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People > Sanitation facility access > Unimproved > Urban: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry is derived from People > Sanitation facility access > Unimproved, which provides information about access to improved or unimproved sanitation facilities available to segments of the population of a country. improved sanitation - use of any of the following facilities: flush or pour-flush to a piped sewer system, septic tank or pit latrine; ventilated improved pit (VIP) latrine; pit latrine with slab; or a composting toilet. unimproved sanitation - use of any of the following facilities: flush or pour-flush not piped to a sewer system, septic tank or pit latrine; pit latrine without a slab or open pit; bucket; hanging toilet or hanging latrine; shared facilities of any type; no facilities; or bush or field.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Palau 100% of population 2013
2 Ghana 81% of population 2013
=3 Tanzania 80% of population 2013
=3 Congo, Republic of the 80% of population 2013
5 Madagascar 79% of population 2013
6 Sierra Leone 77% of population 2013
=7 Haiti 76% of population 2013
=7 Democratic Republic of the Congo 76% of population 2013
9 Benin 75% of population 2013
10 Togo 74% of population 2013
=11 Ethiopia 71% of population 2013
=11 Liberia 71% of population 2013
=13 Sao Tome and Principe 70% of population 2013
=13 Chad 70% of population 2013
=15 Guinea 68% of population 2013
=15 Lesotho 68% of population 2013
=15 Kenya 68% of population 2013
18 Gabon 67% of population 2013
=19 Uganda 66% of population 2013
=19 Niger 66% of population 2013
=21 Nigeria 65% of population 2013
=21 Bolivia 65% of population 2013
=21 Mali 65% of population 2013
24 Cote d'Ivoire 64% of population 2013
25 Mozambique 62% of population 2013
26 Central African Republic 57% of population 2013
=27 Sudan 56% of population 2013
=27 Guinea-Bissau 56% of population 2013
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 54.36% of population 2013
29 Kiribati 53% of population 2013
failed states average (profile) 52.2% of population 2013
30 Nepal 52% of population 2013
=31 Malawi 51% of population 2013
=31 Burundi 51% of population 2013
=33 Burkina Faso 50% of population 2013
=33 Comoros 50% of population 2013
35 Mauritania 49% of population 2013
=36 Rwanda 48% of population 2013
=36 Zimbabwe 48% of population 2013
=36 Eritrea 48% of population 2013
=36 Somalia 48% of population 2013
Former French colonies average (profile) 44.08% of population 2013
=40 Bangladesh 43% of population 2013
=40 Zambia 43% of population 2013
=40 Namibia 43% of population 2013
=43 Cameroon 42% of population 2013
=43 India 42% of population 2013
45 Federated States of Micronesia 41% of population 2013
46 Afghanistan 40% of population 2013
=47 Djibouti 37% of population 2013
=47 Nicaragua 37% of population 2013
=49 Swaziland 36% of population 2013
=49 Vanuatu 36% of population 2013
=49 Mongolia 36% of population 2013
South Asia average (profile) 36% of population 2013
52 Nauru 35% of population 2013
=53 Senegal 30% of population 2013
=53 The Gambia 30% of population 2013
Former British colonies average (profile) 29.27% of population 2013
=55 Papua New Guinea 29% of population 2013
=55 Saint Lucia 29% of population 2013
57 Pakistan 28% of population 2013
=58 East Timor 27% of population 2013
=58 Indonesia 27% of population 2013
=58 Cambodia 27% of population 2013
=58 Cape Verde 27% of population 2013
=58 Bhutan 27% of population 2013
=63 China 26% of population 2013
=63 Russia 26% of population 2013
Muslim countries average (profile) 25.25% of population 2013
=65 Panama 25% of population 2013
=65 Botswana 25% of population 2013
67 Iraq 24% of population 2013
Religious countries average (profile) 24% of population 2013
68 Jamaica 22% of population 2013
South and Central Asia average (profile) 21.75% of population 2013
69 Philippines 21% of population 2013
70 Dominica 20% of population 2013
71 Peru 19% of population 2013
=72 Colombia 18% of population 2013
=72 Latvia 18% of population 2013
=74 Morocco 17% of population 2013
=74 Marshall Islands 17% of population 2013
=74 Burma 17% of population 2013
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 15.61% of population 2013
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 15.37% of population 2013
=77 Angola 15% of population 2013
=77 Brazil 15% of population 2013
=77 Honduras 15% of population 2013
Emerging markets average (profile) 14.13% of population 2013
=80 Azerbaijan 14% of population 2013
=80 South Africa 14% of population 2013
=80 North Korea 14% of population 2013
=83 Dominican Republic 13% of population 2013
=83 Mexico 13% of population 2013
=83 Guatemala 13% of population 2013
=86 Tuvalu 12% of population 2013
=86 Romania 12% of population 2013
=86 Guyana 12% of population 2013
=86 Sri Lanka 12% of population 2013
=90 El Salvador 11% of population 2013
=90 Moldova 11% of population 2013
=90 Laos 11% of population 2013
=93 Suriname 10% of population 2013
=93 Paraguay 10% of population 2013
=95 Mauritius 9% of population 2013
=95 Belarus 9% of population 2013
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 8.21% of population 2013
=97 Montenegro 8% of population 2013
=97 Trinidad and Tobago 8% of population 2013
=97 Republic of Macedonia 8% of population 2013
=97 Argentina 8% of population 2013
=97 Northern Mariana Islands 8% of population 2013
=102 Belize 7% of population 2013
=102 Venezuela 7% of population 2013
=102 Yemen 7% of population 2013
=105 Fiji 6% of population 2013
=105 Cuba 6% of population 2013
=105 Vietnam 6% of population 2013
=105 Kyrgyzstan 6% of population 2013
=109 Tajikistan 5% of population 2013
=109 Costa Rica 5% of population 2013
=109 Thailand 5% of population 2013
=109 Lithuania 5% of population 2013
=109 Albania 5% of population 2013
=109 Armenia 5% of population 2013
=115 Malaysia 4% of population 2013
=115 Ecuador 4% of population 2013
=115 Georgia 4% of population 2013
=115 Estonia 4% of population 2013
=115 Syria 4% of population 2013
=115 Serbia 4% of population 2013
=115 Saint Kitts and Nevis 4% of population 2013
=115 Ukraine 4% of population 2013
=115 Cayman Islands 4% of population 2013
=115 Grenada 4% of population 2013
=115 Poland 4% of population 2013
=115 Montserrat 4% of population 2013
=115 Tunisia 4% of population 2013
=128 Turkey 3% of population 2013
=128 Libya 3% of population 2013
=128 Egypt 3% of population 2013
=128 Kazakhstan 3% of population 2013
=132 Turks and Caicos Islands 2% of population 2013
=132 Maldives 2% of population 2013
=132 Jordan 2% of population 2013
=132 Samoa 2% of population 2013
=132 United Arab Emirates 2% of population 2013
=132 Solomon Islands 2% of population 2013
=132 Tonga 2% of population 2013
=132 Algeria 2% of population 2013
=132 Chile 2% of population 2013
=132 Seychelles 2% of population 2010
=132 Antigua and Barbuda 2% of population 2013
=143 Turkmenistan 1% of population 2013
=143 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1% of population 2013
=143 Anguilla 1% of population 2013
=143 Greece 1% of population 2013
=143 Guam 1% of population 2013
=143 Czech Republic 1% of population 2013
=143 Croatia 1% of population 2013
=143 French Polynesia 1% of population 2013
=151 Canada 0.0 2013
=151 Slovakia 0.0 2013
=151 Ireland 0.0 2013
=151 Lebanon 0.0 2013
=151 Oman 0.0 2013
=151 United States 0.0 2013
=151 Iran 0.0 2013
=151 Uruguay 0.0 2013

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Sanitation facility access > 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/Sanitation-facility-access/Unimproved/Urban

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