Delhi Municipal Corporation (Delhi Cantonment Part), with population of about 1.6 lakh is a part of the main city Delhi city, located in Delhi Cantonment sub district of South West district in the state Nct Of Delhi in India. There are 7 wards in the city, among them Dmc (u) Ward No 152 is the most populous ward with population of about 52 thousand and Dmc (u) Ward No 144 is the least populous ward with population of 140.

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 1.6 lakh people, among them about 90 thousand (55%) are male and about 73 thousand (45%) are female. 78% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Delhi municipal corporation (Delhi Cantonment part) is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 37 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Delhi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 162,934 127,176 35,758 0 17,709
Male 90,293 70,618 19,675 0 9,532
Female 72,641 56,558 16,083 0 8,177

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 804 in Muslims are 687 and in Sikhs are 962.

Religion wise population 2011 - Delhi

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 162,934 149,629 6,541 1,435 4,345 121 718 3 142
Male 90,293 82,962 3,877 727 2,215 60 381 1 70
Female 72,641 66,667 2,664 708 2,130 61 337 2 72

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 805 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 801, in schedule caste is 817. There are 858 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 1.2 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 73 thousand are male and about 52 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Delhi is 86%. 90% of male and 80% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Delhi has 36% (about 59 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 12% female population are working population. 54% 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 36.4% 34.8% 1.6% 63.6%
Male 56.3% 54.1% 2.2% 43.7%
Female 11.7% 10.8% 0.8% 88.3%