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Table 5 Sanitation and hygiene indicators (95% CI) by district

From: Soil-transmitted helminthiasis in four districts in Bangladesh: household cluster surveys of prevalence and intervention status

 Chapai Nawabganj
n = 1055
Joypurhat
n = 1068
Rajshahi
n = 1083
Sirajganj
n = 1112
WASH Indicator% [95% CI]% [95% CI]% [95% CI]% [95% CI]
Improved sanitationa(home)97.6 [94.4–99.0]94.0 [84.7–97.8]98.3 [94.7–99.5]95.3 [89.6–98.0]
Handwashing station with soap (home)42.3 [26.4–60.0]42.6 [26.8–60.1]44.5 [28.6–61.6]36.2 [21.1–54.7]
  1. aImproved sanitation defined as: flush toilet to sewer/septic; ventilated improved pit latrine; pit latrine w/ slab; or composting toilet
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