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Slum population

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Slum population as percentage of urban, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199070.61
199559.81
200048.91
200538.123
200738.123

Slum population in urban areas

YearValueFootnotes
199021719611
19952153861 
20002055288 
200518633573
20071982197 

Footnotes:

  1. DHS 1992/93, 1997, 1999
  2. 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
  3. DHS 2005

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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