Thatta - Pakistan

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Thatta is the main city of Thatta district, in the province of Sindh, Pakistan and has a population of 101,833 individuals in 17,998 households. Thatta city is spread over an area of 3823 km² (urban/rural) and has a population density of 109 people per km².
There are no pit latrines in Thatta, and there is almost no use of septic tanks. 85% of the population uses offsite sanitation systems and the remaining 15% practices open defecation. Only 9% of the excreta in Thatta is categorized as safely managed, thus 91% is not managed safely. This SFD report was prepared by WaterAid and commissioned by GIZ GmbH.

  • Prepared by: WaterAid
  • Date of production: 20/08/2018
  • Last update: 14/06/2022