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Chengannur (Malayalam: ചെങ്ങന്നൂർ) is a municipal town in the Alappuzha district of the state of Kerala in South India. Chengannur (also spelled Chenganoor, Chenganur, and Chengannoor) is located in the extreme eastern part of Alappuzha district, on the banks of Pamba River. It is 117 kilometres (73 mi) north of the state capital Thiruvananthapuram on the MC Road. Chengannur, Thiruvananthapuram and Ernakulam. Chengannur is connected to Kollam and Kottayam by NH 220. Chengannur is noted for Chengannur Mahadeva Temple and its Old Syrian Church. Chengannur is also a major destination of Sabarimala pilgrims known as the Gateway of Sabarimala. The nearby municipal towns are Pandalam and Adoor to the south, Mavelikkara to the west, Aranmula, Kozhencherry and Pathanamthitta to the east and Tiruvalla to the north. The taluk comprises villages such as Kurattissery, Mannar, Ennakkad, Pandanad, Thiruvanvandoor, Chengannur, Mulakuzha, Ala, Puliyoor, Cheriyanad, Budhanoor and Venmony. As of the 2001 Indian census, Chengannur Taluk had a population of 125,391. Males constitute 48% of the population and females 52%. 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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Facts and Stats for Chengannur*

  • Pollution Statistics in Chengannur

    Know the pollution level of Chengannur before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 70.83 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 64.29 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 92.86 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35.71 (Low)
  • Chengannur: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Chengannur for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Chengannur.

    • Burglary and Theft 37.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 31.25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Living in Chengannur - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Chengannur is 144.92 (High)

    • Safety Index 62.87 (High)
    • Climate Index 58.14 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 62.96 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 20.63 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 77.31 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.97 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 72.96 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Chengannur

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Chengannur

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.09 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 37.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 26.42 USD

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