Rajouri Garden Tahsil, with population of about 4.8 lakh is West district's the least populous sub district, located in West district of the state Nct Of Delhi in India.

There is only one city in the sub district that comes under the sub district administration which is Delhi Municipal Corporation.

Demographics

The sub district is home to about 4.8 lakh people, among them about 2.6 lakh (54%) are male and about 2.2 lakh (46%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajouri Garden tahsil is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are about 1 lakh households in the sub district and an average 5 persons live in every family.

100% population of Rajouri Garden tahsil live in the Rajouri Garden Sub District urban part.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajouri Garden

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 481,632 426,280 55,352 0 47,958
Male 259,232 228,865 30,367 0 25,617
Female 222,400 197,415 24,985 0 22,341

Most populated Cities in Rajouri Garden

Cities
Name Population
Delhi 481632

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the sub district followed by Sikhs which contribute 18% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 4% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 849 in Sikhs are 945 and in Muslims are 642.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rajouri Garden

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 481,632 370,039 19,760 4,897 84,321 201 2,109 78 227
Male 259,232 200,113 12,031 2,368 43,352 111 1,087 45 125
Female 222,400 169,926 7,729 2,529 40,969 90 1,022 33 102

Growth of population

Population of the sub district has decreased by -54.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 10.6 lakh. Female population growth rate of the sub district is -54.1% which is 1.2% higher than male population growth rate of -55.3%. General caste population has decreased by -54%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -60.1% and child population has decreased by -66.8% in the sub district since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Rajouri Garden

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -54.8% -54% -60.1% 0% -66.8%
Male -55.3% -54.7% -59.5% 0% -66.9%
Female -54.1% -53.1% -60.7% 0% -66.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 858 females per 1000 male in the sub district. Sex ratio in general caste is 863, in schedule caste is 823. There are 872 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 22 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Rajouri Garden

Total General SC ST Child
Change 22 29 -26 0 4
2011 858 863 823 0 872
2001 836 834 849 0 868

Cities with highest sex ratio in Rajouri Garden

Cities
Name Sex Ratio
Delhi 858

Literacy

Total about 3.8 lakh people in the sub district are literate, among them about 2.1 lakh are male and about 1.7 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajouri Garden is 87%. 90% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the sub district has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 5%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Rajouri Garden

Total Male Female
Change 3.1% 1.2% 5.3%
2011 87.5% 90.1% 84.4%
2001 84.4% 88.9% 79.1%

Cities with highest literacy rate in Rajouri Garden

Cities
Name Literacy Rate %
Delhi 87

Workers profile

Rajouri Garden has 37% (about 1.8 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 15% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajouri Garden

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37.4% 36.2% 1.2% 62.6%
Male 56.3% 54.8% 1.5% 43.7%
Female 15.3% 14.6% 0.7% 84.7%

Biggest Cities in Rajouri Garden

Cities
Name Area (Km2)
Delhi 561.3