Dmc (u) Ward No 157, with population of about 40 thousand is Delhi city's the 8th least populous ward, located in Defence Colony sub district of South district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 40 thousand people, among them about 21 thousand (53%) are male and about 19 thousand (47%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dmc (u) Ward No 157 is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 9197 households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dmc (u) Ward No 157

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 40,384 34,527 5,857 0 3,603
Male 21,334 18,265 3,069 0 1,831
Female 19,050 16,262 2,788 0 1,772

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 893 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 890, in schedule caste is 908. There are 968 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward.

Literacy

Total about 34 thousand people in the ward are literate, among them about 19 thousand are male and about 15 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of DMC (U) WARD NO.-0157 is 91%. 95% of male and 87% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

DMC (U) WARD NO.-0157 has 37% (about 15 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 17% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dmc (u) Ward No 157

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.2% 34.3% 2.9% 62.8%
Male 55.7% 51.8% 3.8% 44.3%
Female 16.6% 14.7% 1.9% 83.4%