basic data on Mumbai

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Most of the city inhabitants rely on public transportation to travel to their workplace. Public buses and trains handle most of this traffic. (...)


liste des Wards Zone 1 This zone consists of wards A, B, C, D & E totally comprising an approximate population of 1.5 million as of 1991. (...)


The city is run by a municipal corporation, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) which takes care of the civic duties. The head of the (...)

Geography and climate

Mumbai as seen from space. The island is clearly visible. Mumbai spans an area 438 km² the city is on a peninsula on the island of Salcette. (...)

Growth of Mumbai

The following is a timeline of the growth of Mumbai’s population over the last four centuries 1661 : 10,000 inhabitants 1675 : 60,000 1864 : (...)

administrative limits

The city originally extended from the southern tip of the peninsula to the Mahim and Sion Creeks in the north. This region was called Old Bombay (...)