Graphics: How Many Families Live in Poor Quality Houses in Latin America?

Many people in Latin America live in poor quality housing or in no housing at all. According to an Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) report entitled Room for Development: Housing Markets in Latin America and the Caribbean, over two thirds of households in Nicaragua, Bolivia, Peru and Guatemala lack adequate housing. The IADB has developed a very informative infographic to illustrate these and other country differences in the region: 

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  1. Now we have numbers, LET’S FIX IT!!! Hi, Ioulia. I had trouble with the link on Linked In but it got me to the INESAD home page, then I quickly found the article under ‘blogs’. Great post, wish I could work on providing housing for these people….

    • Thanks Steve, Ill look into the link problem.

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