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Slum population

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Slum population as percentage of urban, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199050.212
199539.212
200028.13
200517.145
200717.145

Slum population in urban areas

YearValueFootnotes
19901202889812
19951016616712
200079775523
200553116295
200755049675

Footnotes:

  1. DHS 1987/88, 1992
  2. Trend analysis was used to estimate the percenatage of slum
  3. DHS 2000
  4. The decrease in the percentage of slum dwellers is mostly due to a change in the definition of adequate sanitation. In 2005, only a proportion of households using pit latrines were considered slum households, whereas in 1990 and 2001 all households using
  5. DHS 2005

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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