The ward is home to about 37 thousand people, among them about 19 thousand (51%) are male and about 18 thousand (49%) are female. 63% of the whole population are from general caste, 36% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 79 is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 9052 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the ward has increased by 6.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 35 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is 9.1% which is 4.8% higher than male population growth rate of 4.3%. General caste population has decreased by -29.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 851.1%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -13.8% and child population has decreased by -7.1% in the ward since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 972 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 966, in schedule caste is 984 and in schedule tribe is 956. There are 962 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 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 60 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 14 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0079 is 87%. 91% of male and 83% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.
BBMP WARD NO.-0079 has 44% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 28% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.