Dmc (u) Ward No 242, with population of about 62 thousand is Delhi city's the 2nd most populous ward, located in Seema Puri sub district of North East district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 62 thousand people, among them about 33 thousand (53%) are male and about 29 thousand (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dmc (u) Ward No 242 is 13%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 12 thousand households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dmc (u) Ward No 242

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 61,730 49,977 11,753 0 8,220
Male 32,666 26,513 6,153 0 4,329
Female 29,064 23,464 5,600 0 3,891

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 890 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 885, in schedule caste is 910. There are 899 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total about 41 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 23 thousand are male and about 18 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of DMC (U) WARD NO.-0242 is 76%. 81% of male and 70% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

DMC (U) WARD NO.-0242 has 31% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 11% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dmc (u) Ward No 242

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 30.8% 28.2% 2.6% 69.2%
Male 48.2% 44.4% 3.8% 51.8%
Female 11.2% 9.9% 1.3% 88.8%