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DURABILITY OF A BUILDING

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Definition:
The durability of a building refers to the period of time for which the structure remains habitable, subject to regular maintenance.

Source Publication:
Principles and Recommendations for Population and Housing Censuses, Revision 1, United Nations, New York, 1998, para. 2.305.

Statistical Theme: Demographic and population statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Tuesday, November 06, 2001