Maps of the Slums of Urban Bangladesh

GIS Slums Photos
Peter Lance, MEASURE Evaluation

In 2005, the Centre for Urban Studies, the National Institute of Population Research and Training, and MEASURE Evaluation collaborated to physically identify the boundaries of slums and squatter settlements in the six City Corporations of Bangladesh. These slum maps were intended to facilitate the implementation of the urban health survey throughout Bangladesh.

Read the report, Slums of Urban Bangladesh, Mapping and Census 2005

The individual maps are available as downloadable PDF files. Click on the name of the city to see the maps, or click on the Study Cities map to see the location of the cities.