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WESTERN BAGHDAD DEVELOPMENT, BAGHDAD, IRAQ
URBANIZATION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, PEOPLE - DWELLING - LAND
STAGE 1 TENTATIVE PROGRAM

1. PROJECT

PROJECT NAME Western: Baghdad Development
CITY Baghdad
COUNTRY Iraq
LATITUTE 33d, 30min
CURRENCY RATE OF EXCHANGE 1 I.D. = US $3.33
(1982)
2- SITE LOCATION

DEVELOPMENT MODE Complete/Instantaneous
URBAN LAYOUT TYPE Grid Iron/Grid
DWELLING TYPE Row Houses. One and Two Stories
HOUSING MARKET - INCOME GROUP Low/Low Middle
Income
- LEVEL Low/Low Middle Income
- TYPE Low/Low Middle
Income
FAMILY PER CAR Very Few (Not Applicable)
LEVEL OF SERVICES Standard
PROJECT COST LAND, SITE PREPARATION Not
Available
UTILITIES, DWELLING, FACILITIES Not Available
3- SITE:

SITE GROSS AREA 480 Ha.
USABLE AREA 464 Ha.
LOT AREA 118 sq. meter
AVERAGE LOT DIMENSION 8 meters X 14 meters
FAMILIES PER CONDOMINIUM Not Available
WIDTH OF STREETS 8 12 meters
4- LAND

LAND UTILIZATION PERCENTAGE/AREA PROPOSED
EXISTING
- PUBLIC 20 -25% 24%
- SEMIPUBLIC 15% 30%
- PRIVATE 60 65% 46%
FACILITIES - MARKETS N/S
-ADIMINISTRATIVES N/A
TOTAL NUMBER OF LOTS 25,560 Lots
GROSS LOT DENSITY 53 Lots per Ha.
NET LOT DENSITY 85 Lots per Ha.
PERSONS PER FAMILY 6 per Family
TOTAL POPULATION 150,800
GROSS POPULATION DENSITYH 314 Persons/Ha.
NET POPULATION DENSITY 500 Persons/Ha.