- 2 Jun 2017 8:00 AM
Among homes, 12% were empty, up from 11% in 2011 and 9.23% in 2001.
Budapest has 908,000 homes, of which 107,000 are empty. Among the 1.2 million homes in small communities, 182,000 are empty.
Among homes, about 66% have brick walls, 14% concrete and 13% adobe. On the Great Plains and in Tolna county, adobe homes represent a 23-37% share.
Tap water is available in 99% of homes and 87% are connected to a sewage network, up from 77% in 2011. There is no tap water in 50,000 homes, no sewage connection in over 70,000 homes and no water-flush toilets in 150,000 homes.
Source: Hungary Around the Clock
This news item is one of many published daily by HATC, a premier subscription news service which distributes English-language info about Hungary via email or fax. For a free trial of HATC visit www.hatc.hu and click on 'Free Trial Subscription’.