North East Delhi

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North East Delhi
उत्तर पूर्व दिल्ली
District
Location of North East Delhi district in Delhi
Location of North East Delhi district in Delhi
Country  India
State Delhi
Government
 • Type Administrative Division
 • Lok Sabha constituencies North East Delhi
 • Vidhan Sabha constituencies Karawal Nagar, Mustafabad, Seelampur, etc
Area
 • District 62 km2 (24 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • District 2,241,624
 • Density 36,155/km2 (93,640/sq mi)
 • Urban 2,220,097
 • Rural 21,527
Demographics
 • Population Growth 26.78%
 • Literacy 83.09%
 • Sex Ratio 886
Languages
 • Official Hindi, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Website Official Website

North East Delhi is one of the nine administrative districts of Delhi, India. The District was established in 1997. North East Delhi borders Yamuna River on the west, Ghaziabad District to the north and east, East Delhi to the south, and North Delhi to the west across the Yamuna.

Demographics[edit]

According to the 2011 census, North East Delhi had a population of 2,241,624, roughly equal to the nation of Latvia, or the United States state of New Mexico.[2][3] This gives it a ranking of 202nd in India (out of a total of 640).[2] The district has a population density of 36,155 inhabitants per square kilometre (93,640/sq mi) .[2] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 26.78%.[2] North East Delhi has a sex ratio of 886 females for every 1000 males,[2] and a literacy rate of 83.09%.[2]

Towns and villages[edit]

North East Delhi incorporates the following towns:[4]

Villages in North East Delhi are divided into three administrative villages: Shahdara with no sub-villages, Seema Purl with one sub village, Mandoli, and Seelam Pur with twelve sub-villages:[5]

  • Badar Pur Khadar
  • Pur Delhi
  • Pur Shahdara
  • Saba Pur Delhi
  • Saba Pur Shahdara
  • Baqiabad
  • Sadat Pur Musalmanan
  • Bihari Pur
  • Sher Pur
  • Garhi Mendu
  • Tukhmir Pur
  • Khan Pur Dhani

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "North East Delhi District : Census 2011 data". Census Organization of India. 2011. Retrieved December 31, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30. 
  3. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. Latvia 2,204,708 July 2011 est. 
  4. ^ "2001 Census of India: List of Towns by District: Delhi". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. p. 1. 
  5. ^ "2001 Census of India: List of Villages by District and Tehsil: Delhi". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. pp. 2–3. 

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Coordinates: 28°41′37″N 77°18′26″E / 28.6936°N 77.3073°E / 28.6936; 77.3073