Safai Karmachari Andolan
A movement to eradicate manual scavenging in India

   

Sample survey of manual scavengers

(A Summary of documented cases submitted to the Ministy of Social Justice & Empowerment )

Total No. Of Districts
S.No. State Survey Conducted Manual Scavenging Documented No. of Manual Scanevgers profiles Documented No. of Individual Dry Latrines
1 Uttar Pradesh 50 13 4831 28050
2 Bihar 38 27 944 1394
3 Uttara Khand 12 4 451 2484
4 Madhya Pradesh 16 5 171 398
5 Jammu & kashmir 9 9 161 361
6 Maharashtra 24 13 70 75
7 West bengal 12 5 29 56
8 Assam 7 1 22 22
9 Punjab (CDL) 8 1 13 13
10 Jharkhand 3 1 12 16
11 Gujrat 1 1 4 4
12 Chattisgarh 11 1 1 1
a Total 191 81 6709 32874

Manual scavengers who left manual scavenging after sample survey and awaiting for rehabilitation

Total No. Of Districts
S.No. State Survey Conducted Manual Scavenging Documented No. of Manual Scanevgers profiles Documented No. of Individual Dry Latrines
1 Rajasthan 33 21 806 1408
2 Odisha 30 10 87 81
3 Himachal Pradesh 11 2 28 2
b Total 74 33 921 1491
(a+b) Total 265 114 7630 34365
 
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