Environment and climate change statistics for Latin America and the Caribbean

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FDES - Component 5: Human Settlements and Environmental Health

This component contains statistics on the environment in which humans live and work, particularly with regard to living conditions and environmental health. These statistics are important for the management and improvement of conditions related to human settlements, shelter conditions, safe water, sanitation and health, particularly in the context of rapid urbanization, increasing pollution, environmental degradation, disasters, extreme events and climate change.

The sub-components included are:

  • Human Settlements
  • Environmental health

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