Where are favelas?

nn Brazil
in South Africa
in Philippines
in Cuba
A favela is a slum in Brazil. The original favela was built in 1897 on the Morro da Providên­cia in Rio de Janeiro by the families of soldiers re­turn­ing from the war against the settlers of Canudos. Their for­ma­tions were dis­band­ed and soldiers were left with no work and place to live.

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nn Brazil
in South Africa
in Philippines
in Cuba
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flagFinland
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3%
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30
flagBelgium
96%
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3%
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flagthe United Arab Emirates
94%
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flagAustria
93%
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flagGreece
91%
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flagFrance
86%
3%
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flagLithuania
86%
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flagthe Netherlands
82%
1%
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6%
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flagSpain
82%
8%
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5%
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flagthe United Kingdom
81%
4%
4%
8%
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flagRepublic of Ireland
81%
1%
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7%
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flagPoland
80%
5%
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7%
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flagUnknown
80%
4%
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8%
803
flagItaly
79%
1%
11%
6%
78
flagGermany
78%
6%
5%
7%
280
flagthe United States
76%
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flagNorway
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flagIndia
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Gender

men86%
women77%
nn Brazil
86%
77%
in South Africa
3%
5%
in Philippines
4%
7%
in Cuba
5%
9%

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