Water and Sanitation

Status of Open Defecation Free Area at National Level

 

 

Declaration of 'Open Defecation Free Area' is taken as an indicator of Sanitation Coverage. 

2070/71

Region  Municipality VDCs  Total Local Bodies ODF % 
Total ODF Total ODF Total ODF
EDR 14 3 893 218 907 221 24.37
CDR 20 5 1199 233 1219 238 19.52
WDR 12 6 865 606 877 612 69.78
MWDR 6 2 575 362 581 364 62.65
FWDR 6 1 383 196 389 197 50.64
Ecological Region      
Mountain 2 0 464 199 466 199 42.7
Hill 26 11 2021 1167 2047 1178 57.55
Terai 29 6 1365 242 1394 248 17.79
National 58 17 3915 1615 3973 1632 41.08
Source: Nationwide Coverage and Functionality Status of Water Supply and Sanitation in Nepal; NMIP; MoUD