B4.3 Preparing food – sinks and benches

Survey Data

Percentage of housesTotal houses surveyedChange since 2006
Kitchen sink available94%7150N/A
Kitchen sink drainage ok90%7641N/A
Kitchen sink spout OK (secure & not leaking)74%7641N/A
Kitchen sink- hot water available72%3083N/A
Kitchen sink- hot water tap ok70%3083N/A
Kitchen sink cold water available93%3083N/A
Kitchen sink cold water tap ok71%3083N/A
Functional kitchen sink spout74%76483%
Kitchen benches and splash backs
No kitchen bench available3%5693-1%
Bench material solid and can be cleaned69%76523%
Splash back sealed to prevent water penetration61%76522%