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Basic Household Amenities with Reference to Source of Drinking Water, Bathroom and Toilet Facility in Haryana


Himanshu Grover , Punjabi University Patiala


Source of Drinking Water, Bathroom Facility, Toilet Facility, Changes in Basic Amenities


The basic household needs in any state plays an important role in the human development. In this paper the attempt has been made to study the changing scenario of the use of the basic household amenities in Haryana state. The study used secondary data from different published sources. The time period of study is 2001 to 2011. The study reveals that there is a drastic change in the use of basic household amenities. In 2001 only 48.15 percent people prefer to tap as a primary source of drinking water but in 2011 it increased as 68.79 percent people. Analysed data shows drastic change in the number of bathrooms developed in Haryana, i.e. 30.9 percent increased since last decade. In 2001 toilet facility in Haryana was in worse condition but in 2011 there are some improvements due to awareness among people. So, the data shows that there are so many improvements in basic household amenities in a decade in state.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV6I40972
Published in: Volume : 6, Issue : 4
Publication Date: 01/07/2018
Page(s): 1293-1295

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