Bbmp Ward No 05, with population of about 52 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 37th most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.


The ward is home to about 52 thousand people, among them about 27 thousand (52%) are male and about 25 thousand (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 05 is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 43.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 36 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 39.1% which is -8.4% lower than male population growth rate of 47.5%. General caste population has increased by 31.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 207.6%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 210.9% and child population has increased by 106.4% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 894, in schedule caste is 997 and in schedule tribe is 986. There are 898 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 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 118 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total about 38 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 21 thousand are male and about 17 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0005 is 83%. 88% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -10%. Male literacy has gone down by -8% and female literacy rate has gone down by -12%.

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0005 has 39% (about 20 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 19% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.