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

DEFINITION: Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban 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 Canada 100% 2011
=1 Turkmenistan 100% 2011
=1 Netherlands 100% 2011
=1 Monaco 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 Lebanon 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 Iran 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
=1 Singapore 100% 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 99.97% 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 99.91% 2011
42 Slovakia 99.9% 2011
=43 United States 99.8% 2011
=43 Chile 99.8% 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 99.78% 2011
=45 Bosnia and Herzegovina 99.7% 2011
=45 Estonia 99.7% 2011
47 European Union 99.61% 2011
48 Ireland 99.6% 2011
European Union average (profile) 99.52% 2011
49 Greece 99.4% 2011
=50 Tonga 99.3% 2011
=50 Puerto Rico 99.3% 2011
52 Bahrain 99.2% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 99.18% 2011
53 Uruguay 99% 2011
54 Croatia 98.6% 2011
55 Serbia 98.5% 2011
56 Jordan 98.1% 2011
=57 Turks and Caicos Islands 98% 2010
=57 United Arab Emirates 98% 2011
59 Northern Mariana Islands 97.9% 2011
60 Aruba 97.7% 2011
61 Algeria 97.6% 2011
Europe average (profile) 97.58% 2011
62 Maldives 97.5% 2011
63 Guam 97.4% 2011
=64 Oman 97.3% 2011
=64 Tunisia 97.3% 2011
66 Turkey 97.2% 2011
Tourist destinations average (profile) 97.11% 2010
=67 French Polynesia 97.1% 2011
=67 Seychelles 97.1% 2011
69 Republic of Macedonia 97% 2011
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 97% 2011
=70 American Samoa 96.9% 2011
=70 Egypt 96.9% 2011
=72 Libya 96.8% 2011
=72 Kazakhstan 96.8% 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 96.61% 2011
74 Ukraine 96.5% 2011
75 Cayman Islands 96.3% 2011
76 Ecuador 96.2% 2011
=77 Malaysia 96.1% 2011
=77 Syria 96.1% 2011
=77 Argentina 96.1% 2011
=80 Saint Kitts and Nevis 96% 2010
=80 Grenada 96% 2010
82 Armenia 95.9% 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 95.83% 2011
83 Georgia 95.6% 2011
84 Poland 95.5% 2011
=85 Tajikistan 95.4% 2011
=85 Lithuania 95.4% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 94.87% 2011
87 Costa Rica 94.8% 2011
88 Albania 94.7% 2011
Cold countries average (profile) 94.26% 2011
89 Cuba 93.7% 2011
=90 Venezuela 93.6% 2007
=90 Kyrgyzstan 93.6% 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 93.56% 2011
92 Samoa 93.4% 2011
93 Belize 93.1% 2011
94 Vietnam 92.7% 2011
95 Yemen 92.5% 2011
96 Equatorial Guinea 92.2% 2006
=97 Fiji 92.1% 2011
=97 Trinidad and Tobago 92.1% 2011
99 Montenegro 91.9% 2011
=100 Mauritius 91.6% 2011
=100 Belarus 91.6% 2011
102 Antigua and Barbuda 91.4% 2011
103 Suriname 90.3% 2011
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 90.22% 2011
104 Paraguay 89.9% 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 89.74% 2011
105 Moldova 89% 2011
106 Thailand 88.7% 2011
107 Guatemala 88.4% 2011
=108 Romania 87.9% 2008
=108 North Korea 87.9% 2011
110 Guyana 87.7% 2011
111 Laos 87.5% 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 87.22% 2011
=112 Mexico 86.7% 2011
=112 Brazil 86.7% 2011
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 86.3% 2010
=114 Tuvalu 86.3% 2011
=114 Honduras 86.3% 2011
116 Iraq 86% 2011
117 Azerbaijan 85.9% 2011
118 Angola 85.8% 2011
119 Dominican Republic 85.7% 2011
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 85.09% 2011
Catholic countries average (profile) 84.67% 2008
120 South Africa 84.3% 2011
=121 Marshall Islands 83.9% 2011
=121 Burma 83.9% 2011
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 83.84% 2011
123 Federated States of Micronesia 83.3% 2011
124 Morocco 83.1% 2011
125 Sri Lanka 82.7% 2011
126 Colombia 82.3% 2011
127 Latvia 82.1% 2009
128 Solomon Islands 81.4% 2011
129 Peru 81.3% 2011
Christian countries average (profile) 80.34% 2011
130 Dominica 79.6% 2007
131 El Salvador 79.4% 2011
132 Philippines 79.2% 2011
South and Central Asia average (profile) 78.65% 2011
133 Jamaica 78.4% 2011
Muslim countries average (profile) 78.14% 2011
134 Botswana 77.9% 2011
135 Panama 76.9% 2011
136 Cambodia 76.4% 2011
137 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 76.1% 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 75.11% 2011
138 Russia 74.4% 2011
139 China 74.1% 2011
140 Cape Verde 74% 2011
141 Bhutan 73.9% 2011
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 73.63% 2011
142 Indonesia 73.4% 2011
143 Djibouti 73.1% 2011
Former British colonies average (profile) 73.03% 2011
144 Pakistan 71.8% 2011
145 Saint Lucia 70.4% 2011
Hot countries average (profile) 70.06% 2010
Landlocked countries average (profile) 70.04% 2011
146 The Gambia 69.8% 2011
147 Senegal 67.9% 2011
148 East Timor 67.6% 2011
149 Vanuatu 65.1% 2011
150 Mongolia 64% 2011
151 Nicaragua 63.2% 2011
152 Swaziland 63% 2011
153 Rwanda 61.3% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 61.26% 2011
154 India 59.7% 2011
155 Cameroon 58.3% 2011
156 Bolivia 57.5% 2011
157 Namibia 57.1% 2011
158 Papua New Guinea 56.7% 2011
159 Zambia 55.8% 2011
Former French colonies average (profile) 55.37% 2011
160 Bangladesh 55.3% 2011
161 Somalia 52% 2011
162 Zimbabwe 51.7% 2011
163 Eritrea 51.6% 2008
164 Mauritania 51.1% 2011
165 Kiribati 50.8% 2011
=166 Burkina Faso 50.1% 2011
=166 Nepal 50.1% 2011
168 Comoros 50% 2010
169 Malawi 49.6% 2011
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 45.8% 2011
failed states average (profile) 45.65% 2011
170 Afghanistan 45.6% 2011
171 Burundi 44.9% 2011
172 Sudan 43.9% 2011
173 Central African Republic 43.1% 2011
174 Mozambique 40.9% 2011
175 Sao Tome and Principe 40.8% 2011
176 Cote d'Ivoire 35.8% 2011
177 Mali 35.2% 2011
178 Niger 34% 2011
179 Uganda 33.9% 2011
180 Haiti 33.7% 2011
181 Gabon 33.3% 2011
182 Nigeria 33.2% 2011
183 Guinea-Bissau 33% 2011
184 Guinea 32.2% 2011
185 Lesotho 32% 2011
186 Kenya 31.1% 2011
187 Chad 30.9% 2011
188 Liberia 30.1% 2011
189 Democratic Republic of the Congo 29.2% 2011
190 Ethiopia 27.3% 2011
191 Togo 25.5% 2011
192 Benin 25.3% 2011
193 Tanzania 24.2% 2011
194 Sierra Leone 22.5% 2011
195 Republic of the Congo 19.5% 2011
196 Madagascar 19% 2011
197 Ghana 18.8% 2011
198 South Sudan 15.8% 2011

Citation

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

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