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Slum population

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Slum population as percentage of urban, percentage

YearValueFootnotes
1990571
199557.11
200057.21
200557.223
200757.33

Slum population in urban areas

YearValueFootnotes
199018258111
19951962150 
20002079812 
200522979593
20072404429 

Footnotes:

  1. DHS 1992, 1996
  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 1992, 1996, 2001/2

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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