Narela Tahsil, with population of about 8.1 lakh is North West district's the 2nd least populous sub district, located in North West district of the state Nct Of Delhi in India. There are 36 villages in the sub district, among them Holambi Kalan is the most populous village with population of about 42 thousand and Kankar Khera is the least populous village with population of 116. Sultan Pur Dabas is the biggest village in the sub district with an area of 8 km2 and Fateh Pur Jat is the smallest with 1 km2.

There are 20 cities in the sub district which comes under the sub district administration, those are - Delhi Municipal Corporation; Bawana (CT), Sahibabad Daulat Pur (CT), Libas Pur (CT), Siras Pur (CT) and Pehlad Pur Bangar (CT) Census Towns (limited to 5 most populous).

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 8.1 lakh people, among them about 4.4 lakh (54%) are male and about 3.7 lakh (46%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Narela tahsil is 14%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 1.6 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

The majority of the population, nearly 79% (about 6.4 lakh) live in Narela Sub District urban part and 21% (about 1.7 lakh) population live in the Narela Sub District rural part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Narela

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 809,913 654,614 155,299 0 109,475
Male 439,576 356,048 83,528 0 59,122
Female 370,337 298,566 71,771 0 50,353

Most populated Villages and Cities in Narela

Villages Cities
Name Population Name Population
Holambi Kalan 42392 Delhi 261504
Mamoor Pur 18937 Bawana (CT) 73680
Holambi Khurd 7630 Sahibabad Daulat Pur (CT) 54773
Ochandi 4687 Libas Pur (CT) 44375
Singhu 4564 Siras Pur (CT) 30445
Bazid Pur Thakran 4456 Pehlad Pur Bangar (CT) 22968
Sultan Pur Dabas 4399 Ali Pur (CT) 20332
Palla 4221 Qadi Pur (CT) 18369
Nangal Thakran 4202 Bankner (CT) 14788
Ghoga 3884 Tikri Khurd (CT) 13772

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Muslims which contribute 9% of the total population and Sikhs are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 839 in Muslims are 856 and in Sikhs are 920.

Religion wise population 2011 - Narela

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 809,913 719,023 69,269 2,814 15,852 309 2,317 22 307
Male 439,576 390,965 37,323 1,442 8,257 172 1,218 10 189
Female 370,337 328,058 31,946 1,372 7,595 137 1,099 12 118

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has increased by 61.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 5 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is 67.5% which is 10.7% higher than male population growth rate of 56.8%. General caste population has increased by 62.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 56.2% and child population has increased by 35.3% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Narela

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 61.5% 62.8% 56.2% 0% 35.3%
Male 56.8% 57.5% 53.6% 0% 33.6%
Female 67.5% 69.6% 59.2% 0% 37.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 842 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 839, in schedule caste is 859. There are 852 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the sub district. Overall sex ratio in the sub district has increased by 54 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 24 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Narela

Total General SC ST Child
Change 54 60 30 0 24
2011 842 839 859 0 852
2001 788 779 829 0 828

Villages and Cities with highest sex ratio in Narela

Literacy

Total about 5.7 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 3.3 lakh are male and about 2.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Narela is 81%. 88% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Narela

Total Male Female
Change 2.9% 1.8% 4.9%
2011 81.4% 87.7% 73.8%
2001 78.5% 85.9% 68.9%

Villages and Cities with highest literacy rate in Narela

Workers profile

Narela has 32% (about 2.6 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 9% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 8% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Narela

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.5% 29.7% 1.8% 68.5%
Male 50.3% 47.8% 2.5% 49.7%
Female 9.2% 8.2% 1.1% 90.8%

Biggest Villages and Cities in Narela