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Former British colonies Compared by People > Improved water source > % of population with access

DEFINITION: Improved water source (% of population with access). Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the useru2019s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Australia 100% 2011
=1 New Zealand 100% 2011
=1 Bahrain 100% 2011
=1 Qatar 100% 2011
=1 Israel 100% 2011
=1 Singapore 100% 2011
=7 Barbados 99.8% 2011
=7 Canada 99.8% 2011
=9 Malaysia 99.6% 2011
=9 United Arab Emirates 99.6% 2011
11 Egypt 99.3% 2011
12 Kuwait 99% 2011
13 United States 98.8% 2011
=14 Maldives 98.6% 2011
=14 Belize 98.6% 2011
16 Saint Kitts and Nevis 98.3% 2011
17 Antigua and Barbuda 97.9% 2011
18 Tuvalu 97.7% 2011
19 Bhutan 97.2% 2011
20 Botswana 96.8% 2011
21 Fiji 96.3% 2011
22 Jordan 96.2% 2011
23 The Bahamas 96% 2011
24 Guyana 94.5% 2011
25 Dominica 94.4% 2007
26 Grenada 94.2% 2007
27 Trinidad and Tobago 93.9% 2011
28 Saint Lucia 93.8% 2011
29 Namibia 93.4% 2011
30 Jamaica 93.1% 2011
31 Sri Lanka 92.6% 2011
32 India 91.6% 2011
33 Pakistan 91.4% 2011
34 The Gambia 89.3% 2011
35 Ghana 86.3% 2011
36 Burma 84.1% 2011
37 Malawi 83.7% 2011
38 Bangladesh 83.2% 2011
39 Zimbabwe 80% 2011
40 Lesotho 77.7% 2011
41 Uganda 74.8% 2011
42 Swaziland 72.2% 2011
43 Zambia 64.1% 2011
44 Nigeria 61.1% 2011
45 Kenya 60.9% 2011
46 Sierra Leone 57.5% 2011
47 Sudan 55.4% 2011
48 Yemen 54.8% 2011
49 Tanzania 53.3% 2011
50 Somalia 29.5% 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Improved water source > % of population with access. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/People/Improved-water-source/%-of-population-with-access

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