Bbmp Ward No 40, with population of about 73 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 4th most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.


The ward is home to about 73 thousand people, among them about 38 thousand (53%) are male and about 34 thousand (47%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 40 is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 20 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 184.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 26 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 180.4% which is -7.2% lower than male population growth rate of 187.6%. General caste population has increased by 161.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 384.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1439.4% and child population has increased by 221.6% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 892 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 885, in schedule caste is 944 and in schedule tribe is 936. There are 936 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 23 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 17 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total about 55 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 31 thousand are male and about 24 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0040 is 86%. 90% of male and 81% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -1% and female literacy rate has gone down by -3%.

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0040 has 51% (about 37 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 66% male and 34% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 29% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.