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Rank

Chennai

City in Tamil Nadu

Compare Back to National

City Geographical Area: 426 km2

City Population: 46.47 lakhs(Based on 2011 Census)

Score

Pillars Category City Score Best City in Category Max. Score
Institutional Governance 11.69 16.7 - Navi Mumbai 25
Social Identity and Culture 2.28 4.39 - Chandigarh 6.25
Education 4.6 6.01 - Faridabad 6.25
Health 4.43 6.16 - Tiruchirappalli 6.25
Safety and Security 3.06 4.54 - Sagar 6.25
Economic Economy and Employment 1.98 3.78 - Chandigarh 5.00
Physical Housing and Inclusiveness 0.12 2.82 - Ghaziabad 5.00
Public Open Spaces 1.33 5 - Gandhinagar 5.00
Mixed Land Use and Compactness 1.87 4.75 - Greater Mumbai 5.00
Power Supply 1.01 2.91 - Thane 5.00
Transportation and Mobility 2.57 3.46 - Thane 5.00
Assured Water Supply 3.58 4.7 - Erode 5.00
Waste Water Management 3.1 4.2 - Vijayawada 5.00
Solid Waste Management 2.39 5.01 - Tirupati 5.00
Reduced Pollution 3.21 4.42 - Ludhiana 5.00
TOTAL 47.24 100

Score

47.24

11.69

INSTITUTIONAL

14.38

SOCIAL

1.98

ECONOMIC

19.19

PHYSICAL

Citizen Speak

Sathish

Student

"There are good employment opportunities in the city. I like that there is a major technological growth and development in the city."

Jayakumar

Salaried Worker

"I think Chennai is the best place to live since there is a lot of work available for all people; the transport facilities are good and other essential services are also easily available which makes the city liveable. The cost of transportation is high."

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