Bangalore South Taluka, with population of about 2.1 lakh is Bangalore district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India. There are 97 villages in the sub district, among them Kaggalipura is the most populous village with population of about 12 thousand and Venkatapura is the least populous village with population of 14. Badamanavarthekaval is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 30 km2 and Kethohalli Ramapura is the smallest with 0 km2.

There are 3 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Konappana Agrahara and Kumbalagodu Census Towns and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike Municipal Corporation and Out Growth.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 2.1 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (53%) are male and about 96 thousand (47%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bangalore South taluka is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 51 thousand households in the sub district and an average 4 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 75% (about 1.5 lakh) live in Bangalore South Sub District rural part and 25% (about 51 thousand) population live in the Bangalore South Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bangalore South

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 205,274 162,505 36,090 6,679 23,930
Male 109,255 87,317 18,431 3,507 12,409
Female 96,019 75,188 17,659 3,172 11,521

Most populated Villages and Cities in Bangalore South

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Kaggalipura 12452 Konappana Agrahara 20622
Agara 7758 Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike 19951
Kambipura 7018 Kumbalagodu 10178
Tavarekere 6989
Doddanagamangala 5017
Hommadevanahalli 4777
Somanahalli 4655
Channenahalli 4199
Ramohalli 3975
Badamanavarthekaval 3912

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 88% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 7% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 4% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 874 in Muslims are 894 and in Christians are 976.

Religion wise population 2011 - Bangalore South

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 205,274 181,121 14,425 8,460 146 28 166 5 923
Male 109,255 96,675 7,617 4,282 110 17 92 1 461
Female 96,019 84,446 6,808 4,178 36 11 74 4 462

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -79.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -79.9% which is -0.4% lower than male population growth rate of -79.5%. General caste population has decreased by -80.4%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -78.2%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -53.1% and child population has decreased by -81.5% in the sub district since last census.

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

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -79.7% -80.4% -78.2% -53.1% -81.5%
Male -79.5% -80.2% -78.2% -53.4% -81.3%
Female -79.9% -80.7% -78.3% -52.8% -81.6%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 879 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 861, in schedule caste is 958 and in schedule tribe is 904. There are 928 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 decreased by 17 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 13 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bangalore South

Total General SC ST Child
Change -17 -23 -4 11 -13
2011 879 861 958 904 928
2001 896 884 962 893 941

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Bangalore South

Villages Cities
Name Sex Ratio Name Sex Ratio
Doddabele 1127 Kumbalagodu 863
Marenahalli 1078 Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike 808
Kethohalli Ramapura 1059 Konappana Agrahara 761
Kenchanapura 1056
Thattaguppe 1055
Seshagiripura 1050
Ganapathihalli 1044
Chinnakurchi 1043
Varthur 1041
Gonipura 1039

Literacy

Total about 1.4 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 82 thousand are male and about 60 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bangalore South is 78%. 85% of male and 71% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bangalore South

Total Male Female
Change -0.1% -0.3% -0.2%
2011 78.4% 84.5% 71.3%
2001 78.5% 84.8% 71.5%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Bangalore South

Workers profile

Bangalore South has 48% (about 98 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 64% male and 29% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bangalore South

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 47.5% 42.5% 5% 52.5%
Male 64% 58.6% 5.4% 36%
Female 28.8% 24.3% 4.5% 71.2%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Bangalore South