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People > Improved water source, urban > % of urban population with access: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Improved water source, urban (% of urban 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).

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Canada 100% 2011
=1 Netherlands 100% 2011
=1 Monaco 100% 2011
=1 Turkey 100% 2011
=1 France 100% 2011
=1 Slovakia 100% 2011
=1 Norway 100% 2011
=1 Bahrain 100% 2011
=1 Finland 100% 2011
=1 Turks and Caicos Islands 100% 2010
=1 Malaysia 100% 2011
=1 Luxembourg 100% 2011
=1 American Samoa 100% 2011
=1 Andorra 100% 2011
=1 Ireland 100% 2011
=1 Australia 100% 2011
=1 Georgia 100% 2011
=1 Denmark 100% 2011
=1 Lebanon 100% 2011
=1 Fiji 100% 2011
=1 Qatar 100% 2011
=1 Italy 100% 2011
=1 Israel 100% 2011
=1 Hungary 100% 2011
=1 Republic of Macedonia 100% 2011
=1 United Kingdom 100% 2011
=1 Greece 100% 2011
=1 Greenland 100% 2011
=1 New Zealand 100% 2011
=1 Cyprus 100% 2011
=1 Mongolia 100% 2011
=1 Sweden 100% 2011
=1 Austria 100% 2011
=1 Japan 100% 2011
=1 Niger 100% 2011
=1 Belgium 100% 2011
=1 French Polynesia 100% 2011
=1 Switzerland 100% 2011
=1 Uruguay 100% 2011
=1 Egypt 100% 2011
=1 Djibouti 100% 2011
=1 Malta 100% 2011
=1 Iceland 100% 2011
=1 Germany 100% 2011
=1 Poland 100% 2011
=1 Tunisia 100% 2011
=1 Singapore 100% 2011
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 99.97% 2011
High income OECD countries average (profile) 99.93% 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 99.92% 2011
48 European Union 99.92% 2011
=49 Mauritius 99.9% 2011
=49 Spain 99.9% 2011
=49 Czech Republic 99.9% 2011
=52 Barbados 99.8% 2011
=52 Slovenia 99.8% 2011
=52 United States 99.8% 2011
=52 Belarus 99.8% 2011
=52 Croatia 99.8% 2011
European Union average (profile) 99.79% 2011
=57 Bosnia and Herzegovina 99.7% 2011
=57 South Korea 99.7% 2011
=57 Portugal 99.7% 2011
=57 Bulgaria 99.7% 2011
=57 Bhutan 99.7% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 99.61% 2011
=62 Montenegro 99.6% 2011
=62 Costa Rica 99.6% 2011
=62 Colombia 99.6% 2011
=62 United Arab Emirates 99.6% 2011
=62 Armenia 99.6% 2011
=62 Latvia 99.6% 2011
=68 Estonia 99.5% 2011
=68 Maldives 99.5% 2011
=68 Serbia 99.5% 2011
=68 Argentina 99.5% 2011
=68 Vietnam 99.5% 2011
=68 Brazil 99.5% 2011
=68 Chile 99.5% 2011
=75 Moldova 99.4% 2011
=75 Paraguay 99.4% 2011
=75 Guam 99.4% 2011
Europe average (profile) 99.4% 2011
78 Botswana 99.3% 2011
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 99.19% 2011
Cold countries average (profile) 99.14% 2011
79 Guatemala 99.1% 2011
=80 South Africa 99% 2011
=80 Kuwait 99% 2011
Tourist destinations average (profile) 98.98% 2010
=82 Sao Tome and Principe 98.9% 2011
=82 North Korea 98.9% 2011
Non-religious countries average (profile) 98.85% 2011
=84 Tonga 98.8% 2011
=84 Sri Lanka 98.8% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 98.74% 2011
=86 Russia 98.7% 2011
=86 Kazakhstan 98.7% 2011
=88 Uzbekistan 98.5% 2011
=88 Romania 98.5% 2011
=88 New Caledonia 98.5% 2011
=88 Namibia 98.5% 2011
=92 Saint Lucia 98.4% 2011
=92 China 98.4% 2011
=94 Tuvalu 98.3% 2011
=94 Saint Kitts and Nevis 98.3% 2011
96 Morocco 98.2% 2011
97 Ukraine 98.1% 2011
=98 Antigua and Barbuda 97.9% 2011
=98 Guyana 97.9% 2011
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 97.9% 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 97.84% 2011
=100 Vanuatu 97.8% 2011
=100 Aruba 97.8% 2011
=102 Trinidad and Tobago 97.6% 2011
=102 Lithuania 97.6% 2011
=102 Nicaragua 97.6% 2011
105 Iran 97.5% 2011
106 Samoa 97.4% 2011
107 Jordan 97.3% 2011
=108 Zimbabwe 97.1% 2011
=108 Jamaica 97.1% 2011
=110 Panama 97% 2011
=110 Palau 97% 2011
=110 Saudi Arabia 97% 2011
=110 Grenada 97% 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 96.99% 2011
114 Belize 96.9% 2011
115 Thailand 96.7% 2011
=116 Ethiopia 96.6% 2011
=116 Suriname 96.6% 2011
Catholic countries average (profile) 96.55% 2011
=118 Ecuador 96.5% 2011
=118 Northern Mariana Islands 96.5% 2011
=118 Honduras 96.5% 2011
121 Burkina Faso 96.4% 2011
=122 India 96.3% 2011
=122 Seychelles 96.3% 2011
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 96.28% 2011
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 96.23% 2011
124 Cuba 96.2% 2011
=125 Bolivia 96% 2011
=125 The Bahamas 96% 2011
=125 Kyrgyzstan 96% 2011
128 Mexico 95.9% 2011
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 95.87% 2011
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 95.74% 2011
=129 Dominica 95.7% 2011
=129 Pakistan 95.7% 2011
Christian countries average (profile) 95.66% 2011
131 Cayman Islands 95.6% 2011
=132 Republic of the Congo 95.5% 2011
=132 Albania 95.5% 2011
134 Gabon 95.3% 2011
135 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 95.1% 2011
136 Cameroon 94.9% 2011
137 Oman 94.8% 2011
138 Federated States of Micronesia 94.7% 2011
139 Malawi 94.6% 2011
South and Central Asia average (profile) 94.31% 2011
140 Venezuela 94.3% 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 94.25% 2011
141 El Salvador 94.2% 2011
=142 Iraq 94% 2011
=142 Burma 94% 2011
Former British colonies average (profile) 93.86% 2011
144 Guinea-Bissau 93.8% 2011
145 Puerto Rico 93.6% 2001
Landlocked countries average (profile) 93.44% 2011
146 Marshall Islands 93.3% 2011
=147 Swaziland 93.2% 2011
=147 Senegal 93.2% 2011
=149 East Timor 93% 2011
=149 Solomon Islands 93% 2011
151 Indonesia 92.8% 2011
152 Philippines 92.7% 2011
153 Syria 92.6% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 92.48% 2011
154 The Gambia 92.4% 2011
=155 Central African Republic 92.1% 2011
=155 Ghana 92.1% 2011
Hot countries average (profile) 91.81% 2010
157 Tajikistan 91.8% 2011
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 91.58% 2011
158 Uganda 91.3% 2011
159 Nepal 91.2% 2011
Muslim countries average (profile) 91.16% 2011
160 Cote d'Ivoire 91.1% 2011
161 Peru 90.9% 2011
162 Lesotho 90.8% 2011
163 Comoros 90.7% 2010
164 Cape Verde 90.6% 2011
OPEC countries average (profile) 90.44% 2011
165 Guinea 89.8% 2011
166 Togo 89.7% 2011
167 Cambodia 89.6% 2011
168 Liberia 89.4% 2011
=169 Papua New Guinea 89.2% 2011
=169 Mali 89.2% 2011
171 Turkmenistan 89.1% 2011
Former French colonies average (profile) 89.08% 2011
172 Azerbaijan 88.4% 2011
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 87.27% 2011
173 Kiribati 86.8% 2011
174 Zambia 86% 2011
175 Algeria 85.5% 2011
176 Afghanistan 85.4% 2011
177 Bangladesh 85.3% 2011
178 Benin 84.5% 2011
179 Sierra Leone 84.1% 2011
180 Laos 82.8% 2011
181 Kenya 82.7% 2011
=182 Dominican Republic 82% 2011
=182 Burundi 82% 2011
failed states average (profile) 81.86% 2011
=184 Rwanda 79.6% 2011
=184 Democratic Republic of the Congo 79.6% 2011
186 Tanzania 78.7% 2011
187 Mozambique 78% 2011
188 Madagascar 77.7% 2011
189 Haiti 77.5% 2011
190 Nigeria 75.1% 2011
191 Eritrea 73.7% 2008
192 Yemen 72% 2011
193 Chad 70.8% 2011
194 Somalia 66.4% 2011
195 Angola 66.3% 2011
196 Sudan 66% 2011
197 Equatorial Guinea 65.5% 2006
198 South Sudan 63.4% 2011
199 Libya 54.2% 2001
200 Mauritania 52.3% 2011

Citation

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

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