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Area 87.52 sq. kms
Population 16.6 lakhs (1991 census)
Altitude sea level
Climate Tropical rainforest climate(Humid)
Geographical Location Longitude: 9 58"N, Longitude:76 17"E
Warmest Months March, April and May
Temperature Summer: maximum 35 c
Winter: maximum 25 c
Rainfall Average annual rainfall: 310 cms
June, July, August [Heavy due to south-west monsoon]
Religion Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, Jainism and Judaism
Languages Regional Language: Malayalam
English, Hindi, Konkani and Urdu are also widely spoken
Main Occupation Trading and fishing
Recommended Clothing The warm tropical climate recommends light cotton clothes
Staple Diet Rice and Fish
Medical Services Ayurveda Hospital Phone: 361206
Maharaja Hospital Phone: 224561
General Hospital Phone: 361251/360002
Emergency Police Service Ernakulam's Tourist Police are at the KTDC reception centre. Phone: 353234
Blood Banks ISBT City Hospital Ph: 361615
IMA Ph: 354886/361549
Telephone Services
Directory Enquiry 183
Fault Repair 198
Assistance 199
Morning Alarm 173
Time in English 174
Time in Malayalam 175
Trunk Services Trunk Booking: 180
Trunk Assistance:181
Trunk Delay Enquiry: 188
Passport Office enquiry: Phone: 310600
Political Party in Power Shri Oommen Chandy is the Chief Minister
Phone - Office: 0471- 2333610, 2333812, 2332148, 233 3214, 2332682
Residence: 0471-2338430
Literacy Rate 76% approximately
Foreign Exchange 1.Thomas Cook office on M.G. Road.
2. Thomas Cook also has a moneychanging counter at both the departure and arrival points of the Nedumbassery Airport.