Bbmp Ward No 08, with population of about 48 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 57th most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 48 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (52%) are male and about 23 thousand (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 08 is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 08

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 47,546 41,731 4,789 1,026 5,431
Male 24,954 21,952 2,467 535 2,794
Female 22,592 19,779 2,322 491 2,637

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 41 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 15.3% which is -3.1% lower than male population growth rate of 18.4%. General caste population has increased by 6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 353.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 312% and child population has increased by 45.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 08

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16.9% 6% 353.5% 312% 45.3%
Male 18.4% 7.7% 330.5% 328% 45%
Female 15.3% 4.2% 380.7% 296% 45.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 905 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 901, in schedule caste is 941 and in schedule tribe is 918. There are 944 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has decreased by 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 08

Total General SC ST Child
Change -24 -30 98 -74 4
2011 905 901 941 918 944
2001 929 931 843 992 940

Literacy

Total about 37 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 20 thousand are male and about 17 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0008 is 88%. 91% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -5%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 08

Total Male Female
Change -5.4% -5.2% -5.7%
2011 87.6% 91.2% 83.6%
2001 93% 96.4% 89.3%

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0008 has 44% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 24% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bbmp Ward No 08

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.5% 38.5% 5% 56.5%
Male 61.4% 55.7% 5.7% 38.6%
Female 23.8% 19.5% 4.3% 76.2%