SDG 11 · Indicator

Overcrowded Housing

% of occupied housing units

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SDG achieved

Challenges remain

Significant challenges remain

Major challenges remain

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Percent of occupied housing units that are overcrowded. Overcrowded is defined as units with more than 1 occupant per room.

Long-Term Objective

Best value set according to SDG mandate to ensure access for all to adequate, safe, and affordable housing

The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 0.


American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau

Overcrowded Housing