Bbmp Ward No 55, with population of about 34 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 49th least populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 34 thousand people, among them about 18 thousand (54%) are male and about 16 thousand (46%) are female. 83% 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 55 is 12%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 8638 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 55

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 33,946 28,324 4,851 771 4,051
Male 18,302 15,355 2,513 434 2,000
Female 15,644 12,969 2,338 337 2,051

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -69.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.1 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is -70.8% which is -1.9% lower than male population growth rate of -68.9%. General caste population has decreased by -73.3%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -9.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -25.9% and child population has decreased by -68.1% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 55

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -69.8% -73.3% -9.7% -25.9% -68.1%
Male -68.9% -72.3% -8.6% -21.9% -69.1%
Female -70.8% -74.3% -10.9% -30.5% -67%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 855 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 845, in schedule caste is 930 and in schedule tribe is 776. There are 1026 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 57 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 65 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 55

Total General SC ST Child
Change -57 -66 -25 -96 65
2011 855 845 930 776 1026
2001 912 911 955 872 961

Literacy

Total about 26 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0055 is 88%. 92% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 55

Total Male Female
Change 2.7% 2.0% 3.1%
2011 88.2% 92.1% 83.6%
2001 85.5% 90.1% 80.5%

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0055 has 45% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 65% male and 21% female population are working population. 63% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bbmp Ward No 55

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45% 42.8% 2.2% 55%
Male 65.3% 63% 2.3% 34.7%
Female 21.3% 19.1% 2.2% 78.7%