The ward is home to about 33 thousand people, among them about 17 thousand (51%) are male and about 16 thousand (49%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bbmp Ward No 98 is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 8276 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the ward has decreased by -37.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 53 thousand. Female population growth rate of the ward is -35.6% which is 3.4% higher than male population growth rate of -39%. General caste population has decreased by -36%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -51.5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -52.3% and child population has decreased by -45.6% in the ward since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 955 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 952, in schedule caste is 1001 and in schedule tribe is 917. There are 934 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 50 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 33 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total about 27 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 14 thousand are male and about 13 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of BBMP WARD NO.-0098 is 91%. 94% of male and 88% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has decreased by 1%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 2%.
BBMP WARD NO.-0098 has 39% (about 13 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 16% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.