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East Asia and Pacific Compared by Health > Improved sanitation facilities > % of population with access

DEFINITION: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population with at least adequate access to excreta disposal facilities that can effectively prevent human, animal, and insect contact with excreta. Improved facilities range from simple but protected pit latrines to flush toilets with a sewerage connection. To be effective, facilities must be correctly constructed and properly maintained.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Australia 100% 2004
=1 Japan 100% 2004
=1 Samoa 100% 2004
=1 Singapore 100% 2004
5 Thailand 99% 2004
6 Tonga 96% 2004
7 Malaysia 94% 2004
8 Palau 83% 2004
9 Marshall Islands 82% 2004
10 Burma 77% 2004
=11 Philippines 72% 2004
=11 Fiji 72% 2004
13 Vietnam 61% 2004
=14 Mongolia 59% 2004
=14 North Korea 59% 2004
16 Indonesia 55% 2004
17 Vanuatu 50% 2004
=18 China 44% 2004
=18 Papua New Guinea 44% 2004
20 Kiribati 40% 2004
21 East Timor 36% 2004
22 Solomon Islands 31% 2004
23 Laos 30% 2004
24 Federated States of Micronesia 28% 2004
25 Cambodia 17% 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Improved sanitation facilities > % of population with access. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/East-Asia-and-Pacific/Health/Improved-sanitation-facilities/%-of-population-with-access

East Asia and Pacific Compared by Health > Improved sanitation facilities > % of population with access

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