Dmc (u) Ward No 159, with population of about 47 thousand is Delhi city's the 6th most 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 47 thousand people, among them about 24 thousand (52%) are male and about 22 thousand (48%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dmc (u) Ward No 159 is 7%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 11 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Dmc (u) Ward No 159

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 46,561 41,586 4,975 0 3,232
Male 24,124 21,553 2,571 0 1,707
Female 22,437 20,033 2,404 0 1,525

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 930 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 935. There are 893 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 22 thousand are male and about 19 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of DMC (U) WARD NO.-0159 is 94%. 96% of male and 91% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

DMC (U) WARD NO.-0159 has 43% (about 20 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 26% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 23% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Dmc (u) Ward No 159

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 42.6% 39.4% 3.2% 57.4%
Male 58.3% 54.7% 3.6% 41.7%
Female 25.7% 23% 2.7% 74.3%