Source: Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2017, 14, 1410


This study aimed to assess the daily and monthly variation in indoor temperatures in different housing types, namely formal and informal houses, flats (apartments), post 1994 government-built low cost (Reconstruction and Development Programme [RDP] housing) and pre-1994, apartheid era low-cost housing, in impoverished urban communities in Johannesburg, South Africa.