Isolated by Caste : Neighbourhood-Scale Residential Segregation in Indian Metros

We present the first ever neighbourhood-scale portrait of caste-based residential segregation in Indian cities. Residential segregation studies in Indian cities have relied on ward-level data that we demonstrate in this paper to be very heterogeneous themselves. Using 2011 enumeration block (EB) level census data for five major cities in India – Bengaluru… CONTINUE READING