At an all-India level, members of 7% households with toilets continue to defecate in the open. In rural India, this accounts for 10% households.
The percentage shoots up to 25% for least developed rural district households (D1) compared to just 1% for most developed rural district households (D20).
Households having toilets but still defecating in open by location
Households having toilets but still deficating in open by DDCs*
LD: Least Developed District Cluster MD: Most Developed District Cluster
*District Development Cluster
Source: ICE 3600 Survey (2016)