Bbmp Ward No 48, with population of about 36 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 68th least populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 36 thousand people, among them about 18 thousand (51%) are male and about 18 thousand (49%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 20% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 48 is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 7419 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 48

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 35,814 28,271 7,118 425 4,885
Male 18,235 14,411 3,605 219 2,546
Female 17,579 13,860 3,513 206 2,339

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -16.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 43 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -15.6% which is 1.9% higher than male population growth rate of -17.5%. General caste population has decreased by -12.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -29.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 22.8% and child population has decreased by -9% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 48

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -16.6% -12.9% -29.5% 22.8% -9%
Male -17.5% -14.3% -29.8% 44.1% -7.8%
Female -15.6% -11.5% -29.2% 6.2% -10.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 964 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 974 and in schedule tribe is 941. There are 919 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 26 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 48

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 30 7 -335 -26
2011 964 962 974 941 919
2001 942 932 967 1276 945

Literacy

Total about 25 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0048 is 82%. 83% of male and 81% 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 48

Total Male Female
Change 11.3% 8.2% 14.4%
2011 82% 82.9% 81%
2001 70.7% 74.7% 66.6%

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0048 has 35% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 13% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% 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 48

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.1% 30% 5% 64.9%
Male 56.2% 49.3% 6.9% 43.8%
Female 13.1% 10% 3.1% 86.9%