Bbmp Ward No 47, with population of about 42 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 82nd most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.


The ward is home to about 42 thousand people, among them about 22 thousand (52%) are male and about 20 thousand (48%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 47 is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 8941 households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 27.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 33 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 35.4% which is 13.7% higher than male population growth rate of 21.7%. General caste population has increased by 10.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 275.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 287% and child population has increased by 66.2% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 921 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 907, in schedule caste is 981 and in schedule tribe is 972. There are 945 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 93 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 9 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total about 29 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 13 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0047 is 79%. 81% of male and 77% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by -9%. Male literacy has gone down by -10% and female literacy rate has gone down by -7%.

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0047 has 39% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 17% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.