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Emerging markets Compared by Health > Improved water source > % of population with access

DEFINITION: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population with reasonable access to an adequate amount of water from an improved source, such as a household connection, public standpipe, borehole, protected well or spring, and rainwater collection. Unimproved sources include vendors, tanker trucks, and unprotected wells and springs. Reasonable access is defined as the availability of at least 20 liters a person a day from a source within one kilometer of the dwelling.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Estonia 100% 2004
=2 Malaysia 99% 2004
=2 Thailand 99% 2004
=2 Bulgaria 99% 2004
=2 Latvia 99% 2004
=2 Hungary 99% 2004
=7 Russia 97% 2004
=7 Mexico 97% 2004
=9 Ukraine 96% 2004
=9 Argentina 96% 2004
=9 Turkey 96% 2004
12 Chile 95% 2004
13 Colombia 93% 2004
14 Pakistan 91% 2004
15 Brazil 90% 2004
16 South Africa 88% 2004
17 India 86% 2004
18 Philippines 85% 2004
=19 Peru 83% 2004
=19 Venezuela 83% 2004
=21 China 77% 2004
=21 Indonesia 77% 2004
23 Romania 57% 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Improved water source > % 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/Emerging-markets/Health/Improved-water-source/%-of-population-with-access

Emerging markets Compared by Health > Improved water source > % of population with access

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