The ward is home to about 48 thousand people, among them about 25 thousand (52%) are male and about 23 thousand (48%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 08 is 11%, 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.
Growth of population
Population of the ward has increased by 16.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 41 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 15.3% which is -3.1% lower than male population growth rate of 18.4%. General caste population has increased by 6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 353.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 312% and child population has increased by 45.3% in the ward since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 905 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 901, in schedule caste is 941 and in schedule tribe is 918. There are 944 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
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.-0008 is 88%. 91% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -5%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -5%.
BBMP WARD NO.-0008 has 44% (about 21 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 24% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.