Bbmp Ward No 18, with population of about 35 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 60th least populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 35 thousand people, among them about 18 thousand (51%) are male and about 17 thousand (49%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 18 is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 9058 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 18

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35,122 30,498 3,883 741 3,378
Male 18,075 15,701 1,985 389 1,764
Female 17,047 14,797 1,898 352 1,614

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 36.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 26 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 40.8% which is 8.3% higher than male population growth rate of 32.5%. General caste population has increased by 30.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 93.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 130.8% and child population has increased by 21.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 18

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 36.4% 30.2% 93.8% 130.8% 21.3%
Male 32.5% 26.3% 94.6% 113.7% 22.2%
Female 40.8% 34.8% 92.9% 153.2% 20.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 943 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 942, in schedule caste is 956 and in schedule tribe is 905. There are 915 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 55 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 15 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 18

Total General SC ST Child
Change 55 59 -9 141 -15
2011 943 942 956 905 915
2001 888 883 965 764 930

Literacy

Total about 29 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0018 is 92%. 94% of male and 89% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 18

Total Male Female
Change 3.9% 1.7% 6.7%
2011 91.5% 94.1% 88.8%
2001 87.6% 92.4% 82.1%

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0018 has 43% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 26% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bbmp Ward No 18

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.8% 37.5% 5.4% 57.2%
Male 58.8% 53.4% 5.4% 41.2%
Female 25.9% 20.6% 5.3% 74.1%