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2018 Rural Sanitation Survey

r.i.c.e., on January 4th, 2019

The 2018 Rural Sanitation Survey visited 1,558 households, and interviewed 156 local government officials, in rural Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh in late 2018.  This survey sheds light

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Geography: North India

The SQUAT survey was designed to be representative of the rural open defecation challenge in five plains states of north India: Bihar, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh.

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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