Distribution of households by methods of disposing household's solid waste

Distribution of households by methods of disposing household's solid waste, 2013 by Count

Disposal methodNumber of households
Land fill or Bury29,225
Burn64,507
Use as compost6,003
Recycle784
Collection by Municipality (Household Containers)12,902
Collection by Municipality (Municipal Containers)4,342
Collected by private body32,963
Use set setal1,295
Public dump (authorised)19,455
Bush or Open space44,721
Other1,300
Not stated 113
Total217,610
Source: IHS 2015/2016
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{"name":"Number of households","data":[{ name: 'Land fill or Bury', y: 29225},{ name: 'Burn', y: 64507},{ name: 'Use as compost', y: 6003},{ name: 'Recycle', y: 784},{ name: 'Collection by Municipality (Household Containers)', y: 12902},{ name: 'Collection by Municipality (Municipal Containers)', y: 4342},{ name: 'Collected by private body', y: 32963},{ name: 'Use set setal', y: 1295},{ name: 'Public dump (authorised)', y: 19455},{ name: 'Bush or Open space', y: 44721},{ name: 'Other', y: 1300},{ name: 'Not stated', y: 113},{ name: 'Total', y: 217610}]}
Land fill or Bury|Burn|Use as compost|Recycle|Collection by Municipality (Household Containers)|Collection by Municipality (Municipal Containers)|Collected by private body|Use set setal|Public dump (authorised)|Bush or Open space|Other|Not stated |Total

Distribution of households by methods of disposing household's solid waste, 2013 by Percentage

Disposal methodPer cent
Land fill/ Bury13.4
Burn29.6
Use as compost2.8
Recycle0.4
Collection by Municipality (Household Containers)5.9
Collection by Municipality (Municipal Containers)2.0
Collected by private body15.2
Use set setal0.6
Public dump (authorised)8.9
Bush or Open space20.6
Other0.6
Not stated 0.1
Source: Gambia Bureau of Statistics
{"name":"Per cent","data":[13.4,29.6,2.8,0.4,5.9,2,15.2,0.6,8.9,20.6,0.6,0.1]}
{"name":"Per cent","data":[{ name: 'Land fill/ Bury', y: 13.4},{ name: 'Burn', y: 29.6},{ name: 'Use as compost', y: 2.8},{ name: 'Recycle', y: 0.4},{ name: 'Collection by Municipality (Household Containers)', y: 5.9},{ name: 'Collection by Municipality (Municipal Containers)', y: 2},{ name: 'Collected by private body', y: 15.2},{ name: 'Use set setal', y: 0.6},{ name: 'Public dump (authorised)', y: 8.9},{ name: 'Bush or Open space', y: 20.6},{ name: 'Other', y: 0.6},{ name: 'Not stated', y: 0.1}]}
Land fill/ Bury|Burn|Use as compost|Recycle|Collection by Municipality (Household Containers)|Collection by Municipality (Municipal Containers)|Collected by private body|Use set setal|Public dump (authorised)|Bush or Open space|Other|Not stated
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Distribution of households by methods of disposing household's solid waste, 2013 by Count
  • Source: IHS 2015/2016
Distribution of households by methods of disposing household's solid waste, 2013 by Percentage
  • Source: Gambia Bureau of Statistics
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