Dmc (u) Ward No 259, with population of about 46 thousand is Delhi city's the 3rd 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 46 thousand people, among them about 24 thousand (52%) are male and about 22 thousand (48%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 6% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dmc (u) Ward No 259 is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 7753 households in the ward and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dmc (u) Ward No 259

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 45,600 42,654 2,946 0 6,754
Male 23,837 22,288 1,549 0 3,482
Female 21,763 20,366 1,397 0 3,272

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 913 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 914, in schedule caste is 902. There are 940 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total about 28 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 15 thousand are male and about 12 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of DMC (U) WARD NO.-0259 is 71%. 75% of male and 66% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

DMC (U) WARD NO.-0259 has 31% (about 14 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 7% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dmc (u) Ward No 259

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.9% 29% 1.9% 69.1%
Male 52.5% 50.6% 1.9% 47.5%
Female 7.2% 5.4% 1.8% 92.8%