Learn The Impact of Open Defecation On Indonesia

Indonesia is the country with the second highest number of people practicing open defecation, Indonesian provinces are being adversely impacted upon – see each individual province profile below.

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Kaltim & Kaltara

School toilet facilities in East and West Kalimantan regarded as being in good condition only reaches 34.30%

East and West Kalimantan still faces the problem of Open Defecation. The province has 3,970,000 population, of which 391,308 are children, but only 75.93% of its population has access to improved sanitation.

4.1% has no access to a toilet at all. School toilet facilities regarded as being in good condition only reaches 34.30%.

The effect of poor sanitation contributes to the death of children in East and West Kalimantan up to 21 per 1,000 child birth and diarrhea incidence rate of 1.50% in children. Poor sanitation in East and West Kalimantan also contributes to a stunting rate of 27.6% in children.

Learn more about open defecation issues in East and West Kalimantan by downloading the report here.


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