Shimla Municipal Corporation at a Glance

 
AREA (M.C.)  19.99 Sq.km. 
AREA (U.A.)  35.34 Sq.km. 
POPULATION (M.C.)  1,42,555 
POPULATION (U.A.)  1,60,000 (approx) 
LITERACY RATE (M.C.)  77.76% 
TOTAL FLOATING POPULATION  75,000 
POPULATION DENSITY(M.C)  4,197 Pers/Sq.km. 
GROWTH RATE(M.C.)  16.21% 
NO. OF HOUSEHOLD  27.000 (approx) 
10  TOTAL FOREST AREA  8.6 Sq.km 
11 TOTAL LENGTH OF ROADS  191.69 Km 
12  TOTAL NUMBER OF HOTELS  189 
13  TOTAL WATER DEMAND  41.58 mld 
  -AVAILABLE  24.29 mld 
  -DEFICIT  17.29 mld 
14  WATER TREATMENT PLANT  Tertiary 
15  SEWERAGE SYSTEM  117 Years Old 
16  TREATMENT PLANT  Simple detention tanks 
17  SOLID WASTE GENERATION  60 Tonnes/day 
18  REGISTERED INDUSTRIES  299 
  - SMALL  294 
  - HEAVY  5 
19  REGISTERED VEHICLES  16,449 
20  AMBIENT AIR QUALITY (Peak values)   
  -Sox  37.52ug/m³ 
  -NOx  66.66 ug/m³ 
  -SPM  847.27 ug/m³ 
21  ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION  254 
22  ELECTRIC CONNECTIONS  32,322 

S.No.     1-9 information correspond to 2001  census figure.

S.No.     17-22 correspond to 1995-96 figure.