Delhi Municipal Corporation (Preet Vihar Part), with population of about 6.4 lakh is a part of the main city Delhi city, located in Preet Vihar sub district of East district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India. There are 14 wards in the city, among them Dmc (u) Ward No 223 is the most populous ward with population of about 80 thousand and Dmc (u) Ward No 214 is the least populous ward with population of 7167.

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 6.4 lakh people, among them about 3.4 lakh (53%) are male and about 3 lakh (47%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Delhi municipal corporation (Preet Vihar part) is 11%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 1.4 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 644,194 552,514 91,680 0 72,938
Male 343,908 295,492 48,416 0 38,977
Female 300,286 257,022 43,264 0 33,961

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 84% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 3% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 870 in Muslims are 847 and in Sikhs are 947

Religion wise population 2011 - Delhi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 644,194 540,097 64,924 6,581 19,555 1,296 11,372 69 300
Male 343,908 288,799 35,153 3,213 10,042 698 5,809 42 152
Female 300,286 251,298 29,771 3,368 9,513 598 5,563 27 148

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 870, in schedule caste is 894. There are 871 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 5.2 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 2.9 lakh are male and about 2.3 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Delhi is 90%. 94% of male and 86% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Delhi has 34% (about 2.2 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 34.4% 32.9% 1.5% 65.6%
Male 53.7% 51.8% 1.9% 46.3%
Female 12.4% 11.3% 1% 87.6%