Delhi Municipal Corporation (Saraswati Vihar Part), with population of about 14.3 lakh is a part of the main city Delhi city, located in Saraswati Vihar sub district of North West district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India. There are 30 wards in the city, among them Dmc (u) Ward No 23 is the most populous ward with population of about 95 thousand and Dmc (u) Ward No 15 is the least populous ward with population of 4839.

Nearest railway station is Old Delhi Railway Station which is within the city. Na is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the city is 10 km. District head quarter of the city is Na. Delhi Secretariate is the state head quarter of the city and is 4 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 617 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40.9°C and minimum temperature goes down to 8.9°C.


The city is home to about 14.3 lakh people, among them about 7.6 lakh (53%) are male and about 6.7 lakh (47%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Delhi municipal corporation (Saraswati Vihar part) is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 3 lakh households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Delhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,428,680 1,188,888 239,792 0 155,957
Male 762,593 634,444 128,149 0 83,890
Female 666,087 554,444 111,643 0 72,067

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 873 in Muslims are 810 and in Sikhs are 945

Religion wise population 2011 - Delhi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 1,428,680 1,264,403 82,318 6,577 40,688 1,018 32,649 179 848
Male 762,593 675,098 45,468 3,151 20,918 530 16,864 96 468
Female 666,087 589,305 36,850 3,426 19,770 488 15,785 83 380

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 873 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 874, in schedule caste is 871. There are 859 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 11.2 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 6.2 lakh are male and about 5 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Delhi is 88%. 92% of male and 84% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Delhi has 34% (about 4.9 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 12% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Delhi

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.3% 33.1% 1.2% 65.7%
Male 54.1% 52.5% 1.6% 45.9%
Female 11.7% 11% 0.8% 88.3%