Population living in slums (% of urban population) - Country Ranking

Definition: Population living in slums is the proportion of the urban population living in slum households. A slum household is defined as a group of individuals living under the same roof lacking one or more of the following conditions: access to improved water, access to improved sanitation, sufficient living area, and durability of housing.

Source: UN HABITAT, retrieved from the United Nation's Millennium Development Goals database. Data are available at : http://mdgs.un.org/

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Central African Republic 95.40 2018
2 Sudan 88.40 2018
3 Chad 86.90 2018
4 São Tomé and Principe 85.70 2018
5 Dem. Rep. Congo 77.50 2018
6 Mozambique 77.20 2018
7 Guinea-Bissau 74.40 2018
8 Mauritania 73.20 2018
9 Somalia 72.10 2018
10 Afghanistan 70.70 2018
11 Liberia 70.30 2018
12 Comoros 68.40 2018
13 Yemen 66.20 2018
14 Haiti 65.90 2018
15 Malawi 65.10 2018
16 Equatorial Guinea 64.90 2018
17 Djibouti 64.50 2018
18 Ethiopia 64.30 2018
19 Madagascar 61.20 2018
20 Lebanon 61.10 2018
21 Côte d'Ivoire 60.10 2018
22 Moldova 59.20 2018
23 Sierra Leone 59.10 2018
24 Benin 58.80 2018
24 Niger 58.80 2018
26 Jamaica 57.10 2018
26 Burkina Faso 57.10 2018
28 Myanmar 56.10 2018
29 Zambia 54.60 2018
30 Togo 54.30 2018
31 Nigeria 53.90 2018
32 Lesotho 53.60 2018
33 Uzbekistan 52.20 2018
34 Guinea 50.10 2018
35 Nepal 49.30 2018
36 Angola 48.60 2018
37 Bolivia 48.50 2018
38 Uganda 48.30 2018
39 Congo 47.80 2018
40 Burundi 47.70 2018
41 Mali 47.20 2018
41 Bangladesh 47.20 2018
43 Kenya 46.50 2018
44 Iraq 45.70 2018
45 Cambodia 45.10 2018
46 Venezuela 44.10 2018
47 Philippines 42.90 2018
48 Namibia 42.30 2018
49 Nicaragua 42.20 2018
50 Rwanda 42.10 2018
51 Pakistan 40.10 2018
51 Tanzania 40.10 2018
53 Honduras 38.60 2018
54 Mongolia 38.30 2018
55 Syrian Arab Republic 37.90 2018
56 Gabon 36.60 2018
57 India 35.20 2018
58 Georgia 34.10 2018
59 Cameroon 33.70 2018
60 Zimbabwe 33.50 2018
61 Timor-Leste 33.40 2018
62 Belarus 33.20 2018
63 Peru 33.10 2018
64 Eswatini 32.10 2018
65 Guyana 31.10 2018
66 Guatemala 31.00 2018
67 Indonesia 30.60 2018
68 Ghana 30.40 2018
69 Senegal 29.50 2018
70 Colombia 27.80 2018
71 The Gambia 27.10 2018
71 Montenegro 27.10 2018
73 Tajikistan 26.00 2018
74 South Africa 25.60 2018
75 Iran 25.30 2018
76 China 24.60 2018
77 Thailand 23.70 2018
78 Jordan 23.40 2018
79 El Salvador 22.40 2018
80 Panama 22.10 2018
81 Lao PDR 21.10 2018
82 Ecuador 20.10 2018
83 Ukraine 19.00 2018
84 Paraguay 17.10 2018
85 Brazil 16.30 2018
86 Saudi Arabia 16.20 2018
87 Mexico 16.00 2018
88 Dominican Republic 14.80 2018
89 Argentina 14.70 2018
90 Vietnam 13.80 2018
91 Hungary 13.60 2018
92 Romania 12.10 2018
93 Fiji 11.20 2018
93 St. Lucia 11.20 2018
95 Kyrgyz Republic 9.70 2018
96 Armenia 9.30 2018
97 Morocco 9.20 2018
98 Chile 8.80 2018
99 Turkey 8.60 2018
100 North Macedonia 8.30 2018
101 Tunisia 8.20 2018
102 Bosnia and Herzegovina 7.60 2018
103 Cuba 6.60 2018
104 Grenada 6.00 2018
105 Suriname 5.90 2018
106 Spain 5.50 2018
107 Trinidad and Tobago 5.40 2018
108 Egypt 5.20 2018
109 Belize 5.00 2018
110 Costa Rica 3.90 2018
111 Slovenia 3.70 2018
112 Portugal 3.60 2018
112 Serbia 3.60 2018
114 Greece 3.00 2018
115 Germany 0.01 2018
115 Canada 0.01 2018
115 Poland 0.01 2018
118 Sweden 0.00 2018
118 Denmark 0.00 2018
118 Norway 0.00 2018

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual