Land-use map describes the existing purpose each plot of land serves and the location, distribution and total area of different land uses at the precinct level.
Floor space index (FSI) is an indicator of built density and expressed as the ratio of floor space (Built-up) to the plot area.
Residential Land Area
Distance from the City Center ( in Kilometres )
Population of the Precinct ( in thousands )
The selected site is 1 square kilometer in area and the results below are for this selected site.
Bhagat Singh Chowk
Evolution of the precinct from 2000s
Block perimeter is a parameter used to assess the connectivity and accessibility for pedestrian users.
It is a predictor for walking activity.
Average block perimeter ( in meters )
Road Hierarchy is the classification of roads in terms of its functions and capacity. Higher the road hierarchy prioritizes mobility over accessibility.
Area under Roads
Street Density ( kms/sq.km )
A figure-ground diagram illustrates the relationship between built and open space in precincts. Open spaces such as streets, parks, natural features and plazas are represented by white, while black indicates buildings.
Nolli's map is utilized as a method to identify different types of public realm in students’ precincts.The map is then used to also analyze the degree of ‘public-ness’ basis access restrictions pertaining to gender, time, age and cost.
Area under public use
This portfolio analyzes the changes Khunti in Jharkhand underwent post-2 and the corollary of these changes in terms of choices within the city. The study is a part of the foundation semester of Faculty of Planning, CEPT University. This portfolio informs about the constrained choices of the people of Khunti because of the stagnant development of the city. The portfolio examines the development of the city on various parameters like road hierarchy and connectivity, block perimeter and walkability in the precinct, land, and buildings use, public space for people by comparing it to precincts in similar cities.