Bbmp Ward No 159, with population of about 41 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 92nd most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 41 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (52%) are male and about 20 thousand (48%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 159 is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 10 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Bbmp Ward No 159

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40,771 36,466 3,554 751 4,281
Male 21,051 18,866 1,786 399 2,274
Female 19,720 17,600 1,768 352 2,007

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 937 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 933, in schedule caste is 990 and in schedule tribe is 882. There are 883 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total about 33 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 18 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0159 is 90%. 93% of male and 87% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0159 has 41% (about 17 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 20% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Bbmp Ward No 159

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.8% 33.9% 6.9% 59.2%
Male 60.1% 51% 9.2% 39.9%
Female 20.2% 15.8% 4.4% 79.8%