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Heavily indebted countries 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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Cyprus 100% 2004
=1 Barbados 100% 2004
=1 United States 100% 2004
=1 Austria 100% 2004
=1 Lebanon 100% 2004
=1 Japan 100% 2004
=1 Israel 100% 2004
=1 Belgium 100% 2004
=1 Canada 100% 2004
=1 United Kingdom 100% 2004
=1 Malta 100% 2004
=1 Iceland 100% 2004
=1 Netherlands 100% 2004
=1 Germany 100% 2004
=1 Spain 100% 2004
=1 France 100% 2004
=1 Singapore 100% 2004
=18 Saint Kitts and Nevis 99% 2004
=18 Hungary 99% 2004
=20 Saint Lucia 98% 2004
=20 Egypt 98% 2004
=22 Jordan 97% 2004
=22 Dominica 97% 2004
24 Grenada 95% 2004
25 Jamaica 93% 2004
=26 Belize 91% 2004
=26 Antigua and Barbuda 91% 2004
28 Seychelles 88% 2004
=29 Zimbabwe 81% 2004
=29 Morocco 81% 2004
31 Cape Verde 80% 2004
=32 Sri Lanka 79% 2004
=32 Sao Tome and Principe 79% 2004
34 Malawi 73% 2004
35 Sudan 70% 2004
36 Eritrea 60% 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/Heavily-indebted-countries/Health/Improved-water-source/%-of-population-with-access

Heavily indebted countries Compared by Health > Improved water source > % of population with access

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