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Slum population

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Slum population as percentage of urban, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
199077.41
199573.71
200070.11
200566.4213
20076513

Slum population in urban areas

YearValueFootnotes
199037246161
19954528396 
20005291202 
2005618574913
20076579528 

Footnotes:

  1. DHS 1992, 1996, 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. Trend analysis was used to estimate the percenatage of slum

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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