HOUSING CHARACTERISTICS
    CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING 2001
      Housing stock and households
                Number of Housing Units and Type of Housing Units
  Number of occupied housing units by district and sector
  Number and percentage of occupied housing units by district and type of housing unit
                Permanent Materials of Construction and Quality of Housing Units
  Number and percentage of occupied housing units by district and permanent materials of construction outer walls floor, roof
  Number and percentage of huts and shanties by district
  Average rooms per occupied housing unit by district and type of housing unit
      Household amenities
                Size of Household and Female Headed Households
  Number of households, average size of household and percentage of female headed households by district
                Toilet Facilities
  Number and percentage of households using toilets exclusively, using hygienic toilets and households not using a toilet by district
                Drinking Water
  Number and percentage of households using pipe born water and safe water for drinking by district
                Lighting
  Number and percentage of households using electricity for lighting by district and sector
                Cooking Fuel
  Number and percentage of households using firewood and L.P. gas for cooking by district
                Tenure
  Percentage of households by district and tenure

 

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