LFP 2017 By Sewer Connection

LFP MEASURES BY SEWER CONNECTION

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CNMI Total

Units connected to public sewer was 46.7% of all occupied housing units in the CNMI in 2017; units connected to septic tank or cesspool was 51.9%; while units using other means was 1.3%.

By Island

The percentage of occupied units connected to public sewer higher in Saipan (50.9%) and lower in Tinian (9.3%) and Rota (9.1%). The percentage of occupied units connected to septic tank or cesspool was higher in Tinian (90.3%) and Rota (90.1%) and lower in Saipan (48%).

By Saipan Districts

Within Saipan, the percentage of all occupied units connected to public sewer was highest in District 2 (85.1%), followed by District 3 (71.5%), lower in District 1 (33.4%) and District 4 (24.9%) and lowest in District 5 (11.5%). The percentage of all occupied units connected to septic tank or cesspool was highest in District 5 (87.5%) and lowest in District 2 (14.9%). See Chart H17.1 and Table H17.1 for detail.

Housing Characteristics

LFS 2017 Table H17.1

Labor Force Participation Measures
Table H17.1 Occupied Housing Units by Public Sewer, by Island, and by District: CNMI, 2017 4th Qtr.

    Saipan
District 1
Saipan
District 2
Saipan
District 3
Saipan
District 4
Saipan
District 5
Tinian
District 6
Rota
District 7
Source: Labor Force Survey CNMI, 2017 4th Qtr.
Public Sewer Connection Yes, connected to public sewer 1,448 1,745 3,950 279 233 84 69
Public Sewer Connection No, connected to septic tank or cesspool 2,807 305 1,533 763 1,767 811 689
Public Sewer Connection No, uses other means 76 40 79 19 4 6
Percent within Yes, connected to public sewer 33.4% 85.1% 71.5% 24.9% 11.5% 9.3% 9.1%
Percent within No, connected to septic tank or cesspool 64.8% 14.9% 27.8% 68.0% 87.5% 90.3% 90.1%
Percent within No, uses other means 1.8% 0.0% 0.7% 7.1% 0.9% 0.4% 0.8%
Percent by Yes, connected to public sewer 18.5% 22.4% 50.6% 3.6% 3.0% 1.1% 0.9%
Percent by No, connected to septic tank or cesspool 32.4% 3.5% 17.7% 8.8% 20.4% 9.4% 7.9%
Percent by No, uses other means 34.1% 0.0% 17.7% 35.4% 8.4% 1.7% 2.7%

Housing Characteristics

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LFP 2017 H17.1