East District Population, NCT Of Delhi - Census India 2011

East is one of district of NCT Of Delhi in India. There are 3 Taluks, 1 villages and 10 towns in East district.

As per the Census India 2011, East district has 3,58,937 households, population of 17,09,346 of which 9,07,500 are males and 8,01,846 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,94,357 which is 11.37% of total population.

The sex-ratio of East district is around 884 compared to 868 which is average of NCT Of Delhi state. The literacy rate of East district is 79.15% out of which 82.47% males are literate and 75.4% females are literate. The total area of East is 63 sq.km with population density of 27,132 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 0.21% of population lives in Urban area and 99.79% lives in Rural area. There are 16.46% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0 Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in East district.

East Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total17,09,346100%
Hindu14,10,85282.54%
Muslim1,78,80710.46%
Sikh53,0273.1%
Jain46,9272.75%
Christian15,7920.92%
Buddhist2,6430.15%
Religion not stated9320.05%
Other religions and persuasions3660.02%

East Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)62.730.27
Number of households3,58,062875
Total Population17,05,8163,530
Population (%)53.09%47.28%
Male Population9,05,6391,861
Female Population8,00,1771,669
Sex Ratio884897
Literacy (%)79.14%84.59%

List of Taluks in East

Check out complete list of all Taluks of East district, NCT Of Delhi
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Preet Vihar10,66,09836.6929061877
Gandhi Nagar3,95,3424.4389185895
Vivek Vihar2,47,90621.8811329896

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East Population Facts

Number of Households3,58,937
Population17,09,346
Male Population9,07,500 (53.09%)
Female Population8,01,846 (46.91%)
Children Population1,94,357
Area63 km2
Population density/km227,132
Sex-ratio884
Literacy79.15%
Male Literacy82.47%
Female Literacy75.4%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0
Scheduled Caste (SC) %16.46%

Map of East, NCT Of Delhi