Bbmp Ward No 17, with population of about 50 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 48th most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 50 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (51%) are male and about 24 thousand (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 17 is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 17

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 49,610 43,809 4,515 1,286 5,250
Male 25,404 22,372 2,373 659 2,689
Female 24,206 21,437 2,142 627 2,561

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 69.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 29 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 82.4% which is 23.7% higher than male population growth rate of 58.7%. General caste population has increased by 54%; Schedule caste population has increased by 726.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 360.9% and child population has increased by 38.4% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 17

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 69.5% 54% 726.9% 360.9% 38.4%
Male 58.7% 43.8% 685.8% 357.6% 40.9%
Female 82.4% 66.3% 777.9% 364.4% 35.9%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 953 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 958, in schedule caste is 903 and in schedule tribe is 951. There are 952 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 124 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 17

Total General SC ST Child
Change 124 129 95 13 -35
2011 953 958 903 951 952
2001 829 829 808 938 987

Literacy

Total about 40 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 21 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0017 is 89%. 92% of male and 86% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 17

Total Male Female
Change 6.7% 2.6% 12.3%
2011 89.4% 92.3% 86.3%
2001 82.7% 89.7% 74%

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0017 has 42% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 24% female population are working population. 55% 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 - Bbmp Ward No 17

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.1% 38.3% 3.8% 57.9%
Male 59.3% 54.9% 4.4% 40.7%
Female 24.1% 20.9% 3.1% 75.9%