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People > Drinking water source > Unimproved > Urban: 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 Equatorial Guinea 55% of population 2013
2 Mauritania 48% of population 2013
3 Libya 46% of population 2013
=4 Anguilla 40% of population 2013
=4 Angola 40% of population 2013
6 Somalia 34% of population 2013
7 Sudan 33% of population 2013
8 Chad 30% of population 2013
9 Yemen 28% of population 2013
=10 Madagascar 26% of population 2013
=10 Nigeria 26% of population 2013
=10 Eritrea 26% of population 2013
13 Rwanda 24% of population 2013
=14 Laos 23% of population 2013
=14 Mozambique 23% of population 2013
=14 Kiribati 23% of population 2013
17 Afghanistan 22% of population 2013
=18 Tanzania 21% of population 2013
=18 Democratic Republic of the Congo 21% of population 2013
20 Kenya 18% of population 2013
failed states average (profile) 17.33% of population 2013
=21 Palau 17% of population 2013
=21 Burundi 17% of population 2013
23 Benin 16% of population 2013
=24 Bangladesh 15% of population 2013
=24 Algeria 15% of population 2013
=24 Haiti 15% of population 2013
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 14.39% of population 2013
=27 Dominican Republic 13% of population 2013
=27 Sierra Leone 13% of population 2013
=27 Papua New Guinea 13% of population 2013
=27 Cambodia 13% of population 2013
=27 Mali 13% of population 2013
=27 Zambia 13% of population 2013
Former French colonies average (profile) 12.25% of population 2013
=33 Liberia 12% of population 2013
=33 Nauru 12% of population 2013
=33 Azerbaijan 12% of population 2013
=36 Sao Tome and Principe 11% of population 2013
=36 Togo 11% of population 2013
Muslim countries average (profile) 10.95% of population 2013
=38 Guinea 10% of population 2013
=38 Cape Verde 10% of population 2013
=40 East Timor 9% of population 2013
=40 Swaziland 9% of population 2013
=40 Ghana 9% of population 2013
=40 Lesotho 9% of population 2013
=40 Peru 9% of population 2013
=40 Cote d'Ivoire 9% of population 2013
=40 Iraq 9% of population 2013
=40 Guinea-Bissau 9% of population 2013
=40 Comoros 9% of population 2013
South Asia average (profile) 8.8% of population 2013
=49 Tajikistan 8% of population 2013
=49 Indonesia 8% of population 2013
=49 Central African Republic 8% of population 2013
=49 The Gambia 8% of population 2013
=49 Marshall Islands 8% of population 2013
Former British colonies average (profile) 7.02% of population 2013
=54 Philippines 7% of population 2013
=54 Nepal 7% of population 2013
=54 Senegal 7% of population 2013
=54 Syria 7% of population 2013
=54 Lithuania 7% of population 2013
=54 Oman 7% of population 2013
=54 Burma 7% of population 2013
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 6.74% of population 2013
=61 El Salvador 6% of population 2013
=61 Venezuela 6% of population 2013
=61 Solomon Islands 6% of population 2013
=61 Federated States of Micronesia 6% of population 2013
Religious countries average (profile) 5.48% of population 2013
South and Central Asia average (profile) 5.15% of population 2013
=65 Cameroon 5% of population 2013
=65 Burkina Faso 5% of population 2013
=65 Congo, Republic of the 5% of population 2013
=65 Malawi 5% of population 2013
=65 Gabon 5% of population 2013
=65 Uganda 5% of population 2013
=65 Antigua and Barbuda 5% of population 2013
=65 Honduras 5% of population 2013
=73 Dominica 4% of population 2013
=73 Ecuador 4% of population 2013
=73 Bolivia 4% of population 2013
=73 Pakistan 4% of population 2013
=73 Samoa 4% of population 2013
=73 Albania 4% of population 2013
=73 Cuba 4% of population 2013
=73 Cayman Islands 4% of population 2013
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 3.65% of population 2013
=81 Turkmenistan 3% of population 2013
=81 Ethiopia 3% of population 2013
=81 Panama 3% of population 2013
=81 Thailand 3% of population 2013
=81 Suriname 3% of population 2013
=81 Mexico 3% of population 2013
=81 Saudi Arabia 3% of population 2010
=81 India 3% of population 2013
=81 Romania 3% of population 2013
=81 Iran 3% of population 2013
=81 Grenada 3% of population 2013
Emerging markets average (profile) 2.91% of population 2013
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 2.67% of population 2013
=92 Vanuatu 2% of population 2013
=92 Tuvalu 2% of population 2013
=92 Belize 2% of population 2013
=92 Morocco 2% of population 2013
=92 Uzbekistan 2% of population 2013
=92 Zimbabwe 2% of population 2013
=92 Jordan 2% of population 2013
=92 Trinidad and Tobago 2% of population 2013
=92 Argentina 2% of population 2013
=92 Guatemala 2% of population 2013
=92 The Bahamas 2% of population 2013
=92 Jamaica 2% of population 2013
=92 Saint Lucia 2% of population 2013
=92 China 2% of population 2013
=92 Ukraine 2% of population 2013
=92 British Virgin Islands 2% of population 2013
=92 Northern Mariana Islands 2% of population 2013
=92 Nicaragua 2% of population 2013
=92 Guyana 2% of population 2013
=111 Montenegro 1% of population 2013
=111 Portugal 1% of population 2013
=111 Moldova 1% of population 2013
=111 Estonia 1% of population 2013
=111 Colombia 1% of population 2013
=111 Serbia 1% of population 2013
=111 Paraguay 1% of population 2013
=111 Botswana 1% of population 2013
=111 Cook Islands 1% of population 2013
=111 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1% of population 2013
=111 Armenia 1% of population 2013
=111 Vietnam 1% of population 2013
=111 Russia 1% of population 2013
=111 South Africa 1% of population 2013
=111 Chile 1% of population 2013
=111 Djibouti 1% of population 2013
=111 Kuwait 1% of population 2013
=111 Kazakhstan 1% of population 2013
=111 Kyrgyzstan 1% of population 2013
=111 North Korea 1% of population 2013
=111 Tunisia 1% of population 2013
=111 Sri Lanka 1% of population 2013
=111 Namibia 1% of population 2013
=134 Canada 0.0 2013
=134 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.0 2013
=134 South Korea 0.0 2013
=134 Turkey 0.0 2013
=134 Mauritius 0.0 2013
=134 Malaysia 0.0 2013
=134 Costa Rica 0.0 2013
=134 Georgia 0.0 2013
=134 Fiji 0.0 2013
=134 Maldives 0.0 2013
=134 Republic of Macedonia 0.0 2013
=134 Greece 0.0 2013
=134 Slovenia 0.0 2013
=134 Mongolia 0.0 2013
=134 United States 0.0 2013
=134 Latvia 0.0 2013
=134 Niger 0.0 2013
=134 Brazil 0.0 2013
=134 Belarus 0.0 2013
=134 Croatia 0.0 2013
=134 Egypt 0.0 2013
=134 Bhutan 0.0 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Drinking water source > Unimproved > Urban. 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/Urban

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