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Table 2 Official population statistics of study sites

From: Revisiting the Sphere standards: comparing the revised Sphere standards to living standards in three urban informal settlements in Nairobi, Kenya

  Korogocho Mukuru Viwandani
Population 10,376 130,401 44,881
Area (km2) 0.22 8.11 5.71
Population density (m2/p) 21.2 62.2 127.2
Households 3129 49,198 17,926
Female (%) 48 45 42
Median 8000 12,000 12,000
  1. Source: 2009 Kenya National Population and Housing Census, Kenya National Bureau of Statistics