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Economic Impacts of Inadequate Sanitation, India, 201

The Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) reports on the economic impacts of poor sanitation and the costs and benefits of improved sanitation options in India to provide evidence for decision makers. The study focused exclusively on the safe management of human excreta and associated hygiene behaviour, calculating economic loss according to its range of impacts: health-related, domestic water-related, access time and tourism.