[Talk-in] Classifying places - cities, towns and villages

Arun Ganesh arun.planemad at gmail.com
Sun May 6 09:48:56 BST 2012


On Sun, May 6, 2012 at 1:47 PM, doc.aneesh at gmail.com
<doc.aneesh at gmail.com>wrote:

> I vote for 2 separate cities (if each is of population 100k+) else
> towns(if less than 100k)
>

A city is not defined by its population, but by other factors like economic
productivity, administration , civic services..

We need a better definition to classify them. If 100k is the definition,
you will have around 400 cities in the country.
http://censusindia.gov.in/Census_And_You/area_and_population.aspx


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> And marking the local governing body as an administive border (user
> Indigomc suggested level=7)
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