New Delhi District Population, Caste, Religion Data (Delhi) - Census 2011

New Delhi district of Delhi has a total population of 142,004 as per the Census 2011. Out of which 77,942 are males while 64,062 are females. In 2011 there were a total 33,208 families residing in New Delhi district. The Average Sex Ratio of New Delhi district is 822.

New Delhi district, Delhi

As per Census 2011 out of total population, 100% people live in Urban areas while 0% live in the Rural areas. The average literacy rate in urban areas is 88.3% while that in rural areas is NaN%. Also the Sex Ratio of Urban areas in New Delhi district is 822 while that of Rural areas is NaN.

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in New Delhi district is 12760 which is 9% of the total population. There are 6738 male children and 6022 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of New Delhi is 894 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (822) of New Delhi district.

The total literacy rate of New Delhi district is 88.34%. The male literacy rate is 84.27% and the female literacy rate is 75.71% in New Delhi district.

Sex Ratio

To facilitate the administration, New Delhi district is further divided into 3 Tehsils (Taluka/Tehsil/Tahsil) which are administrative divisions denoting sub-districts. Tehsils consists of multiple villages and a few towns.

New Delhi Data as per Census 2011

As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about New Delhi district.

Total Male Female
Children (Age 0-6) 12,760 6,738 6,022
Literacy 88.34% 84.27% 75.71%
Scheduled Caste 33,245 17,885 15,360
Scheduled Tribe 0 0 0
Illiterate 27,825 12,264 15,561

Caste-wise Population - New Delhi district

Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 23.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in New Delhi district of Delhi.

Total Male Female
Schedule Caste 33,245 17,885 15,360
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0

Religion-wise Population - New Delhi district

Religion Total Male Female
Hindu 124,482 (87.66%) 68,371 56,111
Muslim 8,480 (5.97%) 4,894 3,586
Christian 4,852 (3.42%) 2,369 2,483
Sikh 2,933 (2.07%) 1,686 1,247
Buddhist 312 (0.22%) 155 157
Jain 679 (0.48%) 318 361
Other Religion 66 (0.05%) 41 25
No Religion Specified 200 (0.14%) 108 92

Literacy Rate - New Delhi district

The total literacy rate of New Delhi district was 88.34% in 2011 which is greater than average literacy rate 86.21% of Delhi. Population-wise, out of total 114,179 literates, males were 65,678 while females were 48,501. Also the male literacy rate was 92.24% and the female literacy rate was 83.56% in New Delhi district.

  New Delhi district Delhi
Female 83.56% 80.76%
Male 92.24% 90.94%
Total 88.34% 86.21%

Sex Ratio - New Delhi district

The Sex Ratio of New Delhi district is 822 . Thus for every 1000 men there were 822 females in New Delhi district. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 894 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio ( 822 ) of New Delhi district.

Population Density - New Delhi district

The total area of New Delhi district is 35 km2. Thus the density of New Delhi district is 4,057 people per square kilometer. As per the initial provisional data of Census 2011, around 35 sq. km. area is under urban region while 0 sq. km. is under rural region.

Urban/Rural Population - New Delhi district

As per the Census 2011 out of total population of New Delhi, 100% people lived in urban regions while 0% in rural areas. The total urban population was 142,004 out of which 77,942 were males while the remaining 64,062 were females. In rural areas of New Delhi, male population was 0 while the female population was 0.

The average sex ratio in urban regions of New Delhi was 822 females per 1000 males. Also the Child (0-6 age) sex ration of urban areas in New Delhi was 894 girls per 1000 boys. Thus the total children (0-6 age) living in urban areas of New Delhi were 12,760 which is 8.99% of total urban population. Similarly the average sex ratio in rural areas of New Delhi was NaN females per 1000 males. The Child sex ratio of rural areas in New Delhi was NaN girls per 1000 boys.

The average literacy rate in New Delhi for urban regions was 88.34 percent in which males were 92.24% literate while female literacy stood at 83.56%. The total literate population of New Delhi was 114,179. Similarly in rural areas of New Delhi, the average literacy rate was NaN percent. Out of which the literacy rate of males and females stood at NaN% and NaN% respectively. Total literates in rural areas of New Delhi were 0.

Rural Urban
Population % 0% 100%
Total population 0 142,004
Male population 0 77,942
Female population 0 64,062
Sex ratio NaN 822
Child sex ratio (0-6 age) NaN 894
Child population 0 12,760
Literates 0 114,179
Average literacy NaN% 88.34%
Male literacy NaN% 92.24%
Female literacy NaN% 83.56%

Child Population - New Delhi district

According to Census 2011, there were 12,760 children between age 0 to 6 years in New Delhi district. Out of which 6,738 were male while 6,022 were female.

Working Population - New Delhi district

In New Delhi district out of total population, 59,541 were engaged in work activities. 94.8% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.2% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 59,541 workers engaged in Main Work, 80 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 223 were Agricultural labourers.

Total Male Female
Main Workers 56,471 44,916 11,555
Cultivators 80 59 21
Agriculture Labourer 223 168 55
Household Industries 962 689 273
Other Workers 55,206 44,000 11,206
Marginal Workers 3,070 2,024 1,046
Non Working 82,463 31,002 51,461

Nearby Districts from New Delhi

Below are the list of Districts near New Delhi district in Delhi.

New Delhi district Map