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Secunderabad or Sikandar-a-bad , popularly known as the twin city of Hyderabad is located in the Indian state of Telangana. Named after Sikandar Jah, the third Nizam of the Asaf Jahi dynasty, Secunderabad was founded in 1806 as a British cantonment. Although Hyderabad and Secunderabad are together referred to as the twin cities, they have both different histories and cultures, with Secunderabad having developed directly under British rule until 1948 and Hyderabad as the capital of the Nizams' princely state. Geographically divided from Hyderabad by the Hussain Sagar lake, Secunderabad is no longer a separate municipal unit and has become part of Hyderabad. Both cities are collectively known as Hyderabad and together form the sixth largest metropolis in India. Being one of the largest cantonments in India, Secunderabad has a large presence of army and air force personnel.

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Facts and Stats for Secunderabad*

  • Pollution Statistics in Secunderabad

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

    • Air Pollution 72.06 (High)
    • Water Pollution 71.26 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.42 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 67.8 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 56.31 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 68.81 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 65.89 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 55.67 (Moderate)
  • Secunderabad: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 38.29 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.68 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 32.52 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 70.86 (High)
    • Car Stealing 30.9 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.41 (Low)
    • Attacks 30.21 (Low)
    • Drug offense 32.87 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.82 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 59.31 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.15 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.22 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.93 (Moderate)
  • Living in Secunderabad - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Secunderabad is 128.94 (High)

    • Safety Index 63.1 (High)
    • Climate Index 73.54 (High)
    • Pollution Index 78.76 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44.37 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 23.96 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.98 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 74.68 (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 Secunderabad

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.55 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 45.48 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.16 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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