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Muslim 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
=1 Lebanon 100% 2004
=1 Qatar 100% 2004
=1 United Arab Emirates 100% 2004
=4 Malaysia 99% 2004
=4 Brunei 99% 2005
6 Egypt 98% 2004
7 Jordan 97% 2004
=8 Turkey 96% 2004
=8 Albania 96% 2004
10 Iran 94% 2004
=11 Syria 93% 2004
=11 Tunisia 93% 2004
13 Pakistan 91% 2004
14 Saudi Arabia 90% 1990
=15 Comoros 86% 2004
=15 Kazakhstan 86% 2004
17 Algeria 85% 2004
18 Maldives 83% 2004
=19 Uzbekistan 82% 2004
=19 The Gambia 82% 2004
=21 Morocco 81% 2004
=21 Iraq 81% 2004
23 Oman 80% 1990
=24 Kyrgyzstan 77% 2004
=24 Azerbaijan 77% 2004
=24 Indonesia 77% 2004
27 Senegal 76% 2004
28 Bangladesh 74% 2004
29 Djibouti 73% 2004
30 Turkmenistan 72% 2004
31 Libya 71% 1990
32 Sudan 70% 2004
33 Yemen 67% 2004
34 Burkina Faso 61% 2004
35 Tajikistan 59% 2004
36 Sierra Leone 57% 2004
37 Mauritania 53% 2004
=38 Guinea 50% 2004
=38 Mali 50% 2004
40 Nigeria 48% 2004
41 Niger 46% 2004
42 Chad 42% 2004
43 Afghanistan 39% 2004
44 Somalia 29% 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/Muslim-countries/Health/Improved-water-source/%-of-population-with-access

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