Dmc (u) Ward No 217, with population of about 59 thousand is Delhi city's the 5th most populous ward, located in Preet Vihar sub district of East district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 59 thousand people, among them about 32 thousand (53%) are male and about 27 thousand (47%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dmc (u) Ward No 217 is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 13 thousand households in the ward and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dmc (u) Ward No 217

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 58,964 53,110 5,854 0 7,042
Male 31,506 28,357 3,149 0 3,807
Female 27,458 24,753 2,705 0 3,235

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 872 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 873, in schedule caste is 859. There are 850 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total about 47 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 26 thousand are male and about 21 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of DMC (U) WARD NO.-0217 is 91%. 95% of male and 86% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

DMC (U) WARD NO.-0217 has 33% (about 19 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 10% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dmc (u) Ward No 217

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 32.9% 31.7% 1.2% 67.1%
Male 52.9% 51.2% 1.8% 47.1%
Female 10% 9.3% 0.6% 90%