Nepal: Drinking Water Status 2011 (as of 10 Jan 2013)

Census 2011 has collected information on households having accesses to different types of main sources of water for drinking. The options for main source of drinking water were (1)Tap or piped water, (2)Tubewell or hand pumped water, (3)Covered well or kuwa, (4)Uncovered well or kuwa, (5)Spout water and (6)River or stream water. Proportion of households with access to different sources of drinking water is computed as percentage of the total household(excluding household not reporting source of drinking water).

Source/Methodolgy: National Population and Housing Census 2011(National Report)

Sector: Demography

Author: IMU/RCHCO