Delhi Municipal Corporation (Shahdara Part), with population of about 2.3 lakh is a part of the main city Delhi city, located in Shahdara sub district of North East district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India. There are 7 wards in the city, among them Dmc (u) Ward No 248 is the most populous ward with population of about 60 thousand and Dmc (u) Ward No 236 is the least populous ward with population of 2478.

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 2.3 lakh people, among them about 1.2 lakh (52%) are male and about 1.1 lakh (48%) are female. 87% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Delhi municipal corporation (Shahdara part) is 12%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 43 thousand 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 231,272 201,299 29,973 0 27,572
Male 121,221 105,580 15,641 0 14,846
Female 110,051 95,719 14,332 0 12,726

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 70% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 23% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 4% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 901 in Muslims are 912 and in Jains are 954

Religion wise population 2011 - Delhi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 231,272 162,449 52,537 544 7,326 390 7,889 7 130
Male 121,221 85,447 27,476 258 3,724 200 4,037 3 76
Female 110,051 77,002 25,061 286 3,602 190 3,852 4 54

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 907, in schedule caste is 916. There are 857 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 1.8 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 96 thousand are male and about 80 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Delhi is 86%. 90% of male and 82% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Delhi has 31% (about 72 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 8% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% 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 31.3% 30% 1.3% 68.7%
Male 52.5% 50.8% 1.6% 47.5%
Female 8.1% 7.1% 1% 91.9%