Megacities in India

Statistics report on megacities in India

Megacities in India

The statistics report delves into various aspects of megacities in India. It starts with an overview of global and Indian megacities, followed by chapters on key indicators for megacities such as standard of living, housing, mobility, and sustainability.

Table of contents


  • Basic Statistic Global megacity populations 2023
  • Premium Statistic Largest megacities worldwide 2023, by land area
  • Premium Statistic Most congested city centers in the world 2023
  • Premium Statistic Annual population growth rate of megacities APAC 2023
  • Basic Statistic Largest cities in India 2023
  • Basic Statistic Urbanization in India 2023
  • Basic Statistic Rural and urban population in India 2018-2022

Standard of living

  • Premium Statistic Most livable Indian cities on Global Liveability Index 2023, by rank
  • Premium Statistic Cost of living index in India 2023, by city
  • Premium Statistic Local purchasing power index in India 2023, by city
  • Premium Statistic Growth in hiring activity in India 2024, by metropolitan cities
  • Premium Statistic Average monthly salary in India 2022, by city
  • Premium Statistic Social and industrial inclusion of women score India 2022, by leading cities


  • Premium Statistic Proportion of income to housing across India 2010-2023
  • Premium Statistic Demand and supply for housing in major cities of India 2016-2020
  • Premium Statistic Square feet price of residential units in India H2 2023, by city
  • Premium Statistic Rate of residential unit price change India H2 2023, by city
  • Premium Statistic Urban slum population in India 2011, by major cities


  • Premium Statistic Ease of moving index score of megacities India 2022
  • Premium Statistic Road length across major metropolitan cities in India 2022
  • Premium Statistic Operational metro rail length in India 2023, by city
  • Premium Statistic Metro rail length under construction in India 2022, by project
  • Premium Statistic Registered buses in India FY 2020, by major city
  • Premium Statistic Road incidents and fatalities score of megacities India 2022


  • Premium Statistic Pollution index score of megacities APAC 2023, by city
  • Premium Statistic Average monthly PM2.5 concentration in India 2020-2023, by select city
  • Premium Statistic Change in forest cover of Indian megacities 2011-2021
  • Premium Statistic Electric bus fleet size in India 2021, by city
  • Premium Statistic Clean mobility score of megacities India 2022

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