Indian states and union territories ranked by availability of toilets

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This is a list of Indian states and territories ranked by the availability of toilet facilities per household. Figures are from the 2011 Census of India.[1] The list does not include the newly formed states of Telangana and the residual state of Andhra Pradesh in 2014.[note 1]

Rank State or union territory Total toilet (%) Flush toilet (%) Pit toilet (%) Other-type toilet (%) No toilet (%)
Avg. INDIA 46.9 36.4 9.4 1.1 53.1
01 Kerala 97.8 67.2 28 0.2 2.2
02 Mizoram 91.9 60.8 30.6 0.6 8.1
03 Delhi 89.5 85.7 1.8 2.1 10.5
04 Manipur[note 2] 89.3 46.6 34.6 8.0 10.7
05 Chandigarh 87.6 87.1 0.5 0.1 12.4
06 Sikkim 87.2 75.0 12.0 0.2 12.8
07 Tripura 86 24.8 60.2 1.0 14.0
08 Goa 79.7 74.1 4.4 1.2 20.3
09 Punjab 79.3 59.3 19.2 0.8 20.7
10 Daman & Diu 78.2 77.1 1.0 0.1 21.8
11 Nagaland 76.5 47.7 27.7 1.1 23.5
12 Andaman & Nicobar Islands 70.1 67.0 2.9 0.2 29.9
13 Himachal Pradesh 69.1 60.7 8.1 0.3 30.9
14 Haryana 68.6 50.4 17.4 0.8 31.4
15 Puducherry 68.4 67.4 0.8 0.3 31.6
16 Uttarakhand 65.8 53.2 11.9 0.7 34.2
17 Assam 64.9 28.5 34.7 1.8 35.1
18 Meghalaya 62.9 38.2 23.3 1.5 37.1
19 Arunachal Pradesh 62 38.4 18.8 4.8 38.0
20 West Bengal[note 3] 58.8 31.9 25.6 1.4 41.2
21 Gujarat 57.4 55.8 4.2 0.3 39.65
22 Dadra & Nagar Haveli 54.7 53.7 0.7 0.3 45.3
23 Maharashtra 53.1 43.5 8.8 0.9 46.9
24 Jammu & Kashmir 51.2 33.0 5.5 12.7 48.8
25 Karnataka 51.2 36.9 13.6 0.7 48.8
26 Tamil Nadu 48.3 41.2 6.0 1.1 51.7
27 Uttar Pradesh 35.6 29.8 4.2 1.7 64.4
28 Rajasthan 35 27.6 6.5 0.8 65.0
29 Madhya Pradesh 28.8 26.1 2.3 0.4 71.2
30 Chhattisgarh[note 4] 27.6 21.0 3.5 0.2 75.4
31 Bihar 23.1 20.1 2.5 0.5 76.9
32 Jharkhand 22 20.4 1.4 0.3 78.0
33 Odisha 22 17.7 3.5 0.8 78.0
NA Andhra Pradesh --[2] -- -- --
NA Telangana --[3] -- -- --

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ In 2011, the undivided state of Andhra Pradesh ranked 26th among states and territories in terms of toilet availability, just above Tamil Nadu. As of the 2011 census, 43.1 percent of households in Andhra Pradesh had access to a flush toilet, 5.4 percent had access to a pit toilet, and 1.1 percent had access to another type of toilet. 50.4 percent of households in the state lacked toilet facilities.
  2. ^ Excludes figures of Paomata, Mao-Maram and Purul sub-divisions of Senapati district.
  3. ^ Excluding figures from 260 villages in Paschim Medinipur district.
  4. ^ Excluding figures from 70 villages of Dantewada district and 33 villages of Bijapur district.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Availability and type of latrine facility" (PDF). 2011 Census of India, Government of India. 2011. Retrieved 9 October 2015.
  2. ^ Nag, Kingshuk (2 June 2014). "T-party today: India's 29th state Telangana is born". Times of India.
  3. ^ Nag, Kingshuk (2 June 2014). "T-party today: India's 29th state Telangana is born". Times of India.