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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Due to poor sanitation, children with diarrhea cases in Special Region of Yogyakarta reach 1.70%

Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta (DIY) still faces the problem of Open Defecation. The province has 3,637,000 population, of which 256,923 are children, but only 84.20% of its population has access to improved sanitation.

3.8% has no access to a toilet at all. School toilet facilities regarded as being in good condition only reach 27.50%.

The effect of poor sanitation contributes to the death of children in Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta (DIY) up to 25 per 1,000 child birth and diarrhea incidence rate of 1.70% in children. Poor sanitation in Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta (DIY) also contributes to a stunting rate of 27.3% in children.

Learn more about open defecation issues in Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta (DIY) by downloading the report.


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