According to the eThekwini Municipality, there are 569informal settlements in the city, which comprise of about 250,000 households and are home to more than a quarter of the total population.
How many informal settlements are there in KZN
The data indicates there are 670 informal settlements in KwaZulu-Natal; only one of these has a household count.
Where are informal settlements located in Durban
Kennedy Road is an informal settlement in Durban (eThekwini), in the province of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa.
How many informal settlements are there in eThekwini
“According to the database provided there are 1 368communal ablution blocks. They service 100 000 households.
Why are informal settlements common in Durban
Informal settlements grew as a result of a lack of housing alternatives, as well as the devastating drought of the late 1970s and early 1980s, which forced people to seek livelihoods in urban areas.