Bbmp Ward No 16, with population of about 38 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 88th least populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 38 thousand people, among them about 20 thousand (53%) are male and about 18 thousand (47%) are female. 73% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 16 is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 9191 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 16

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 37,959 27,533 9,010 1,416 3,447
Male 20,285 15,073 4,482 730 1,737
Female 17,674 12,460 4,528 686 1,710

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -38.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 61 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -39.6% which is -2.9% lower than male population growth rate of -36.7%. General caste population has decreased by -48.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 23.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 126.6% and child population has decreased by -53.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 16

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -38.1% -48.4% 23.4% 126.6% -53.1%
Male -36.7% -46% 17.6% 124.6% -54.1%
Female -39.6% -51.1% 29.7% 128.7% -52.1%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 871 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 827, in schedule caste is 1010 and in schedule tribe is 940. There are 984 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 41 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 16

Total General SC ST Child
Change -42 -86 94 17 41
2011 871 827 1010 940 984
2001 913 913 916 923 943

Literacy

Total about 32 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 18 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0016 is 92%. 96% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 16

Total Male Female
Change 10.7% 7.8% 13.6%
2011 92.5% 95.6% 88.8%
2001 81.8% 87.8% 75.2%

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0016 has 43% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 63% male and 21% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bbmp Ward No 16

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 43.2% 40.9% 2.3% 56.8%
Male 62.8% 60.4% 2.4% 37.2%
Female 20.7% 18.5% 2.1% 79.3%