Understanding The City

Faculty of Planning, Foundation Studio 2020

Barasat

West Bengal

Administrative Body

Barasat Municipality

Total Solid Waste Generated ( Tons/Day )

Data Source : Census 2011, Primary Surveys & Secondary Sources

Residential Housing Stock ( in thousands )

0.69

80

Disclaimer : These figures are obtained from multiple sources, a small margin of error is possible . 

23

Total Water Supply ( MLD )

0.97

Total Workers ( City, Urban ) ( in lakhs )

Population Density ( in PPH )

City Population ( in Lakhs )

34

Spatial Extent ( in sq.km )

82

2.8

Percentage of Slum Households

%

26

Precincts

The following precincts of this city was studied as part of this studio. Each precinct is 1 square kilometer or 100 hectares in area.