Bbmp Ward No 26, with population of about 47 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 58th most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 47 thousand people, among them about 24 thousand (51%) are male and about 23 thousand (49%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 26 is 13%, 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 26

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 47,358 39,634 6,691 1,033 6,013
Male 24,328 20,447 3,355 526 3,044
Female 23,030 19,187 3,336 507 2,969

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 26.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 38 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 25.8% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of 26.7%. General caste population has increased by 61.2%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -46%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 100.2% and child population has increased by 34.6% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 26

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 26.3% 61.2% -46% 100.2% 34.6%
Male 26.7% 61.9% -46.8% 102.3% 32.7%
Female 25.8% 60.3% -45.2% 98% 36.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 947 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 938, in schedule caste is 994 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 975 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 7 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 28 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 26

Total General SC ST Child
Change -7 -10 28 -21 28
2011 947 938 994 964 975
2001 954 948 966 985 947

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.-0026 is 89%. 92% of male and 85% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 11%. 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 26

Total Male Female
Change 11.4% 8.3% 14.6%
2011 89% 92.4% 85.3%
2001 77.6% 84.1% 70.7%

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0026 has 43% (about 20 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 24% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bbmp Ward No 26

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.8% 35.9% 6.9% 57.2%
Male 61% 52.8% 8.2% 39%
Female 23.6% 18% 5.6% 76.4%