Between January 1987 and February 1988, 4590 homes of children under five years of age were visited in three areas of Kurunegala district, Sri Lanka and data were collected on water related practices. 60% of the population used protected wells, 30% used unprotected sources and 10% used handpumps on boreholes or piped supplies. 90% of households had a source less than 1 km away.
Mots-clés Pascal : Asie, Hygiène, Eau potable, Exploration microbiologique, Sri Lanka
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Asia, Hygiene, Drinking water, Microbiological investigation, Sri Lanka
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0212202
Code Inist : 002B30E. Création : 199406.