Table 4.1 :  HOUSEHOLDS CLASSIFIED BY STRUCTURE TYPE, CENSUS 2006 
Locality Total households Living quarter Collective
living
quarter
Establishment Institution Temporary shelter provided due to tsunami Permanent new housing provided due to tsunami Mobile unit
such as boat,
tent etc.
Other Not
stated
Republic 46,194 43,193 162 66 16 877 37 462 24 1,357
Male' 14,107 12,645 53 20 1 9 1 323 5 1,050
Atolls 32,087 30,548 109 46 15 868 36 139 19 307
 HA 2,425 2,399 1 1 0 1 0 10 3 10
 HDh 2,988 2,973 4 2 0 0 0 3 2 4
 Sh 2,099 2,088 6 0 0 0 1 3 0 1
 N 1,811 1,802 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 6
 R 2,538 2,114 2 2 1 411 2 3 1 2
B 1,552 1,523 5 2 0 0 0 3 0 19
Lh 1,449 1,424 7 2 1 0 0 2 0 13
K 1,526 1,336 41 25 5 41 12 37 0 29
 AA 774 756 6 1 0 0 0 2 0 9
ADh 1,060 1,024 13 0 0 0 12 3 0 8
V 260 244 2 0 1 0 0 8 2 3
M 793 665 1 1 1 108 4 7 1 5
F 567 550 2 0 0 0 0 9 0 6
Dh 768 698 2 0 0 58 0 4 1 5
Th 1,454 1,241 0 2 1 152 2 3 1 52
 L 1,970 1,797 6 3 1 87 2 12 2 60
GA 1,472 1,426 2 2 1 10 1 4 6 20
GDh 2,145 2,108 5 2 1 0 0 10 0 19
Gn 1,332 1,306 1 0 0 0 0 7 0 18
S 3,104 3,074 3 1 2 0 0 6 0 18
Source: Department of National Planning