Delhi Population

Population
16,787,941
Male Population
8,987,120
Female Population
7,800,821
% of India' Population
1.39%
Sex Ratio
868
Child Sex Ratio
871
Density/km2
11,320
Density/mi2
29,298
Area (km2)
1,483
Area (mi2)
573
Child Population (0-6 Age)
2,012,454
Boys Population (0-6 Age)
1,075,440
Girls Population (0-6 Age)
937,014
Literacy
86.21%
Male Literacy
90.94%
Female Literacy
80.76%
Total Literate
12,737,767
Male Literate
7,194,856
Female Literate
5,542,911

Delhi Religious Data

Description
Population
Percentage
Hindu
13,712,100
81.68%
Muslims
2,158,684
12.86%
Christian
146,093
0.87%
Sikh
570,581
3.40%
Buddhist
18,449
0.11%
Jain
166,231
0.99%
Not Stated
13,606
0.08%
Others
2,197
0.01%
Total
16,787,941
100.00%

Delhi Population Facts

Description Districts
Most Populous District North West Delhi
3,656,539
Least Populous District New Delhi
142,004
District with Highest Sex Ratio Central Delhi
892
District with Lowest Sex Ratio New Delhi
822
District with Highest Literacy Rate East Delhi
89.31%
District with Lowest Literacy Rate North East Delhi
83.09%

District-wise Population

S.No. District Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Central Delhi
582,320
892
85.14%
2. East Delhi
1,709,346
884
89.31%
3. New Delhi
142,004
822
88.34%
4. North Delhi
887,978
869
86.85%
5. North East Delhi
2,241,624
886
83.09%
6. North West Delhi
3,656,539
865
84.45%
7. South Delhi
2,731,929
862
86.57%
8. South West Delhi
2,292,958
840
88.28%
9. West Delhi
2,543,243
875
86.98%

City-wise Population

S.No. City Name
Population
Sex-Ratio
Literacy
1. Bhalswa Jahangir Pur
197,148
853
66.62%
2. Burari
146,190
872
77.72%
3. Dallo Pura
154,791
905
72.76%
4. Delhi
11,034,555
876
77.76%
5. Delhi Cantonment
110,351
731
79.49%
6. Deoli
169,122
860
72.83%
7. Gokal Pur
121,870
879
73.91%
8. Hastsal
176,877
865
72.23%
9. Karawal Nagar
224,281
870
72.12%
10. Kirari Suleman Nagar
283,211
859
68.31%
11. Mandoli
120,417
877
70.50%
12. Mustafabad
127,167
901
63.47%
13. Nangloi Jat
205,596
868
71.15%
14. NDMC
257,803
838
82.15%
15. Sultan Pur Majra
181,554
897
68.60%