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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Maluku Utara

17.2% of Maluku Utara's population has no access to a toilet at all

Maluku Utara still faces the problem of Open Defecation. The province has 1,139,000 population, of which 127,444 are children, but only 57.72% of its population has access to improved sanitation.

17.2% has no access to a toilet at all. School toilet facilities regarded as being in good condition only reach 17.80%.

The effect of poor sanitation contributes to the death of children in Maluku Utara up to 62 per 1,000 child birth and diarrhea incidence rate of 0.90% in children. Poor sanitation in Maluku Utara also contributes to a stunting rate of 41.1% in children.

Learn more about open defecation issues in Maluku Utara by downloading the report.


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