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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Poor sanitation contributes to the death of children in Kalimantan Barat up to 31 per 1,000 child birth

Kalimantan Barat still faces the problem of Open Defecation. The province has 4,716,000 population, of which 452,400 are children, but only 52.10% of its population has access to improved sanitation.

23.0% has no access to a toilet at all. School toilet facilities regarded as being in good condition only reach 20.40%.

The effect of poor sanitation contributes to the death of children in Kalimantan Barat up to 31 per 1,000 child birth and diarrhea incidence rate of 1.30% in children. Poor sanitation in Kalimantan Barat also contributes to a stunting rate of 38.6% in children.

Learn more about open defecation issues in Kalimantan Barat by downloading the report.



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