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Table 4 Major districts of origin of the slum dwellers by city (percentage of slum dwellers in respective city)

From: The 2005 census and mapping of slums in Bangladesh: design, select results and application

Dhaka (%) Chittagong (%) Khulna (%) Rajshahi (%) Sylhet (%) Barisal (%) All cities (%)
Barisal, 22.7
Faridpur, 9.2
Comilla, 9.1
Mymensingh, 7.3
Rangpur, 4.6
Chittagong, 19.6
Comilla, 19.0
Noakhali, 14.9
Barisal, 35.9
Bagerhat, 17.9
Faridpur, 16.9
Rajshahi, 70.3 Mymensingh, 15.6
Sunamganj, 13.8
Comilla, 10.7
Rangpur, 9.5
Hobiganj, 9.5
Barisal, 65.3 Barisal, 19.4
Comilla, 11.0
Faridpur, 6.6
Noakhali, 6.2
Mymensingh, 5.5
Chittagong, 5.3
Total 52.9 53.5 70.7 70.3 59.1 65.3 54.0