Dmc (u) Ward No 248, with population of about 60 thousand is Delhi city's the most populous ward, located in Shahdara sub district of North East district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 60 thousand people, among them about 31 thousand (52%) are male and about 29 thousand (48%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dmc (u) Ward No 248 is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dmc (u) Ward No 248

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 59,802 50,091 9,711 0 7,033
Male 31,022 26,045 4,977 0 3,700
Female 28,780 24,046 4,734 0 3,333

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 928 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 923, in schedule caste is 951. There are 901 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total about 46 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 25 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of DMC (U) WARD NO.-0248 is 86%. 90% of male and 82% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

DMC (U) WARD NO.-0248 has 31% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 8% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dmc (u) Ward No 248

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.5% 30.2% 1.2% 68.5%
Male 53.1% 51.5% 1.6% 46.9%
Female 8.2% 7.3% 0.8% 91.8%