Bangalore North Taluka, with population of about 3.5 lakh is Bangalore district's the 3rd least populous sub district, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India. There are 189 villages in the sub district, among them Bagalur is the most populous village with population of about 10 thousand and Challamakunte is the least populous village with population of 3. Hesaraghatta Grass Farm is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 12 km2 and Kodipalya is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 6 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike Municipal Corporation and Out Growth; Chikkabanavara, Hunasamaranahalli, Madanaiyakanahalli, Chikkabidarakallu and Kadigenahalli Census Towns.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 3.5 lakh people, among them about 1.9 lakh (53%) are male and about 1.7 lakh (47%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bangalore North taluka is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 86 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 77% (about 2.7 lakh) live in Bangalore North Sub District rural part and 23% (about 82 thousand) population live in the Bangalore North Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bangalore North

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 352,420 273,089 66,815 12,516 40,487
Male 185,978 145,600 33,896 6,482 20,837
Female 166,442 127,489 32,919 6,034 19,650

Most populated Villages and Cities in Bangalore North

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Bagalur 10320 Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike 23723
Madavara 8742 Chikkabanavara 14409
Kachohalli 8347 Hunasamaranahalli 13389
Hesaraghatta 8166 Madanaiyakanahalli 12563
Machohalli 6468 Chikkabidarakallu 11554
Siddanahosahalli 6165 Kadigenahalli 6587
Chikkajala 6154
Kadabagere 5235
Heggadadevanapura 4820
Dasanapura 4551

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 5% 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 895 in Muslims are 892 and in Christians are 879.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bangalore North

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 352,420 325,108 18,662 6,901 358 106 335 1 949
Male 185,978 171,524 9,866 3,673 202 62 164 0 487
Female 166,442 153,584 8,796 3,228 156 44 171 1 462

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -57.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 8.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -57.2% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of -57.8%. General caste population has decreased by -60.6%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -43%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -34.6% and child population has decreased by -62.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bangalore North

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -57.5% -60.6% -43% -34.6% -62.3%
Male -57.8% -60.7% -43.8% -35.3% -62.2%
Female -57.2% -60.6% -42.1% -33.8% -62.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 895 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 876, in schedule caste is 971 and in schedule tribe is 931. There are 943 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 12 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bangalore North

Total General SC ST Child
Change 12 4 28 21 -3
2011 895 876 971 931 943
2001 883 872 943 910 946

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bangalore North

Literacy

Total about 2.5 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 1.4 lakh are male and about 1.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bangalore North is 81%. 87% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bangalore North

Total Male Female
Change 1.2% 0.6% 1.9%
2011 80.8% 86.8% 74%
2001 79.6% 86.2% 72.1%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bangalore North

Workers profile

Bangalore North has 44% (about 1.5 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 24% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 20% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bangalore North

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 44% 39% 5% 56%
Male 61.5% 56.1% 5.4% 38.5%
Female 24.4% 19.9% 4.5% 75.6%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bangalore North