Bbmp Ward No 56, with population of about 43 thousand is Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike city's the 76th most populous ward, located in Bangalore district of the state Karnataka in India.


The ward is home to about 43 thousand people, among them about 23 thousand (52%) are male and about 21 thousand (48%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 56 is 12%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the ward has decreased by -50.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 87 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -50.7% which is -0.9% lower than male population growth rate of -49.8%. General caste population has decreased by -57.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 53.6%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -42.6% and child population has decreased by -51.7% in the ward since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 919 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 905, in schedule caste is 974 and in schedule tribe is 975. There are 983 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 3 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total about 34 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 19 thousand are male and about 16 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0056 is 90%. 92% of male and 87% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Workers profile

BBMP WARD NO.-0056 has 42% (about 18 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 21% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 19% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.