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Suriname

Suriname Water Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 81.1 2011 129th out of 190
Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban 96.6 2011 119th out of 198
Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 91.91 2011 120th out of 194
Drinking water > Population with improved sanitation > Rural 66.2 2011 112th out of 184
Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry 32.92 million cubic metres 2009 27th out of 32
Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry per capita 63.28 cubic metres 2009 15th out of 32
Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry to households 13.66 million cubic metres 2009 26th out of 30
Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry to households per capita 26.25 cubic metres 2009 22nd out of 30
Percent of water resources used 0.549% 2000 123th out of 140
Proportion of marine area under protection 22.87% 2012 27th out of 169

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division Original html; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a29, Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a29, Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a38, Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry to: Households; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a38, Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry to: Households. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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