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People > Improved sanitation facilities, rural > % of rural population with access: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access). Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population using improved sanitation facilities. The improved sanitation facilities include flush/pour flush (to piped sewer system, septic tank, pit latrine), ventilated improved pit (VIP) latrine, pit latrine with slab, and composting toilet.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Netherlands 100% 2011
=1 South Korea 100% 2011
=1 France 100% 2011
=1 Norway 100% 2011
=1 Finland 100% 2011
=1 Portugal 100% 2011
=1 Barbados 100% 2010
=1 Luxembourg 100% 2011
=1 Andorra 100% 2011
=1 Palau 100% 2011
=1 Australia 100% 2011
=1 Denmark 100% 2011
=1 Uzbekistan 100% 2011
=1 Qatar 100% 2011
=1 Israel 100% 2011
=1 Hungary 100% 2011
=1 United Kingdom 100% 2011
=1 Saudi Arabia 100% 2011
=1 Slovenia 100% 2011
=1 The Bahamas 100% 2010
=1 Spain 100% 2011
=1 Greenland 100% 2011
=1 Czech Republic 100% 2011
=1 Cyprus 100% 2011
=1 Sweden 100% 2011
=1 Bulgaria 100% 2011
=1 Austria 100% 2011
=1 Japan 100% 2011
=1 Belgium 100% 2011
=1 Switzerland 100% 2011
=1 Malta 100% 2011
=1 Kuwait 100% 2011
=1 Iceland 100% 2011
=1 Germany 100% 2011
=1 New Caledonia 100% 2011
36 European Union 99.74% 2011
37 Slovakia 99.6% 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 99.6% 2011
European Union average (profile) 99.4% 2011
38 Puerto Rico 99.3% 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 99.29% 2011
39 Bahrain 99.2% 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 99.13% 2011
40 Canada 99% 2011
41 Iran 98.7% 2011
42 United States 98.6% 2011
43 Maldives 98.3% 2011
44 Turkmenistan 98.2% 2011
45 Argentina 98.1% 2011
46 Jordan 98% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 98% 2011
=47 Ireland 97.9% 2011
=47 Northern Mariana Islands 97.9% 2011
=47 Kazakhstan 97.9% 2011
50 Uruguay 97.8% 2011
51 Aruba 97.7% 2011
52 Croatia 97.6% 2011
53 Greece 97.5% 2011
54 Guam 97.4% 2011
55 Belarus 97.2% 2011
=56 French Polynesia 97.1% 2011
=56 Seychelles 97.1% 2011
58 Grenada 97% 2010
59 American Samoa 96.9% 2011
=60 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 96% 2010
=60 Saint Kitts and Nevis 96% 2010
62 Thailand 95.9% 2011
63 Libya 95.7% 2011
64 Serbia 95.6% 2011
65 United Arab Emirates 95.2% 2011
Europe average (profile) 94.77% 2011
66 Oman 94.7% 2011
67 Malaysia 94.6% 2011
68 Tajikistan 94.4% 2011
69 Syria 94% 2011
70 Estonia 93.7% 2011
71 Egypt 93.5% 2011
72 Kyrgyzstan 93.1% 2011
73 Albania 93% 2011
74 Sri Lanka 92.6% 2011
=75 Bosnia and Herzegovina 92.1% 2011
=75 Trinidad and Tobago 92.1% 2011
77 Costa Rica 91.6% 2011
78 Antigua and Barbuda 91.4% 2011
79 Samoa 91.2% 2011
80 Georgia 91% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 90.76% 2011
81 Mauritius 89.9% 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 89.54% 2011
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 89.44% 2011
=82 Ukraine 89.4% 2011
=82 Chile 89.4% 2011
84 Tonga 89.1% 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 88.89% 2011
Cold countries average (profile) 88.52% 2011
85 Algeria 88.4% 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 88.14% 2011
86 New Zealand 88% 1996
87 Cuba 87.3% 2011
88 Belize 87.2% 2011
89 Lebanon 87% 2005
=90 Montenegro 86.8% 2011
=90 Equatorial Guinea 86.8% 2006
92 Ecuador 86.1% 2011
93 Dominica 84.3% 2007
94 Moldova 83.4% 2011
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 83.37% 2011
95 Republic of Macedonia 83.1% 2011
96 Guyana 82.4% 2011
97 Jamaica 82.2% 2011
98 Fiji 81.7% 2011
99 Turks and Caicos Islands 81.4% 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 80.53% 2011
100 Armenia 80.5% 2011
101 Tuvalu 80.2% 2011
102 Iraq 79.8% 2011
103 Poland 79.6% 2008
104 Azerbaijan 77.5% 2011
105 Mexico 77.4% 2011
106 Turkey 75.5% 2011
107 Tunisia 75% 2011
108 Dominican Republic 74.5% 2011
109 Honduras 74.4% 2011
110 Burma 74.1% 2011
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 73.78% 2010
111 North Korea 72.5% 2011
112 Guatemala 72.1% 2011
113 Latvia 71.1% 2009
Emerging markets average (profile) 70.44% 2011
Catholic countries average (profile) 70.22% 2008
Christian countries average (profile) 70.09% 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 69.95% 2011
114 Philippines 69.3% 2011
115 Lithuania 69.1% 2009
South and Central Asia average (profile) 67.03% 2011
116 Vietnam 66.7% 2011
117 Suriname 66.2% 2011
118 Colombia 65.4% 2011
119 The Gambia 64.8% 2011
120 Saint Lucia 64.1% 2011
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 63.73% 2011
Muslim countries average (profile) 62.96% 2011
Former British colonies average (profile) 61.3% 2011
121 Rwanda 61.3% 2011
Religious countries average (profile) 59.36% 2011
122 Russia 59.3% 2011
Landlocked countries average (profile) 58.39% 2011
123 South Africa 57.1% 2011
124 Venezuela 56.9% 2007
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 55.81% 2011
125 China 55.8% 2011
126 Vanuatu 55.4% 2011
127 Swaziland 55.3% 2011
128 Marshall Islands 54.9% 2011
129 Bangladesh 54.5% 2011
130 Romania 54.4% 2008
131 Panama 54.1% 2011
132 Malawi 53.5% 2011
Hot countries average (profile) 52.6% 2010
133 El Salvador 52.6% 2011
134 Morocco 52% 2011
135 Burundi 50.7% 2011
136 Brazil 48.4% 2011
137 Laos 48% 2011
138 Federated States of Micronesia 47% 2011
139 Cape Verde 45.3% 2011
140 Indonesia 43.5% 2011
141 Botswana 41.8% 2011
142 Paraguay 40.5% 2010
143 Senegal 39.1% 2011
144 Peru 38.4% 2011
145 Nicaragua 37% 2011
146 Cameroon 36.4% 2011
147 Uganda 35.2% 2011
148 Yemen 34.1% 2011
149 Pakistan 33.6% 2011
150 Zambia 33.2% 2011
151 Zimbabwe 33% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 32.9% 2011
152 Nepal 32.4% 2011
153 Democratic Republic of the Congo 31.5% 2011
154 Gabon 30.4% 2011
155 Kiribati 30.1% 2011
156 Comoros 29.7% 2010
157 Bhutan 29.3% 2011
158 Mongolia 29.1% 2011
Former French colonies average (profile) 29% 2011
159 Kenya 28.8% 2011
160 Nigeria 28.1% 2011
161 Central African Republic 27.8% 2011
162 East Timor 27.3% 2011
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 26.35% 2011
163 Lesotho 24.2% 2011
164 India 23.9% 2011
165 Bolivia 23.7% 2011
166 Sao Tome and Principe 23.3% 2011
failed states average (profile) 23.27% 2011
167 Afghanistan 23.2% 2011
168 Cambodia 22.3% 2011
169 Djibouti 21.6% 2011
=170 Ethiopia 19.4% 2011
=170 Angola 19.4% 2011
172 Haiti 17.4% 2011
173 Namibia 16.9% 2011
174 Solomon Islands 15% 2011
175 Republic of the Congo 14.8% 2011
176 Mali 14.3% 2011
177 Sudan 13.4% 2011
178 Papua New Guinea 13.3% 2011
179 Cote d'Ivoire 11.4% 2011
180 Madagascar 11.1% 2011
181 Guinea 10.9% 2011
=182 Mauritania 9.2% 2011
=182 Mozambique 9.2% 2011
184 Guinea-Bissau 8.1% 2011
185 Ghana 7.7% 2011
186 Tanzania 7.4% 2011
187 South Sudan 7.3% 2011
188 Liberia 7.2% 2011
189 Sierra Leone 6.7% 2011
190 Burkina Faso 6.5% 2011
191 Chad 6.4% 2011
192 Somalia 6.3% 2011
193 Benin 5.1% 2011
194 Niger 4.3% 2011
195 Eritrea 3.5% 2011
196 Togo 2.7% 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Improved sanitation facilities, rural > % of rural 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/stats/People/Improved-sanitation-facilities,-rural/%-of-rural-population-with-access

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