District Statistical Office


In Karnataka, the Statistical department was established during the year 1944 by the princely State of Mysore and has gradually developed into a department which is of the present order. The department of statistics was under the administrative control of Agriculture Department up to 1954. The government has Recognized the importance of statistics as one of the important tool for decision making in the expanding area of development programs, it was considered to amalgamate all statistical works of agriculture, public health and administration and intelligence section from the secretariat department to form a separate department in 1955, the District statistical offices were established in all the districts.


District statistical Office which is the part of state statistical system, working for development and regulations of statistical system at district level. Being one of the essential tool to the government for engage pro government programs inside and outside of the district through integrity, confidentiality of statistical system,achieving perfection and providing statistics with in the time.

  1. Birth and death Registration: As per Birth and Death Registration Act-1969, Birth and death Online certificates are issuing to public through Departments of Revenue, health and Urban local bodies in ‘E-Janma’ Online application from Febrary 2015.
  2. Karnataka Raitha Suraksha pradhanamanthri Pasal Bhima(vima) yojana: Conducting Crop cutting experiments under Karnataka Raitha Suraksha Pradhanamanthri Pasal Bhima(vima) Yojana the main Purpose of this scheme is to providing the insurance for crops, if loss of crops due to natural calamities or various disease. District statistical office is acting as Nodal agency at district level for Conducting crop cutting experiments which are conducted by departments of agriculture, horticulture and Revenue.
  3. Crop Reconciliation report: In 2005-06 Various crops reconciliation system brought to reconcile the crop area at village/hobli/taluk levels. Under this system concerned departments like agriculture, horticulture and Revenue officers reconciles the crop areas seasonally.
  4. Publications : Directorate of Economics and Statistics is one of the department which is providing information to the government and public among the various departments of state government. Department of Economics and Statistics would have published District at a glance and social and Economic review Avalokana which is very use full to public regarding Socio-Economic activities.


Name and Address of the Department

District Statistical Office, Bangalore Urban District

No.#29,Kariobanahalli,Yeshwanthapura Hobli,

Bangalore North Taluk,

Nagasandra Post, Bengaluru-560073.

Name and Designation of the Head of the Department

Mr. Madhuram N.

Director, Directorate of Economics & Statiscs.

Mr. K.S. Ramesh,

District Statistical Officer, Bangalore urban District.

Contact Phone Number



Website address of the department

Brief note on objective, roles and responsibilities of the department

Decision making. supervisory managerial functions,  research oriented duties, imparting training, analysis, computation or estimation of statistical parameters.

Handling of 647 registration of Birth and Death units (civil registration systems) and National Sample survey is conducted every year scheme wise.

Collection of following Statistical data from Hobli, Panchayat and Taluk level. Compel and consolidate the same and submit to the Head office i.e., Directorate of Economics and Statistics.

  •     Birth and Death Registration
  •     Crop cutting experiment/ Crop estimation survey
  •     Crop Insurance survey,     
  •     National Sample survey,
  •     Retail and whole sale prices
  •     Conducting surveys like Industrial surveys,
  •     Hostel survey. economic census etc.,

Brief note on major activities, events if any Photographs(5-6 no)audio files, video files along with necessary description of the event may be attached with the email.

  • Conducting surveys on crop cutting experiments for every season
  • Collecting statistical details from all departments including BBMP to publish “District at a Glance” every year. These information will be extract while preparing “Karnataka at a Glance”
  • Training s are conducted every year to village accountants, PHC and CMS staffs regarding online registration of Birth & death in e-janma software.
  • Celebrating the Birth day of Prof Mahalanobis as statistical Day every year on 26th  of June

Latest and up to date information of Implementing, of department schemes, implementation Status etc.,

Implementing, designing of surveys/census

Grievance redressal mechanism by the department

All Grievances are handled in Head office i.e. , Directorate of Economics and Statistics

Feed back by citizens – If any mechanism provided by department(SMS, e-mail address, software etc.,)

 No such feed back by citizens.