Skip to Main Content
Table 1

Tabulation of the type of toilet facilities used by households in Nigeria

VariableFrequencyPercentages (%)
Household type of toilet facility 
 Flush to pit latrine 12,409 10.39 
 Bush/field 36,726 30.76 
 Cluster system 3,577 3.00 
 Nonflush pit latrine 65,655 54.99 
 Not a dejure resident 853 0.71 
 Others 166 0.14 
Total 119,386 100.00 
Sanitation and access to water supply 
 Drinking, washing, farming, and livestock raising 40,376 33.82 
 Hand-dug water source 33,750 28.27 
 Pipe-borne water source 29,106 24.38 
 Borehole water source 14,123 11.83 
 Water vendors 2,029 1.7 
Total 119,386 100.00 
VariableFrequencyPercentages (%)
Household type of toilet facility 
 Flush to pit latrine 12,409 10.39 
 Bush/field 36,726 30.76 
 Cluster system 3,577 3.00 
 Nonflush pit latrine 65,655 54.99 
 Not a dejure resident 853 0.71 
 Others 166 0.14 
Total 119,386 100.00 
Sanitation and access to water supply 
 Drinking, washing, farming, and livestock raising 40,376 33.82 
 Hand-dug water source 33,750 28.27 
 Pipe-borne water source 29,106 24.38 
 Borehole water source 14,123 11.83 
 Water vendors 2,029 1.7 
Total 119,386 100.00 

Source: Demographic Health Survey Data (DHS 2018).

Close Modal

or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal