Skip to content
Shopping in shopping malls, tourist attractions, the most test of women’s patience is waiting for the toilet. In recent years, Guangzhou,
Beijing and Nanjing have appeared the behavioral art of “occupying men’s toilets” one after another.
The problem of female students’difficulty in toilet has been supported and feedback from many departments. On 9 January 2019,
Reporters learned from the press conference on the implementation of twelve key facts of people’s livelihood held by Henan Government Information Office in 2018 that ac
cording to the actual use, Henan should increase the number of female toilets and guide the construction of new public toilets in accordance with the 2:3 ratio of male and female toilets.
Last year, 10288 new public toilets were built in our province, exceeding the target of small toilets and improving people’s livelihood. In 2018, provincial Party committees an
d provincial governments included the “toilet revolution” in the facts of people’s livelihood in 2018. They made it clear that more than 5000 public health toilets were newly built and
rebuilt in urban built-up areas, towns built-up areas (central villages) and tourist attractions at county level and above, so as to ensure that all public health toilets in built
-up areas in central urban areas under provincial jurisdiction met the standards of category II and above before the end of the year.
On the morning of September 9, Wu Hao, Director of the Housing and Construction Department of Henan Province, introduced the imp
lementation of the people’s livelihood practical task of deepening the “toilet revolution” in Henan Province. The specific tasks of Henan “Toilet Revolution” in 2018 are as follows:
Target and Task of Urban Public Toilets: More than 1900 public toilets will be built and rebuilt in cities
above county level to ensure that all public toilets in central urban areas under provincial jurisdiction meet the standards of Class II and above.
Target tasks of township public toilet construction: more than 3600 public toilets are newly built and rebuilt in Township built-up
areas (central villages); the target tasks of tourism public toilet construction are: more than 1600 new and rebuilt toilets in tourist scenic spots, along tourist roads and rural tourist spots.
In 2018, 3268 new (reformed) urban latrines were built, which exceeded the target task of 1368; 5307 new (reformed) Township latrines exceeded the target task of 1707; 1713 ne
w (reformed) tourist latrines exceeded the target task of 113. In a word, a total of 10288 public toilets have been built in cities, towns and tourist areas, exceeding the target task of 5288.
In addition, the transformation of rural household sanitary toilets has progressed smoothly, various standards have been improved, and the promotion mechanism has bee
n established. In 2018, a total of 2 million households have been transformed into rural household sanitary toilets, and the people’s livelihood has been fully implemented.
Men and women’s toilets 2:3, 5307 new (renovated) township public toilets
Reporters learned from the press conference that in 2018, provincial finance allocated
75.51 million yuan to subsidize urban and rural public toilet construction; allocated 57.03 million yuan t
o tourism public toilet construction; allocated 224.49 million yuan to rural household toilet transformation.