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Table 3 Percentage of elderly suffered from water borne diseases in states of India (rural and urban)

From: Prevalence and predictors of water-borne diseases among elderly people in India: evidence from Longitudinal Ageing Study in India, 2017–18

States Rural (%) Urban (%) p-value
Jammu & Kashmir 10.4 6.6  < 0.001
Himachal Pradesh 28.7 32.9  < 0.001
Punjab 22.0 23.9 0.108
Chandigarh 0.0 11.5  < 0.001
Uttarakhand 11.6 14.2  < 0.001
Haryana 35.2 32.4  < 0.001
Delhi 0.0 17.5  < 0.001
Rajasthan 34.9 25.3  < 0.001
Uttar Pradesh 33.6 26.7  < 0.001
Bihar 33.7 36.3  < 0.001
Arunachal Pradesh 24.6 9.9  < 0.001
Nagaland 1.2 2.8  < 0.001
Manipur 19.7 24.1  < 0.001
Mizoram 34.5 36.1  < 0.001
Tripura 13.5 8.6  < 0.001
Meghalaya 9.5 5.5  < 0.001
Assam 12.6 7.2  < 0.001
West Bengal 14.9 10.1  < 0.001
Jharkhand 18.1 12.5  < 0.001
Odisha 11.1 8.1  < 0.001
Chhattisgarh 38.5 30.4  < 0.001
Madhya Pradesh 36.0 26.1  < 0.001
Gujarat 22.3 14.5  < 0.001
Daman & Diu 20.1 12.8  < 0.001
Dadra & Nagar Haveli 44.9 42.0  < 0.001
Maharashtra 12.8 4.9  < 0.001
Andhra Pradesh 9.4 3.3  < 0.001
Karnataka 14.5 1.9  < 0.001
Goa 8.6 4.1  < 0.001
Lakshadweep 7.3 1.5  < 0.001
Kerala 3.9 3.5 0.665
Tamil Nadu 7.7 5.0 0.567
Puducherry 8.9 1.7  < 0.001
Andaman & Nicobar Island 26.0 18.2  < 0.001
Telangana 8.8 8.3 0.287
India 22.5 12.2  < 0.001