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Table 4 Overcrowding by UN-HABITAT definition and perception in own suburb

From: Overcrowding and health in two impoverished suburbs of Johannesburg, South Africa

Degree of overcrowding in own dwelling by UN-HABITAT definition
  Not overcrowdeda Moderately overcrowdedb Extremely Overcrowdedc #P-Value
Perception of overcrowding in own suburb
 Major Problem 392 (12.6) 502 (16.1) 98 (3.1) 0.001
 Moderate problem 236 (7.6) 316 (10.1) 68 (2.2)
 No problem 694 (22.2) 700 (22.4) 115 (3.7)
Total 1322 (42.4) 1518 (48.6) 281 (9.0)
  1. Figures in parentheses are percentages
  2. a≤ two people/room
  3. bmore than 2 but ≤5 people/room
  4. cmore than 6 people/room
  5. #P-value of the chi-square test