Dmc (u) Ward No 257, with population of about 57 thousand is Delhi city's the 5th most populous ward, located in Seelam Pur sub district of North East district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 57 thousand people, among them about 30 thousand (53%) are male and about 27 thousand (47%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dmc (u) Ward No 257 is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 9471 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dmc (u) Ward No 257

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 56,775 54,539 2,236 0 7,612
Male 29,828 28,661 1,167 0 4,059
Female 26,947 25,878 1,069 0 3,553

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 903 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 903, in schedule caste is 916. There are 875 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total about 42 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 23 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of DMC (U) WARD NO.-0257 is 86%. 91% of male and 81% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

DMC (U) WARD NO.-0257 has 28% (about 16 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 5% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dmc (u) Ward No 257

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 28.5% 26.3% 2.2% 71.5%
Male 49.4% 46.2% 3.2% 50.6%
Female 5.3% 4.3% 1% 94.7%