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People > Drinking water source > Unimproved > Total: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry is derived from People > Drinking water source > Unimproved, which provides information about access to improved or unimproved drinking water sources available to segments of the population of a country.improved drinking water - use of any of the following sources: piped water into dwelling, yard, or plot; public tap or standpipe; tubewell or borehole; protected dug well; protected spring; or rainwater collection. unimproved drinking water - use of any of the following sources: unprotected dug well; unprotected spring; cart with small tank or drum; tanker truck; surface water, which includes rivers, dams, lakes, ponds, streams, canals or irrigation channels; or bottled water.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Somalia 71% of population 2010
2 Papua New Guinea 60% of population 2010
3 Equatorial Guinea 57% of population 2000
4 Ethiopia 56% of population 2010
5 Democratic Republic of the Congo 55% of population 2010
6 Madagascar 54% of population 2010
7 Mozambique 53% of population 2010
8 Niger 51% of population 2010
=9 Afghanistan 50% of population 2010
=9 Mauritania 50% of population 2010
=11 Angola 49% of population 2010
=11 Chad 49% of population 2010
13 Tanzania 47% of population 2010
14 Libya 46% of population 2000
=15 Sierra Leone 45% of population 2010
=15 Yemen 45% of population 2010
=17 Nigeria 42% of population 2010
=17 Sudan 42% of population 2010
19 Kenya 41% of population 2010
20 Anguilla 40% of population 2000
=21 Eritrea 39% of population 2008
=21 Togo 39% of population 2010
=21 Zambia 39% of population 2010
24 Kiribati 38% of population 2000
failed states average (profile) 36.6% of population 2010
=25 Tajikistan 36% of population 2010
=25 Cambodia 36% of population 2010
=25 Mali 36% of population 2010
=25 Guinea-Bissau 36% of population 2010
29 Rwanda 35% of population 2010
=30 Central African Republic 33% of population 2010
=30 Laos 33% of population 2010
=32 East Timor 31% of population 2010
=32 Haiti 31% of population 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 30.36% of population 2010
34 Solomon Islands 30% of population 2000
Former French colonies average (profile) 29.65% of population 2010
=35 Swaziland 29% of population 2010
=35 Congo, Republic of the 29% of population 2010
=37 Senegal 28% of population 2010
=37 Uganda 28% of population 2010
=37 Burundi 28% of population 2010
40 Liberia 27% of population 2010
41 Guinea 26% of population 2010
42 Benin 25% of population 2010
43 Cameroon 23% of population 2010
44 Lesotho 22% of population 2010
=45 Burkina Faso 21% of population 2010
=45 Iraq 21% of population 2010
=47 Zimbabwe 20% of population 2010
=47 Azerbaijan 20% of population 2010
=47 Cote d'Ivoire 20% of population 2010
50 Bangladesh 19% of population 2010
=51 Indonesia 18% of population 2010
=51 Mongolia 18% of population 2010
South Asia average (profile) 17.8% of population 2010
=53 Turkmenistan 17% of population 2000
=53 Malawi 17% of population 2010
=53 Morocco 17% of population 2010
=53 Algeria 17% of population 2010
=53 Burma 17% of population 2010
58 Romania 16% of population 2000
=59 Palau 15% of population 2010
=59 Peru 15% of population 2010
=59 Nicaragua 15% of population 2010
South and Central Asia average (profile) 14.58% of population 2010
=62 Dominican Republic 14% of population 2010
=62 Paraguay 14% of population 2010
=62 Ghana 14% of population 2010
=65 Uzbekistan 13% of population 2010
=65 Gabon 13% of population 2010
=65 Honduras 13% of population 2010
=68 Nauru 12% of population 2010
=68 El Salvador 12% of population 2010
=68 Bolivia 12% of population 2010
=68 Cape Verde 12% of population 2010
=68 Djibouti 12% of population 2010
=73 Nepal 11% of population 2010
=73 Sao Tome and Principe 11% of population 2010
=73 The Gambia 11% of population 2010
=73 Oman 11% of population 2010
=77 Vanuatu 10% of population 2010
=77 Syria 10% of population 2010
=77 Kyrgyzstan 10% of population 2010
=80 China 9% of population 2010
=80 South Africa 9% of population 2010
=80 Antigua and Barbuda 9% of population 2000
=80 Sri Lanka 9% of population 2010
=84 Philippines 8% of population 2010
=84 Colombia 8% of population 2010
=84 Suriname 8% of population 2010
=84 Venezuela 8% of population 2000
=84 Lithuania 8% of population 2000
=84 Guatemala 8% of population 2010
=84 Pakistan 8% of population 2010
=84 India 8% of population 2010
=84 Federated States of Micronesia 8% of population 2000
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 7.69% of population 2010
=93 Panama 7% of population 2008
=93 Jamaica 7% of population 2010
=93 Namibia 7% of population 2010
=96 Ecuador 6% of population 2010
=96 Trinidad and Tobago 6% of population 2010
=96 Cuba 6% of population 2010
=96 Marshall Islands 6% of population 2010
=96 Grenada 6% of population 2000
=96 Guyana 6% of population 2010
=96 Tunisia 6% of population 2008
=103 Dominica 5% of population 2000
=103 Albania 5% of population 2010
=103 Cook Islands 5% of population 2000
=103 Vietnam 5% of population 2010
=103 Kazakhstan 5% of population 2010
=103 Comoros 5% of population 2010
=109 Thailand 4% of population 2010
=109 Moldova 4% of population 2010
=109 Mexico 4% of population 2010
=109 Botswana 4% of population 2010
=109 The Bahamas 4% of population 2000
=109 Samoa 4% of population 2010
=109 Saint Lucia 4% of population 2010
=109 Cayman Islands 4% of population 2010
=109 Iran 4% of population 2010
=109 Chile 4% of population 2010
=109 Bhutan 4% of population 2010
=120 Costa Rica 3% of population 2010
=120 Jordan 3% of population 2010
=120 Argentina 3% of population 2008
=120 Russia 3% of population 2010
=120 Tokelau 3% of population 2010
=125 South Korea 2% of population 2010
=125 Montenegro 2% of population 2010
=125 Tuvalu 2% of population 2010
=125 Belize 2% of population 2010
=125 Georgia 2% of population 2010
=125 Estonia 2% of population 2010
=125 Fiji 2% of population 2010
=125 Maldives 2% of population 2010
=125 Armenia 2% of population 2010
=125 Ukraine 2% of population 2010
=125 British Virgin Islands 2% of population 2010
=125 Brazil 2% of population 2010
=125 Northern Mariana Islands 2% of population 2010
=125 North Korea 2% of population 2010
=139 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1% of population 2010
=139 Mauritius 1% of population 2010
=139 Portugal 1% of population 2010
=139 Serbia 1% of population 2010
=139 Slovenia 1% of population 2010
=139 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1% of population 2010
=139 United States 1% of population 2010
=139 Latvia 1% of population 2010
=139 Croatia 1% of population 2010
=139 Egypt 1% of population 2010
=139 Kuwait 1% of population 2010
=150 Canada 0.0 2010
=150 Turkey 0.0 2010
=150 Malaysia 0.0 2010
=150 Republic of Macedonia 0.0 2010
=150 Greece 0.0 2010
=150 Belarus 0.0 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Drinking water source > Unimproved > Total. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/Drinking-water-source/Unimproved/Total

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