Dommasandra Census Town, with population of about 13 thousand is Anekal sub district's the 3rd least populous census town located in Anekal sub district of Bangalore district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Dommasandra census town is 5 km2 and it is the 4th smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2802 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Dommasandra Ward No 01 and the population of Dommasandra Ward No 01 is about 13 thousand.

Nearest railway station is Bangalore which is 22 km far from here. Anekal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 24 km. District head quarter of the census town is Bangalore which is 24 km away. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the census town and is 24 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 779.22 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 39°C and minimum temperature goes down to 19°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to about 13 thousand people, among them 6414 (51%) are male and 6196 (49%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dommasandra census town is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 3188 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dommasandra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 12,610 11,344 1,175 91 1,336
Male 6,414 5,774 593 47 695
Female 6,196 5,570 582 44 641

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 7% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 962 in Muslims are 1011.

Religion wise population 2011 - Dommasandra

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 12,610 11,575 893 121 8 0 2 0 11
Male 6,414 5,901 444 54 6 0 2 0 7
Female 6,196 5,674 449 67 2 0 0 0 4

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 37.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9165. Female population growth rate of the census town is 39.7% which is 4.1% higher than male population growth rate of 35.6%. General caste population has increased by 35.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 56.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 54.2% and child population has increased by 18.3% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Dommasandra

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37.6% 35.7% 56.9% 54.2% 18.3%
Male 35.6% 34.2% 50.9% 30.6% 24.1%
Female 39.7% 37.3% 63.5% 91.3% 12.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 966 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 965, in schedule caste is 981 and in schedule tribe is 936. There are 922 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 94 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Dommasandra

Total General SC ST Child
Change 28 22 75 297 -94
2011 966 965 981 936 922
2001 938 943 906 639 1016

Literacy

Total 9481 people in the census town are literate, among them 5070 are male and 4411 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dommasandra is 84%. 89% of male and 79% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Dommasandra

Total Male Female
Change 7.9% 6.0% 10.2%
2011 84.1% 88.7% 79.4%
2001 76.2% 82.7% 69.2%

Workers profile

Dommasandra has 43% (5384) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 22% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dommasandra

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 42.7% 37.5% 5.2% 57.3%
Male 62.2% 56.6% 5.6% 37.8%
Female 22.5% 17.6% 4.8% 77.5%