TABLE  7.2.11  :   ESTIMATED SLUM POPULATION IN METROPOLITAN CITIES
(Population in lakhs)
S.No. Name of City 1981 1991 2001*
    Total Slum %age Total Slum %age Total Slum %age
    Population Population   Population Population   Population Population  
                         
1 Calcutta UA 91.940 30.280   32.9 110.219 36.262 @ 32.9 131.147 43.147 32.9
2 Greater Mumbai UA 89.887 30.831   34.3 125.962 43.205 @ 34.3 170.701 58.550 34.3
3 Delhi UA 57.228 18.000   31.5 84.191 22.480   26.7 122.204 32.628 26.7
4 Chennai UA 42.893 13.769   32.1 54.220 15.251   28.1 69.823 19.620 28.1
5 Hyderabad UA 25.500 5.000   19.6 43.444 8.593   19.8 62.964 12.466 19.8
6 Bangalore UA 29.218 3.650   12.5 41.303 5.162   12.5 63.597 7.949 12.5
7 Ahmedabad UA 25.480 5.172   20.3 33.122 6.724 @ 20.3 43.629 8.859 20.3
8 Pune UA 17.222 2.807   16.3 24.940 4.065 @ 16.3 35.299 5.753 16.3
9 Kanpur UA 16.391 6.140   37.5 20.299 4.172   20.6 24.875 5.124 20.6
10 Lucknow UA 10.076 2.850   28.3 16.692 2.778   16.6 22.581 3.748 16.6
11 Nagpur UA 12.195 3.890   31.9 16.640 5.308 @ 31.9 23.212 7.405 31.9
12 Jaipur UA 10.152 2.958   29.1 15.182 4.418 @ 29.1 22.108 6.433 29.1
13 Surat UA 9.239 2.347   25.4 15.190 3.858 @ 25.4 22.916 5.821 25.4
14 Coimbatore UA 9.204 0.801 + 8.7 11.007 0.958   8.7 13.283 1.156 8.7
15 Cochin UA 8.249 2.046   24.8 11.406 2.829 @ 24.8 15.364 3.810 24.8
16 Vadodara UA 7.449 1.182   15.9 11.268 2.063   18.3 17.074 3.125 18.3
17 Indore UA 8.293 1.263   15.2 11.091 1.686 @ 15.2 15.430 2.345 15.2
18 Patna UA 9.189 5.837   63.5 10.996 6.982 @ 63.5 15.273 9.698 63.5
19 Madurai UA 9.077 1.634 + 18.0 10.859 1.953   18.0 13.134 2.364 18.0
20 Bhopal UA 6.710 0.568   8.5 10.628 1.487 ** 14.0 15.327 2.145 14.0
21 Vishakhapatnam UA 6.036 1.520   25.2 10.571 2.664   25.2 16.683 4.204 25.2
22 Varanasi UA 7.972 2.600   32.6 10.309 2.074   20.1 13.314 2.676 20.1
23 Ludhiana 6.071 3.104   51.1 10.427 3.687   35.4 16.342 5.785 35.4
                         
Total 515.671 148.249   28.7 709.966 188.659   26.6 966.280 254.811 26.4
Source    :  T.C.P.O., Ministry of Urban Affairs & Employment
Note  :
Classification of the size of cities is based on 1991 census.
@ Based on the percentage identified slum population of 1981.
+ Based on the percentage identified slum population of 1991.
* Estimated
** Based on the no. of identified Jhuggi collected by the State Govt. in 1991-92