Table 2.8 : HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE OF SANITATION USED , CENSUS 2006
Type of toilets 
Locality  Total households Toilet connected to sea Toilet connected to septic tank Gifili Other / No toilet Not stated
Republic                     46,194               17,631                     23,247                1,189        2,142           1,985
Male'                     14,107               12,450                           186                       -                17           1,454
Atolls                     32,087                 5,181                     23,061                1,189        2,125              531
HA
                      2,425
                        8                       2,002                   147            241                27
HDh                       2,988                       12                       2,416                      91            455                14
Sh                       2,099                     303                       1,591                      41            158                   6
N                       1,811                       25                       1,601                      71            103                11
R                       2,538                     838                       1,466                      38            190                   6
B                       1,552                     429                       1,025                      17              56                25
Lh                       1,449                 1,063                           305                        9              52                20
K                       1,526                     736                           659                      18              43                70
AA                           774                     185                           515                      23              37                14
ADh                       1,060                       77                           947                        6              14                16
V                           260                     179                             61                        1                6                13
M                           793                     397                           313                      41              27                15
F                           567                         1                           498                        9              44                15
Dh                           768                       65                           607                      20              64                12
Th                       1,454                     158                       1,107                      46              84                59
L                       1,970                       83                       1,514                   140            155                78
GA                       1,472                     280                           932                      86            142                32
GDh                       2,145                     287                       1,498                   123            200                37
Gn                       1,332                       17                       1,225                      40              21                29
S                       3,104                       38                       2,779                   222              33                32
Source:Department of National  Planning