Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike Municipal Corporation And Out Growth, with population of about 85 lakh is Bangalore district's only municipal corporation and out growth located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike municipal corporation and out growth is 741 km2. Population density of the city is 11470 persons per km2. There are 209 wards in the city, among them Bbmp Ward No 25 is the most populous ward with population of about 95 thousand and Suggatta (og) Ward No 208 (rural Mdds Code:612953) is the least populous ward with population of 779.

District head quarter of the city is Bangalore. Bangalore is the state head quarter of the city. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 808.44 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 38.9°C and minimum temperature goes down to 8°C.

The city is divided into 5 parts, the parts are - Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (Part 1), Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (Part 2), Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (Part 3) and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (Part 4) Municipal Corporation and Out Growths and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The city is home to about 85 lakh people, among them about 44.2 lakh (52%) are male and about 40.8 lakh (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike municipal corporation and out growth is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 21.1 lakh households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 8,495,492 8,495,492 966,434 156,214 923,002
Male 4,420,006 3,849,345 489,497 81,164 475,228
Female 4,075,486 3,523,499 476,937 75,050 447,774

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 79% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 14% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 6% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 913 in Muslims are 929 and in Christians are 1021.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 8,495,492 6,700,092 1,181,077 476,834 12,412 5,150 82,197 486 37,244
Male 4,420,006 3,501,860 612,285 235,986 6,939 2,796 41,912 257 17,971
Female 4,075,486 3,198,232 568,792 240,848 5,473 2,354 40,285 229 19,273

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 922 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 915, in schedule caste is 974 and in schedule tribe is 925. There are 942 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.

Literacy

Total about 67.2 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 36.2 lakh are male and about 31 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike is 89%. 92% of male and 85% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has 44% (about 37.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 24% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 43.8% 39.9% 3.9% 56.2%
Male 61.7% 57.4% 4.3% 38.3%
Female 24.3% 20.8% 3.5% 75.7%