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Tiny living spaces

A comb tied with a rope is pictured inside a one room dwelling in a residential area in Mumbai October 5, 2011. Ten migrant workers who pay a monthly rent of 6,000 rupees ($123) live in a 4.5 x 3 meters (15 x 10 ft.) room. All the occupants who come from the same district of the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh are in Mumbai for better job opportunities and work as taxi drivers and manual laborers. According to a 2011 census conducted by the government of India, the population of Mumbai is more than 12 million and there is estimated to be about 20,482 persons per square kilometer.

Tiny living spaces

A peek inside cramped and crowded homes.