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The 2014 and 2018 sanitation surveys were designed to explore the open defecation challenge in the five plains states of north India: Bihar, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh. 

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Geography: North India

This study investigates differences in reported open defecation between a question about latrine use or open defecation for every household member, and a household-level question. Rural India is home to

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Geography: North India

Recent research highlights the importance of sanitation for health and for human capital development, and thus ultimately for economic growth in India. It is widely accepted that poor sanitation causes intestinal

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Geography: South Asia