What is the largest slum in Nigeria?

November 8, 2020 Off By idswater

What is the largest slum in Nigeria?


Country Nigeria
State Lagos State
City Lagos
LGA Lagos Mainland

Which state has highest slum population?

Andhra Pradesh tops the list, with 36.1% of its urban population living in slums. Other states are: Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, West Bengal, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir and Haryana. Did you know?

How much of Jakarta’s population live in slums?

Roughly half of Jakarta comprises slums, according to a statement from the government.

What percentage of Lagos population live in slums?

Over 60% of the residents of Lagos are poor and live in the over 100 slums and informal settlements scattered across the city. They lack water, sanitation and other basic services. This makes them particularly vulnerable during a health crisis.

Is there slums in Kerala?

In this largest slum area that falls under Kochi corporation, social distancing seems to be an unaffordable and unachievable target. Mattancherry, Kalvathy, Iravelli, Karipalam, Kochuangadi, Chakkamadam and parts of Cheralai divisions form prominent slum areas under the local body.

Which country has the most slums?

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

Rank Country Value
1 Central African Republic 93.30
2 Sudan 91.60
3 Chad 88.20
4 São Tomé and Principe 86.60

What percent of Nigerians live in slums?

Population living in slums (% of urban population) in Nigeria was reported at 53.9 % in 2018, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.