International Journal of Advanced Scientific Research

International Journal of Advanced Scientific Research


ISSN: 2456-0421

Vol. 1, Issue 5 (2016)

An analysis of rural sanitation condition with special reference to bapatla rural mandal of Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh

Author(s): Dr. Ericharla Raju
Abstract: In the present article an attempt is made to examine sanitation situation of the respondents in the Bapatla rural mandal of Guntur District in Andhra Pradesh. The concept of sanitation connotes a comprehensive definition, which includes liquid and solid waste disposal, food hygiene, personal, domestic and environmental hygiene. In this research I found that 92.5 per cent of respondents are agriculturists, The average income earned by respondent’s family is Rs. 39,075/- The average annual expenditure by the respondents family is Rs. 34,616/- The average debt of the respondent’s family is Rs. 18,202/- In this research shows the poor level of drainage system and roads in the villages. 59.2 per cent are using open field for toilet purposes. Majority of the respondents felt that there are mosquito problem in their area. A large majority of the respondents feeling environment around them is neat and clean, which is an indicator of health in the society.
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