West Delhi District : Census 2011 data

An official Census 2011 detail of West Delhi, a district of Delhi has been released by Directorate of Census Operations in Delhi. Enumeration of key persons was also done by census officials in West Delhi District of Delhi.

In 2011, West Delhi had population of 2,543,243 of which male and female were 1,356,240 and 1,187,003 respectively. In 2001 census, West Delhi had a population of 2,128,908 of which males were 1,163,084 and remaining 965,824 were females. West Delhi District population constituted 15.15 percent of total Maharashtra population. In 2001 census, this figure for West Delhi District was at 15.11 percent of Maharashtra population.

There was change of 19.46 percent in the population compared to population as per 2001. In the previous census of India 2001, West Delhi District recorded increase of 48.56 percent to its population compared to 1991.

West Delhi Table Data

Description 2011 2001
Actual Population 2,543,243 2,128,908
Male 1,356,240 1,163,084
Female 1,187,003 965,824
Population Growth 19.46% 48.56%
Area Sq. Km 130 130
Density/km2 19,563 16,251
Proportion to Delhi Population 15.15% 15.11%
Sex Ratio (Per 1000) 875 830
Child Sex Ratio (0-6 Age) 872 859
Average Literacy 86.98 83.39
Male Literacy 91.00 87.85
Female Literacy 82.39 77.99
Total Child Population (0-6 Age) 288,421 289,668
Male Population (0-6 Age) 154,088 155,806
Female Population (0-6 Age) 134,333 133,862
Literates 1,961,179 1,533,738
Male Literates 1,093,933 884,861
Female Literates 867,246 648,877
Child Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.34% 13.61%
Boys Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.36% 13.40%
Girls Proportion (0-6 Age) 11.32% 13.86%

West Delhi District Density 2011

The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that density of West Delhi district for 2011 is 19,563 people per sq. km. In 2001, West Delhi district density was at 16,251 people per sq. km. West Delhi district administers 130 square kilometers of areas.

West Delhi Literacy Rate 2011

Average literacy rate of West Delhi in 2011 were 86.98 compared to 83.39 of 2001. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy were 91.00 and 82.39 respectively. For 2001 census, same figures stood at 87.85 and 77.99 in West Delhi District. Total literate in West Delhi District were 1,961,179 of which male and female were 1,093,933 and 867,246 respectively. In 2001, West Delhi District had 1,533,738 in its district.

West Delhi Sex Ratio 2011

With regards to Sex Ratio in West Delhi, it stood at 875 per 1000 male compared to 2001 census figure of 830. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In 2011 census, child sex ratio is 872 girls per 1000 boys compared to figure of 859 girls per 1000 boys of 2001 census data.

West Delhi Child Population 2011

In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected for all districts including West Delhi. There were total 288,421 children under age of 0-6 against 289,668 of 2001 census. Of total 288,421 male and female were 154,088 and 134,333 respectively. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 872 compared to 859 of census 2001. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 11.34 percent of West Delhi District compared to 13.61 percent of 2001. There was net change of -2.27 percent in this compared to previous census of India.

West Delhi Houseless Census

In 2011, total 2,111 families live on footpath or without any roof cover in West Delhi district of Delhi. Total Population of all who lived without roof at the time of Census 2011 numbers to 5,160. This approx 0.20% of total population of West Delhi district.

West Delhi Religion-wise Data 2011

Description Total Percentage
Hindu 2,087,294 82.07 %
Muslims 149,807 5.89 %
Christian 18,337 0.72 %
Sikh 271,752 10.69 %
Buddhist 1,993 0.08 %
Jain 11,322 0.45 %
Others 273 0.01 %
Not Stated 2,465 0.10 %

West Delhi Population 2015

What is the population of West Delhi in 2015? The fact is, last census for West Delhi district was done only in 2011 and next such census would only be in 2021. There is no actual figure for population of West Delhi district situated in Delhi. As per 2011, West Delhi population is 2,543,243

West Delhi District Urban/Rural 2011

Out of the total West Delhi population for 2011 census, 99.75 percent lives in urban regions of district. In total 2,536,823 people lives in urban areas of which males are 1,352,885 and females are 1,183,938. Sex Ratio in urban region of West Delhi district is 875 as per 2011 census data. Similarly child sex ratio in West Delhi district was 872 in 2011 census. Child population (0-6) in urban region was 287,490 of which males and females were 153,567 and 133,923. This child population figure of West Delhi district is 11.35 % of total urban population. Average literacy rate in West Delhi district as per census 2011 is 86.99 % of which males and females are 91.00 % and 82.41 % literates respectively. In actual number 1,956,731 people are literate in urban region of which males and females are 1,091,370 and 865,361 respectively.

As per 2011 census, 0.25 % population of West Delhi districts lives in rural areas of villages. The total West Delhi district population living in rural areas is 6,420 of which males and females are 3,355 and 3,065 respectively. In rural areas of West Delhi district, sex ratio is 914 females per 1000 males. If child sex ratio data of West Delhi district is considered, figure is 787 girls per 1000 boys. Child population in the age 0-6 is 931 in rural areas of which males were 521 and females were 410. The child population comprises 15.53 % of total rural population of West Delhi district. Literacy rate in rural areas of West Delhi district is 81.03 % as per census data 2011. Gender wise, male and female literacy stood at 90.44 and 71.00 percent respectively. In total, 4,448 people were literate of which males and females were 2,563 and 1,885 respectively.

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Description Rural Urban
Population (%) 0.25 % 99.75 %
Total Population 6,420 2,536,823
Male Population 3,355 1,352,885
Female Population 3,065 1,183,938
Sex Ratio 914 875
Child Sex Ratio (0-6) 787 872
Child Population (0-6) 931 287,490
Male Child(0-6) 521 153,567
Female Child(0-6) 410 133,923
Child Percentage (0-6) 14.50 % 11.33 %
Male Child Percentage 15.53 % 11.35 %
Female Child Percentage 13.38 % 11.31 %
Literates 4,448 1,956,731
Male Literates 2,563 1,091,370
Female Literates 1,885 865,361
Average Literacy 81.03 % 86.99 %
Male Literacy 90.44 % 91.00 %
Female Literacy 71.00 % 82.41 %

City/Metros in West Delhi District

Urban Agglomerations inside District Population Male Female
There is no Urban Agglomeration inside West Delhi District
Cities inside West Delhi District Population Male Female
Nangloi Jat (Census Town) 205,596 110,056 95,540
Hastsal (Census Town) 176,877 94,833 82,044

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