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failed states 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iraq 79% 2004
2 Pakistan 59% 2004
3 Zimbabwe 53% 2004
4 Nigeria 44% 2004
5 Yemen 43% 2004
6 Cote d'Ivoire 37% 2004
7 Guinea-Bissau 35% 2004
=8 Afghanistan 34% 2004
=8 Sudan 34% 2004
=10 Haiti 30% 2004
=10 Democratic Republic of the Congo 30% 2004
12 Central African Republic 27% 2004
13 Somalia 26% 2004
14 Guinea 18% 2004
15 Chad 9% 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/failed-states/Health/Improved-sanitation-facilities/%-of-population-with-access

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