Slum dwellers

percent of urban population, 1990–2014

Info Edit
Country1990199119921993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011201220132014
Afghanistan62.70
Angola86.5086.5086.5086.5086.5086.5081.3576.2071.0065.8063.7461.6859.6257.5655.50
Argentina30.5030.7430.9831.2231.4631.7031.9432.1832.4232.6632.9031.5630.2228.8827.5426.2024.8523.5022.1520.8019.9819.1618.3417.5216.70
Armenia14.40
Bangladesh87.3086.7886.2685.7485.2284.7083.3281.9480.5679.1877.8076.4075.0073.6072.2070.8068.5066.2063.9061.6060.3059.0057.7056.4055.10
Belize18.7017.5716.4415.3114.1913.0611.9310.80
Benin79.3078.8078.3077.8077.3076.8076.3075.8075.3074.8074.3073.8073.3072.8072.3071.8071.3070.8070.3069.8068.1466.4864.8263.1661.50
Bolivia62.2061.4060.6059.8059.0058.2057.4256.6455.8655.0854.3053.5252.7451.9651.1850.4049.6048.8048.0547.3046.5445.7845.0244.2643.50
Brazil36.7036.1835.6635.1434.6234.1033.5833.0632.5432.0231.5031.0030.5030.0029.5029.0028.5028.0027.4526.9025.9825.0624.1423.2222.30
Burkina Faso78.8077.5276.2474.9673.6872.4071.1069.8068.5067.2065.9064.6263.3462.0660.7859.5059.5059.5060.4061.3062.2063.1064.0064.9065.80
Burundi64.3064.3064.3063.3962.4761.5660.6459.7358.8157.90
Cambodia78.9076.2673.6170.9768.3265.6863.0360.3957.7455.10
Cameroon50.8050.5650.3250.0849.8449.6049.3649.1248.8848.6448.4048.2048.0047.8047.6047.4047.0046.6046.3546.1044.4442.7841.1239.4637.80
Central African Republic87.5087.9488.3888.8289.2689.7090.1490.5891.0291.4691.9092.3492.7893.2293.6694.1094.5595.0095.4595.9095.3894.8694.3493.8293.30
Chad98.9098.4097.9097.4096.9096.4095.9095.4094.9094.4093.9093.3892.8692.3491.8291.3090.8090.3089.8089.3089.0888.8688.6488.4288.20
Chile9.00
China43.6042.9842.3641.7441.1240.5039.8639.2238.5837.9437.3036.4235.5434.6633.7832.9031.9531.0030.0529.1028.3227.5426.7625.9825.20
Colombia31.2030.3229.4428.5627.6826.8025.9025.0024.1023.2022.3021.4220.5419.6618.7817.9017.0016.1015.2014.3014.0613.8213.5813.3413.10
Comoros65.4065.4065.4065.4065.4065.4065.4065.4065.4065.4065.4066.1066.8067.5068.2068.9068.9068.9069.0069.1069.2069.3069.4069.5069.60
Congo (Brazzaville)53.4052.5551.7050.8049.9049.3048.7048.1047.5046.90
Costa Rica10.9010.309.709.108.507.907.306.706.105.50
Ivory Coast53.4053.5853.7653.9454.1254.3054.5054.7054.9055.1055.3055.4855.6655.8456.0256.2056.4056.6056.8057.0056.8056.6056.4056.2056.00
Congo (Kinshasa)76.4072.7569.1065.4061.7064.3266.9469.5672.1874.80
Djibouti65.60
Dominican Republic27.9027.2026.5025.8025.1024.4023.7223.0422.3621.6821.0020.3219.6418.9618.2817.6016.9016.2015.5014.8014.2613.7213.1812.6412.10
Ecuador21.5023.1124.7226.3327.9429.5631.1732.7834.3936.00
Egypt50.2048.0045.8043.6041.4039.2036.9834.7632.5430.3228.1025.9023.7021.5019.3017.1015.7514.4013.7513.1012.6012.1011.6011.1010.60
El Salvador28.90
Equatorial Guinea66.3066.2966.2866.2766.2666.2466.2366.2266.2166.20
Ethiopia95.5095.5095.5095.5095.5095.5094.1292.7491.3689.9888.6087.2485.8884.5283.1681.8080.4579.1077.7576.4075.9075.4074.9074.4073.90
French Guiana10.50
Gabon38.7038.5138.3238.1337.9437.7637.5737.3837.1937.00
Gambia45.4040.1034.8034.8034.8034.8034.8034.8034.8034.80
Ghana65.5064.1662.8261.4860.1458.8057.4656.1254.7853.4452.1050.7649.4248.0846.7445.4044.1042.8041.4540.1039.6639.2238.7838.3437.90
Grenada6.00
Guadeloupe5.40
Guatemala58.6057.5456.4855.4254.3653.3052.2651.2250.1849.1448.1047.0646.0244.9843.9442.9041.8540.8039.7538.7037.8637.0236.1835.3434.50
Guinea80.4078.0875.7673.4471.1268.8066.5064.2061.9059.6057.3054.9852.6650.3448.0245.7045.7045.7045.3645.0144.6744.3343.9943.6443.30
Guinea Bissau83.1083.0182.9282.8382.7482.6682.5782.4882.3982.30
Guyana33.7033.6033.5033.3533.2033.1833.1633.1433.1233.10
Haiti93.4093.4093.4093.4093.4093.4093.4093.4093.4093.4093.4088.7484.0879.4274.7670.1070.1070.1070.1070.1070.9671.8272.6873.5474.40
Honduras34.9034.0833.2632.4331.6130.7929.9729.1428.3227.50
India54.9053.5652.2250.8849.5448.2046.8645.5244.1842.8441.5040.1638.8237.4836.1434.8033.4532.1030.7529.4028.3227.2426.1625.0824.00
Indonesia50.8049.1647.5245.8844.2442.6040.9639.3237.6836.0434.4032.7831.1629.5427.9226.3024.6523.0023.0023.0022.7622.5222.2822.0421.80
Iraq16.9016.9016.9016.9016.9016.9016.9016.9016.9016.9016.9024.0831.2638.4445.6252.8052.8052.8052.8052.8051.6850.5649.4448.3247.20
Jamaica60.50
Jordan15.8016.7517.7018.6519.6018.2616.9215.5814.2412.90
Kenya54.9054.8854.8654.8454.8254.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.8054.7554.7054.9655.2255.4855.7456.00
Laos79.3073.9868.6663.3358.0152.6947.3742.0436.7231.40
Lebanon53.10
Lesotho35.1039.7544.4049.0553.7053.1252.5451.9651.3850.80
Liberia68.3067.7867.2666.7466.2265.70
Madagascar93.0092.1291.2490.3689.4888.6087.7086.8085.9085.0084.1083.4082.7082.0081.3080.6079.3078.0077.1076.2076.4076.6076.8077.0077.20
Malawi66.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4066.4067.0567.7068.3068.9068.4668.0267.5867.1466.70
Mali94.2092.3290.4488.5686.6884.8082.9281.0479.1677.2875.4073.5071.6069.7067.8065.9065.9065.9065.9065.9063.9862.0660.1458.2256.30
Mauritania79.90
Mexico23.1022.7822.4622.1421.8221.5021.1820.8620.5420.2219.9018.8017.7016.6015.5014.4014.4014.4013.9313.4612.9912.5112.0411.5711.10
Mongolia68.5068.1467.7867.4267.0666.7066.3465.9865.6265.2664.9063.5062.1060.7059.3057.9057.9057.9055.7353.5651.3949.2147.0444.8742.70
Morocco37.4036.9636.5236.0835.6435.2033.0030.8028.6026.4024.2021.9819.7617.5415.3213.1013.1013.1013.1013.1013.1013.1013.1013.1013.10
Mozambique75.6075.8676.1276.3876.6476.9077.1677.4277.6877.9478.2078.4678.7278.9879.2479.5079.7580.0080.2580.5080.4680.4280.3880.3480.30
Burma (Myanmar)45.6045.0944.5844.0743.5643.0442.5342.0241.5141.00
Namibia34.4034.3434.2834.2234.1634.1034.0634.0233.9833.9433.9033.9033.9033.9033.9033.9033.7533.6033.5533.5033.4433.3833.3233.2633.20
Nepal70.6069.9469.2868.6267.9667.3066.6465.9865.3264.6664.0063.3462.6862.0261.3660.7060.0559.4058.7558.1057.3456.5855.8255.0654.30
Nicaragua89.1086.1883.2680.3477.4274.5071.6068.7065.8062.9060.0057.1054.2051.3048.4045.5045.5045.50
Niger83.6083.5083.4083.3083.2083.1083.0082.9082.8082.7082.6082.5082.4082.3082.2082.1082.0081.9081.8081.7079.3877.0674.7472.4270.10
Nigeria77.3076.5475.7875.0274.2673.5072.7271.9471.1670.3869.6068.8468.0867.3266.5665.8065.0064.2063.4562.7060.2057.7055.2052.7050.20
Pakistan51.0050.7650.5250.2850.0449.8049.5849.3649.1448.9248.7048.4648.2247.9847.7447.5047.2547.0046.8046.6046.3846.1645.9445.7245.50
Panama23.0023.3123.6223.9324.2424.5624.8725.1825.4925.80
Paraguay17.60
Peru66.4064.3862.3660.3458.3256.3054.2852.2650.2448.2246.2044.1842.1640.1438.1236.1036.1036.1035.8335.5635.2935.0134.7434.4734.20
Philippines54.3053.6052.9052.2051.5050.8050.0849.3648.6447.9247.2046.5045.8045.1044.4043.7043.0042.3041.6040.9040.3839.8639.3438.8238.30
Rwanda96.0094.3892.7691.1489.5287.9086.2684.6282.9881.3479.7078.0876.4674.8473.2271.6069.9568.3066.7065.1062.7260.3457.9655.5853.20
Saint Lucia11.90
Saint Thomas and Principe86.60
Saudi Arabia18.00
Senegal70.6068.4466.2864.1261.9659.8057.6255.4453.2651.0848.9047.7846.6645.5444.4243.3042.2041.1039.9538.8038.9239.0439.1639.2839.40
Sierra Leone97.0094.6292.2489.8787.4985.1182.7380.3677.9875.60
Somalia73.5073.5573.6073.6073.6073.6073.6073.6073.6073.60
South Africa46.2044.9043.6042.3041.0039.7038.4037.1035.8034.5033.2032.3031.4030.5029.6028.7025.8523.0023.0023.0023.0023.0023.0023.0023.00
South Sudan95.60
Sudan91.60
Suriname3.904.284.665.035.415.796.176.546.927.30
Swaziland32.70
Syria10.5016.5022.5022.0421.5921.1320.6720.2119.7619.30
Thailand26.0026.2526.5026.7527.0026.6026.2025.8025.4025.00
Togo62.1060.8959.6858.4757.2656.0454.8353.6252.4151.20
Trinidad and Tobago24.70
Tunisia8.00
Turkey23.4022.8622.3221.7821.2420.7020.1419.5819.0218.4617.9017.4216.9416.4615.9815.5014.8014.1013.5513.0012.7812.5612.3412.1211.90
Uganda75.0075.0075.0075.0075.0075.0075.0075.0075.0075.0075.0073.3471.6870.0268.3666.7065.0563.4061.7560.1058.8057.5056.2054.9053.60
Tanzania77.4076.6675.9275.1874.4473.7072.9872.2671.5470.8270.1069.3668.6267.8867.1466.4065.7065.0064.2563.5060.9458.3855.8253.2650.70
Venezuela32.00
Vietnam60.5059.3258.1456.9655.7854.6053.4452.2851.1249.9648.8047.3045.8044.3042.8041.3039.8038.3036.7535.2033.6032.0030.4028.8027.20
Yemen67.2072.0076.8074.5172.2369.9467.6665.3763.0960.80
Zambia57.0057.0257.0457.0657.0857.1057.1257.1457.1657.1857.2057.2057.2057.2057.2057.2057.2557.3057.3057.3056.6455.9855.3254.6654.00
Zimbabwe4.003.943.883.823.763.703.623.543.463.383.306.229.1412.0614.9817.9019.4521.0022.5524.1024.3024.5024.7024.9025.10

The proportion of urban population living in slums is the proportion of 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: access to improved water, access to improved sanitation, sufficient living area, durability of housing, and security of tenure.

Source: MDG