746 945

Literacy

Total about 32 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 17 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Anekal is 82%. 86% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Anekal

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 3.6% 8.3%
2011 81.8% 86.2% 77.2%
2001 76% 82.6% 68.9%

Workers profile

Anekal has 41% (about 18 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 22% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Anekal

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41% 38.1% 2.8% 59%
Male 59.7% 57.1% 2.6% 40.3%
Female 21.5% 18.4% 3.1% 78.5%