Bbmp Ward No 23, with population of about 60 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 20th most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 60 thousand people, among them about 31 thousand (51%) are male and about 30 thousand (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 23 is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 23

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 60,483 53,342 6,567 574 8,309
Male 30,930 27,363 3,268 299 4,213
Female 29,553 25,979 3,299 275 4,096

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 70.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 75.7% which is 9.8% higher than male population growth rate of 65.9%. General caste population has increased by 60%; Schedule caste population has increased by 229.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 310% and child population has increased by 111.9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 23

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 70.5% 60% 229.3% 310% 111.9%
Male 65.9% 56.1% 212.1% 346.3% 108.6%
Female 75.7% 64.4% 248.4% 276.7% 115.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 949, in schedule caste is 1009 and in schedule tribe is 920. There are 972 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 52 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 23

Total General SC ST Child
Change 52 47 105 -170 30
2011 955 949 1009 920 972
2001 903 902 904 1090 942

Literacy

Total about 45 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 24 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0023 is 87%. 89% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -1%. Male literacy has gone down by -4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 23

Total Male Female
Change -1.6% -4.5% 1.9%
2011 86.7% 88.7% 84.7%
2001 88.3% 93.2% 82.8%

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0023 has 35% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bbmp Ward No 23

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.7% 31.7% 3.1% 65.3%
Male 56.3% 52.8% 3.5% 43.7%
Female 12.2% 9.5% 2.7% 87.8%