This entry provides information about access to improved or unimproved drinking water sources available to segments of the population of a country.

Country | DRINKING WATER SOURCE(% OF POPULATION) |
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Afghanistan |
improved: urban: 89.9% of population rural: 56.1% of population total: 64.2% of population unimproved: urban: 10.1% of population rural: 43.9% of population total: 35.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Albania |
improved: urban: 97.3% of population rural: 93.8% of population total: 95.7% of population unimproved: urban: 2.7% of population rural: 6.2% of population total: 4.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Algeria |
improved: urban: 85.5% of population rural: 79.5% of population total: 83.9% of population unimproved: urban: 14.5% of population rural: 20.5% of population total: 16.1% of population (2012 est.) |

American Samoa |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Andorra |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Angola |
improved: urban: 67.6% of population rural: 34.3% of population total: 54.3% of population unimproved: urban: 32.4% of population rural: 65.7% of population total: 45.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Anguilla |
improved: urban: 94.6% of population total: 94.6% of population unimproved: urban: 5.4% of population total: 5.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Antigua and Barbuda |
improved: urban: 97.9% of population rural: 97.9% of population total: 97.9% of population unimproved: urban: 2.1% of population rural: 2.1% of population total: 2.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Argentina |
improved: urban: 99% of population rural: 95.3% of population total: 98.7% of population unimproved: urban: 1% of population rural: 4.7% of population total: 1.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Armenia |
improved: urban: 99.7% of population rural: 100% of population total: 99.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.3% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Aruba |
improved: urban: 97.8% of population rural: 97.8% of population total: 97.8% of population unimproved: urban: 2.2% of population rural: 2.2% of population total: 2.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Australia |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Austria |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Azerbaijan |
improved: urban: 88.4% of population rural: 70.7% of population total: 80.2% of population unimproved: urban: 11.6% of population rural: 29.3% of population total: 19.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Bahamas, The |
improved: urban: 98.4% of population rural: 98.4% of population total: 98.4% of population unimproved: urban: 1.6% of population rural: 1.6% of population total: 1.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Bahrain |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Bangladesh |
improved: urban: 85.8% of population rural: 84.4% of population total: 84.8% of population unimproved: urban: 14.2% of population rural: 15.6% of population total: 15.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Barbados |
improved: urban: 99.8% of population rural: 99.8% of population total: 99.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population rural: 0.2% of population total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Belarus |
improved: urban: 99.8% of population rural: 99% of population total: 99.6% of population unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population rural: 1% of population total: 0.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Belgium |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Belize |
improved: urban: 98.4% of population rural: 100% of population total: 99.3% of population unimproved: urban: 1.6% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Benin |
improved: urban: 84.5% of population rural: 69.1% of population total: 76.1% of population unimproved: urban: 15.5% of population rural: 30.9% of population total: 23.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Bhutan |
improved: urban: 99.4% of population rural: 97.3% of population total: 98.1% of population unimproved: urban: 0.6% of population rural: 2.7% of population total: 1.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Bolivia |
improved: urban: 96% of population rural: 71.9% of population total: 88.1% of population unimproved: urban: 4% of population rural: 28.1% of population total: 11.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Bosnia and Herzegovina |
improved: urban: 99.6% of population rural: 99.5% of population total: 99.6% of population unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population rural: 0.5% of population total: 0.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Botswana |
improved: urban: 99.3% of population rural: 92.8% of population total: 96.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.7% of population rural: 7.2% of population total: 3.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Brazil |
improved: urban: 99.7% of population rural: 85.3% of population total: 97.5% of population unimproved: urban: 0.3% of population rural: 14.7% of population total: 2.5% of population (2012 est.) |

British Virgin Islands |
improved: urban: 98% of population rural: 98% of population total: 98% of population unimproved: urban: 2% of population rural: 2% of population total: 2% of population (2010 est.) |

Bulgaria |
improved: urban: 99.6% of population rural: 99% of population total: 99.5% of population unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population rural: 1% of population total: 0.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Burkina Faso |
improved: urban: 97.5% of population rural: 75.8% of population total: 81.7% of population unimproved: urban: 2.5% of population rural: 24.2% of population total: 18.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Burma |
improved: urban: 94.8% of population rural: 81.1% of population total: 85.7% of population unimproved: urban: 5.2% of population rural: 18.9% of population total: 14.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Burundi |
improved: urban: 91.5% of population rural: 73.2% of population total: 75.3% of population unimproved: urban: 8.5% of population rural: 26.8% of population total: 24.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Cabo Verde |
improved: urban: 91.2% of population rural: 86% of population total: 89.3% of population unimproved: urban: 8.8% of population rural: 14% of population total: 10.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Cambodia |
improved: urban: 93.9% of population rural: 65.6% of population total: 71.3% of population unimproved: urban: 6.1% of population rural: 34.4% of population total: 28.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Cameroon |
improved: urban: 94.1% of population rural: 51.9% of population total: 74.1% of population unimproved: urban: 5.9% of population rural: 48.1% of population total: 25.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Canada |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 99% of population total: 99.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 1% of population total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Cayman Islands |
improved: urban: 95.6% of population total: 95.6% of population unimproved: urban: 4.4% of population total: 4.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Central African Republic |
improved: urban: 89.6% of population rural: 54.4% of population total: 68.2% of population unimproved: urban: 10.4% of population rural: 45.6% of population total: 31.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Chad |
improved: urban: 71.8% of population rural: 44.8% of population total: 50.7% of population unimproved: urban: 28.2% of population rural: 55.2% of population total: 49.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Chile |
improved: urban: 99.6% of population rural: 91.3% of population total: 98.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population rural: 8.7% of population total: 1.2% of population (2012 est.) |

China |
improved: urban: 98.4% of population rural: 84.9% of population total: 91.9% of population unimproved: urban: 1.6% of population rural: 15.1% of population total: 8.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Colombia |
improved: urban: 96.9% of population rural: 73.6% of population total: 91.2% of population unimproved: urban: 3.1% of population rural: 26.4% of population total: 8.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Comoros |
improved: rural: 96.7% of population unimproved: rural: 3.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Congo, Democratic Republic of the |
improved: urban: 79.1% of population rural: 29% of population total: 46.5% of population unimproved: urban: 20.9% of population rural: 71% of population total: 53.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Congo, Republic of the |
improved: urban: 95.7% of population rural: 38.8% of population total: 75.3% of population unimproved: urban: 4.3% of population rural: 61.2% of population total: 24.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Cook Islands |
improved: urban: 99.9% of population rural: 99.9% of population total: 99.9% of population unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population rural: 0.1% of population total: 0.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Costa Rica |
improved: urban: 99.6% of population rural: 90.9% of population total: 96.6% of population unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population rural: 9.1% of population total: 3.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Cote d'Ivoire |
improved: urban: 91.5% of population rural: 67.8% of population total: 80.2% of population unimproved: urban: 8.5% of population rural: 32.2% of population total: 19.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Croatia |
improved: urban: 99.8% of population rural: 96.8% of population total: 98.6% of population unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population rural: 3.2% of population total: 1.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Cuba |
improved: urban: 96.3% of population rural: 87.3% of population total: 94% of population unimproved: urban: 3.7% of population rural: 12.7% of population total: 6% of population (2012 est.) |

Cyprus |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Czech Republic |
improved: urban: 99.9% of population rural: 99.6% of population total: 99.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population rural: 0.4% of population total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Denmark |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Djibouti |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 65.5% of population total: 92.1% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 34.5% of population total: 7.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Dominica |
improved: urban: 95.7% of population unimproved: urban: 4.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Dominican Republic |
improved: urban: 82.5% of population rural: 77.2% of population total: 80.9% of population unimproved: urban: 17.5% of population rural: 22.8% of population total: 19.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Ecuador |
improved: urban: 91.6% of population rural: 75.2% of population total: 86.4% of population unimproved: urban: 8.4% of population rural: 24.8% of population total: 13.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Egypt |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 98.8% of population total: 99.3% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 1.2% of population total: 0.7% of population (2012 est.) |

El Salvador |
improved: urban: 95% of population rural: 81% of population total: 90.1% of population unimproved: urban: 5.8% of population rural: 19% of population total: 9.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Equatorial Guinea |
improved: urban: 65.5% of population rural: 41.6% of population total: 50.9% of population unimproved: urban: 34.5% of population rural: 58.4% of population total: 49.1% of population (2006 est.) |

Eritrea |
improved: urban: 73.7% of population rural: 56.7% of population total: 60.2% of population unimproved: urban: 26.3% of population rural: 43.3% of population total: 39.8% of population (2008 est.) |

Estonia |
improved: urban: 99.8% of population rural: 97.6% of population total: 99.1% of population unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population rural: 2.4% of population total: 0.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Ethiopia |
improved: urban: 96.8% of population rural: 42.1% of population total: 51.5% of population unimproved: urban: 3.2% of population rural: 57.9% of population total: 48.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Fiji |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 92.2% of population total: 96.3% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 7.8% of population total: 3.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Finland |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

France |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

French Polynesia |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Gabon |
improved: urban: 96.8% of population rural: 63% of population total: 92.2% of population unimproved: urban: 3.2% of population rural: 37% of population total: 7.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Gambia, The |
improved: urban: 94.2% of population rural: 84.4% of population total: 90.1% of population unimproved: urban: 5.8% of population rural: 15.6% of population total: 9.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Gaza Strip |
improved: urban: 81.6% of population rural: 82.3% of population total: 81.8% of population unimproved: urban: 18.4% of population rural: 17.7% of population total: 18.2% of population note: includes Gaza and the West Bank (2012 est.) |

Georgia |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 97.3% of population total: 98.7% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 2.7% of population total: 1.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Germany |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Ghana |
improved: urban: 92.5% of population rural: 81.3% of population total: 87.2% of population unimproved: urban: 7.5% of population rural: 18.7% of population total: 12.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Greece |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 99.4% of population total: 99.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0.6% of population total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Greenland |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Grenada |
improved: urban: 99% of population rural: 95.3% of population total: 96.8% of population unimproved: urban: 1% of population rural: 4.7% of population total: 3.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Guam |
improved: urban: 99.5% of population rural: 99.5% of population total: 99.5% of population unimproved: urban: 0.5% of population rural: 0.5% of population total: 0.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Guatemala |
improved: urban: 99.1% of population rural: 88.6% of population total: 93.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.9% of population rural: 11.4% of population total: 6.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Guinea-Bissau |
improved: urban: 96.1% of population rural: 55.5% of population total: 73.6% of population unimproved: urban: 3.9% of population rural: 44.5% of population total: 26.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Guinea |
improved: urban: 92.2% of population rural: 65% of population total: 74.8% of population unimproved: urban: 7.8% of population rural: 35% of population total: 25.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Guyana |
improved: urban: 96.6% of population rural: 97.9% of population total: 97.6% of population unimproved: urban: 3.4% of population rural: 2.1% of population total: 2.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Haiti |
improved: urban: 74.6% of population rural: 47.5% of population total: 62.4% of population unimproved: urban: 25.4% of population rural: 52.5% of population total: 37.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Honduras |
improved: urban: 96.8% of population rural: 81.5% of population total: 89.6% of population unimproved: urban: 3.2% of population rural: 18.5% of population total: 10.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Hungary |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Iceland |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

India |
improved: urban: 96.7% of population rural: 90.7% of population total: 92.6% of population unimproved: urban: 3.3% of population rural: 9.3% of population total: 7.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Indonesia |
improved: urban: 93% of population rural: 76.4% of population total: 84.9% of population unimproved: urban: 7% of population rural: 23.6% of population total: 15.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Iran |
improved: urban: 97.7% of population rural: 91.7% of population total: 95.9% of population unimproved: urban: 2.3% of population rural: 8.3% of population total: 4.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Iraq |
improved: urban: 93.9% of population rural: 68.5% of population total: 85.4% of population unimproved: urban: 6.1% of population rural: 31.5% of population total: 14.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Ireland |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 99.7% of population total: 99.9% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0.3% of population total: 0.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Israel |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Italy |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Jamaica |
improved: urban: 97.1% of population rural: 88.8% of population total: 93.1% of population unimproved: urban: 2.9% of population rural: 11.2% of population total: 6.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Japan |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Jordan |
improved: urban: 97.3% of population rural: 90.5% of population total: 96.1% of population unimproved: urban: 2.7% of population rural: 9.5% of population total: 3.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Kazakhstan |
improved: urban: 99.2% of population rural: 86% of population total: 93.1% of population unimproved: urban: 0.8% of population rural: 14% of population total: 6.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Kenya |
improved: urban: 82.3% of population rural: 55.1% of population total: 61.7% of population unimproved: urban: 17.7% of population rural: 44.9% of population total: 38.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Kiribati |
improved: urban: 87.4% of population rural: 50.6% of population total: 66.8% of population unimproved: urban: 12.6% of population rural: 49.4% of population total: 33.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Korea, North |
improved: urban: 98.9% of population rural: 96.9% of population total: 98.1% of population unimproved: urban: 1.1% of population rural: 3.1% of population total: 1.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Korea, South |
improved: urban: 99.7% of population rural: 87.9% of population total: 97.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.3% of population rural: 12.1% of population total: 2.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Kuwait |
improved: urban: 99% of population rural: 99% of population total: 99% of population unimproved: urban: 1% of population rural: 1% of population total: 1% of population (2012 est.) |

Kyrgyzstan |
improved: urban: 97.1% of population rural: 82.3% of population total: 87.6% of population unimproved: urban: 2.9% of population rural: 17.7% of population total: 12.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Laos |
improved: urban: 83.7% of population rural: 64.9% of population total: 71.5% of population unimproved: urban: 16.3% of population rural: 35.1% of population total: 28.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Latvia |
improved: urban: 99.6% of population rural: 95.8% of population total: 98.4% of population unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population rural: 4.2% of population total: 1.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Lebanon |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Lesotho |
improved: urban: 93.2% of population rural: 76.7% of population total: 81.3% of population unimproved: urban: 6.8% of population rural: 23.3% of population total: 18.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Liberia |
improved: urban: 86.8% of population rural: 63% of population total: 74.6% of population unimproved: urban: 13.2% of population rural: 37% of population total: 25.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Libya |
improved: urban: 54.2% of population rural: 54.9% of population total: 54.4% of population unimproved: urban: 45.8% of population rural: 45.1% of population total: 45.6% of population (2001 est.) |

Lithuania |
improved: urban: 99.3% of population rural: 88.9% of population total: 95.9% of population unimproved: urban: 0.7% of population rural: 11.1% of population total: 4.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Luxembourg |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Macedonia |
improved: urban: 99.8% of population rural: 98.8% of population total: 99.4% of population unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population rural: 1.2% of population total: 0.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Madagascar |
improved: urban: 78.2% of population rural: 35.4% of population total: 49.6% of population unimproved: urban: 21.8% of population rural: 64.6% of population total: 50.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Malawi |
improved: urban: 94.6% of population rural: 83.2% of population total: 85% of population unimproved: urban: 5.4% of population rural: 16.8% of population total: 15% of population (2012 est.) |

Malaysia |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 98.5% of population total: 99.6% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 1.5% of population total: 0.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Maldives |
improved: urban: 99.5% of population rural: 97.9% of population total: 98.6% of population unimproved: urban: 0.5% of population rural: 2.1% of population total: 1.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Mali |
improved: urban: 90.9% of population rural: 54.2% of population total: 67.2% of population unimproved: urban: 9.1% of population rural: 45.8% of population total: 32.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Malta |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Marshall Islands |
improved: urban: 93.4% of population rural: 97.5% of population total: 94.5% of population unimproved: urban: 6.6% of population rural: 2.5% of population total: 5.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Mauritania |
improved: urban: 52.3% of population rural: 47.7% of population total: 49.6% of population unimproved: urban: 47.7% of population rural: 52.3% of population total: 50.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Mauritius |
improved: urban: 99.9% of population rural: 99.7% of population total: 99.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population rural: 0.3% of population total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Mexico |
improved: urban: 95.9% of population rural: 90.8% of population total: 94.9% of population unimproved: urban: 3.9% of population rural: 9.2% of population total: 5.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Micronesia, Federated States of |
improved: urban: 94.8% of population rural: 87.4% of population total: 89% of population unimproved: urban: 5.2% of population rural: 12.6% of population total: 11% of population (2012 est.) |

Moldova |
improved: urban: 99.5% of population rural: 93.7% of population total: 96.5% of population unimproved: urban: 0.5% of population rural: 6.3% of population total: 3.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Monaco |
improved: urban: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Mongolia |
improved: urban: 94.8% of population rural: 61.2% of population total: 84.6% of population unimproved: urban: 5.2% of population rural: 38.8% of population total: 15.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Montenegro |
improved: urban: 99.6% of population rural: 95.3% of population total: 98% of population unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population rural: 4.7% of population total: 2% of population (2012 est.) |

Montserrat |
improved: urban: 99% of population rural: 99% of population total: 99% of population unimproved: urban: 1% of population rural: 1% of population total: 1% of population (2012 est.) |

Morocco |
improved: urban: 98.5% of population rural: 63.6% of population total: 83.6% of population unimproved: urban: 1.5% of population rural: 36.4% of population total: 16.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Mozambique |
improved: urban: 80.3% of population rural: 35% of population total: 49.2% of population unimproved: urban: 19.7% of population rural: 65% of population total: 50.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Namibia |
improved: urban: 98.4% of population rural: 87.4% of population total: 91.7% of population unimproved: urban: 1.6% of population rural: 12.6% of population total: 8.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Nauru |
improved: urban: 96.3% of population total: 96.3% of population unimproved: urban: 3.7% of population total: 3.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Nepal |
improved: urban: 90.3% of population rural: 87.6% of population total: 88.1% of population unimproved: urban: 9.7% of population rural: 12.4% of population total: 11.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Netherlands |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

New Caledonia |
improved: urban: 98.5% of population rural: 98.5% of population total: 98.5% of population unimproved: urban: 1.5% of population rural: 1.5% of population total: 1.5% of population (2012 est.) |

New Zealand |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Nicaragua |
improved: urban: 97.6% of population rural: 67.8% of population total: 85% of population unimproved: urban: 2.4% of population rural: 32.2% of population total: 15% of population (2012 est.) |

Nigeria |
improved: urban: 78.8% of population rural: 49.1% of population total: 64% of population unimproved: urban: 21.2% of population rural: 50.9% of population total: 36% of population (2012 est.) |

Niger |
improved: urban: 98.7% of population rural: 42.1% of population total: 52.3% of population unimproved: urban: 1.3% of population rural: 57.9% of population total: 47.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Niue |
improved: urban: 98.5% of population rural: 98.6% of population total: 98.6% of population unimproved: urban: 1.5% of population rural: 1.4% of population total: 1.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Northern Mariana Islands |
improved: urban: 97.5% of population rural: 97.5% of population total: 97.5% of population unimproved: urban: 2.5% of population rural: 2.5% of population total: 2.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Norway |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Oman |
improved: urban: 95.5% of population rural: 86.1% of population total: 93% of population unimproved: urban: 4.5% of population rural: 13.9% of population total: 7% of population (2012 est.) |

Pakistan |
improved: urban: 95.7% of population rural: 89% of population total: 91.4% of population unimproved: urban: 4.3% of population rural: 11% of population total: 8.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Palau |
improved: urban: 97% of population rural: 86% of population total: 95.3% of population unimproved: urban: 3% of population rural: 14% of population total: 4.7% of population (2011 est.) |

Panama |
improved: urban: 96.8% of population rural: 86.6% of population total: 94.3% of population unimproved: urban: 3.2% of population rural: 13.4% of population total: 5.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Papua New Guinea |
improved: urban: 88% of population rural: 32.8% of population total: 39.7% of population unimproved: urban: 12% of population rural: 67.2% of population total: 60.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Paraguay |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 83.4% of population total: 93.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 16.6% of population total: 6.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Peru |
improved: urban: 91.2% of population rural: 71.6% of population total: 86.8% of population unimproved: urban: 8.8% of population rural: 28.4% of population total: 13.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Philippines |
improved: urban: 92.5% of population rural: 91.2% of population total: 91.8% of population unimproved: urban: 7.5% of population rural: 8.8% of population total: 8.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Poland |
improved: urban: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Portugal |
improved: urban: 99.8% of population rural: 99.9% of population total: 99.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population rural: 0.1% of population total: 0.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Puerto Rico |
improved: urban: 93.6% of population rural: 93.6% of population total: 93.6% of population unimproved: urban: 6.4% of population rural: 6.4% of population total: 6.4% of population (2001 est.) |

Qatar |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Romania |
improved: urban: 98.5% of population rural: 75.6% of population total: 87.7% of population unimproved: urban: 1.5% of population rural: 24.4% of population total: 12.3% of population (2008 est.) |

Russia |
improved: urban: 98.7% of population rural: 92.2% of population total: 97% of population unimproved: urban: 1.3% of population rural: 7.8% of population total: 3% of population (2012 est.) |

Rwanda |
improved: urban: 80.7% of population rural: 68.3% of population total: 70.7% of population unimproved: urban: 19.3% of population rural: 31.7% of population total: 29.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Saint Kitts and Nevis |
improved: urban: 98.3% of population rural: 98.3% of population total: 98.3% of population unimproved: urban: 1.7% of population rural: 1.7% of population total: 1.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Saint Lucia |
improved: urban: 98.6% of population rural: 92.8% of population total: 93.8% of population unimproved: urban: 1.4% of population rural: 7.2% of population total: 6.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines |
improved: urban: 95.1% of population rural: 95.1% of population total: 95.1% of population unimproved: urban: 4.9% of population rural: 4.9% of population total: 4.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Samoa |
improved: urban: 97.4% of population rural: 98.8% of population total: 98.5% of population unimproved: urban: 2.6% of population rural: 1.2% of population total: 1.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Sao Tome and Principe |
improved: urban: 98.9% of population rural: 93.6% of population total: 97% of population unimproved: urban: 1.1% of population rural: 6.4% of population total: 3% of population (2012 est.) |

Saudi Arabia |
improved: urban: 97% of population rural: 97% of population total: 97% of population unimproved: urban: 3% of populationrural: 3% of population total: 3% of population (2012 est.) |

Senegal |
improved: urban: 92.5% of population rural: 60.3% of population total: 74.1% of population unimproved: urban: 7.5% of population rural: 39.7% of population total: 25.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Serbia |
improved: urban: 99.4% of population rural: 98.9% of population total: 99.2% of population unimproved: urban: 0.6% of population rural: 1.1% of population total: 0.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Seychelles |
improved: urban: 96.3% of population rural: 96.3% of population total: 96.3% of population unimproved: urban: 3.7% of population rural: 3.7% of population total: 3.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Sierra Leone |
improved: urban: 87.1% of population rural: 42.4% of population total: 60.1% of population unimproved: urban: 12.9% of population rural: 57.6% of population total: 39.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Singapore |
improved: urban: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Slovakia |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Slovenia |
improved: urban: 99.8% of population rural: 99.4% of population total: 99.6% of population unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population rural: 0.6% of population total: 0.4% of population (2012 est.) |

Solomon Islands |
improved: urban: 93.2% of population rural: 77.2% of population total: 80.5% of population unimproved: urban: 6.8% of population rural: 22.8% of population total: 19.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Somalia |
improved: urban: 69.6% of population rural: 8.8% of population total: 31.7% of population unimproved: urban: 30.4% of population rural: 91.2% of population total: 68.3% of population (2011 est.) |

South Africa |
improved: urban: 99.2% of population rural: 88.3% of population total: 95.1% of population unimproved: urban: 0.8% of population rural: 11.7% of population total: 4.9% of population (2012 est.) |

South Sudan |
improved: urban: 63.4% of population rural: 55% of population total: 56.5% of population unimproved: urban: 36.6% of population rural: 45% of population total: 43.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Spain |
improved: urban: 99.9% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Sri Lanka |
improved: urban: 99.1% of population rural: 92.9% of population total: 93.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0.9% of population rural: 7.1% of population total: 6.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Sudan |
improved: urban: 66% of population rural: 50.2% of population total: 55.5% of population unimproved: urban: 34% of population rural: 49.8% of population total: 44.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Suriname |
improved: urban: 98.1% of population rural: 88.4% of population total: 95.2% of population unimproved: urban: 1.9% of population rural: 11.6% of population total: 4.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Swaziland |
improved: urban: 93.6% of population rural: 68.9% of population total: 74.1% of population unimproved: urban: 6.4% of population rural: 31.1% of population total: 25.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Sweden |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Switzerland |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

Syria |
improved: urban: 92.3% of population rural: 87.2% of population total: 90.1% of population unimproved: urban: 7.7% of population rural: 12.8% of population total: 9.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Tajikistan |
improved: urban: 93% of population rural: 64% of population total: 71.7% of population unimproved: urban: 7% of population rural: 36% of population total: 28.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Tanzania |
improved: urban: 77.9% of population rural: 44% of population total: 53.2% of population unimproved: urban: 22.1% of population rural: 56% of population total: 46.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Thailand |
improved: urban: 96.7% of population rural: 95.3% of population total: 95.8% of population unimproved: urban: 3.3% of population rural: 4.7% of population total: 4.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Timor-Leste |
improved: urban: 95.2% of population rural: 60.5% of population total: 70.5% of population unimproved: urban: 4.8% of population rural: 39.5% of population total: 29.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Togo |
improved: urban: 91.4% of population rural: 40.3% of population total: 60% of population unimproved: urban: 8.6% of population rural: 59.7% of population total: 40% of population (2012 est.) |

Tokelau |
improved: rural: 97.4% of population total: 97.4% of population unimproved: rural: 2.6% of population total: 2.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Tonga |
improved: urban: 99% of population rural: 99.4% of population total: 99.3% of population unimproved: urban: 1% of population rural: 0.6% of population total: 0.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Trinidad and Tobago |
improved: urban: 97.4% of population rural: 93.1% of population total: 93.6% of population unimproved: urban: 2.6% of population rural: 6.9% of population total: 6.4% of population (2011 est.) |

Tunisia |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 90.5% of population total: 96.8% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 9.5% of population total: 3.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Turkey |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 98.8% of population total: 99.7% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 1.2% of population total: 0.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Turkmenistan |
improved: urban: 89.1% of population rural: 53.7% of population total: 71.1% of population unimproved: urban: 10.9% of population rural: 46.3% of population total: 28.9% of population (2012 est.) |

Turks and Caicos Islands |
improved: urban: 87% of population rural: 87% of population total: 87.1% of population unimproved: urban: 13% of population rural: 13% of population total: 12.9% of population (2007 est.) |

Tuvalu |
improved: urban: 98.3% of population rural: 97% of population total: 97.7% of population unimproved: urban: 1.7% of population rural: 3% of population total: 2.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Uganda |
improved: urban: 94.8% of population rural: 71% of population total: 74.8% of population unimproved: urban: 5.2% of population rural: 29% of population total: 25.2% of population (2012 est.) |

Ukraine |
improved: urban: 98.1% of population rural: 97.7% of population total: 98% of population unimproved: urban: 1.9% of population rural: 2.3% of population total: 2% of population (2012 est.) |

United Arab Emirates |
improved: urban: 99.6% of population rural: 100% of population total: 99.6% of population unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0.4% of population (2012 est.) |

United Kingdom |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

United States |
improved: urban: 99.4% of population rural: 98% of population total: 99.2% of population unimproved: urban: 0.6% of population rural: 2% of population total: 0.8% of population (2012 est.) |

Uruguay |
improved: urban: 99.9% of population rural: 94.9% of population total: 99.5% of population unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population rural: 5.1% of population total: 0.5% of population (2012 est.) |

Uzbekistan |
improved: urban: 98.5% of population rural: 80.9% of population total: 87.3% of population unimproved: urban: 1.5% of population rural: 19.1% of population total: 12.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Vanuatu |
improved: urban: 97.8% of population rural: 88.3% of population total: 90.7% of population unimproved: urban: 2.2% of population rural: 11.7% of population total: 9.3% of population (2012 est.) |

Venezuela |
improved: urban: 94.3% of population rural: 75.3% of population total: 92.9% of population unimproved: urban: 5.7% of population rural: 24.7% of population total: 7.1% of population (2007 est.) |

Vietnam |
improved: urban: 98.2% of population rural: 93.6% of population total: 95% of population unimproved: urban: 1.8% of population rural: 6.4% of population total: 5% of population (2012 est.) |

Virgin Islands |
improved: urban: 100% of population rural: 100% of population total: 100% of population unimproved: urban: 0% of population rural: 0% of population total: 0% of population (2012 est.) |

West Bank |
improved: urban: 81.6% of population rural: 82.3% of population total: 81.8% of population unimproved: urban: 18.4% of population rural: 17.7% of population total: 18.2% of population note: includes Gaza and the West Bank (2012 est.) |

World |
improved: urban: 96.4% of population rural: 81.4% of population total: 89.4% of population unimproved: urban: 3.6% of population rural: 18.4% of population total: 10.6% of population (2012 est.) |

Yemen |
improved: urban: 72% of population rural: 46.5% of population total: 54.9% of population unimproved: urban: 28% of population rural: 53.5% of population total: 45.1% of population (2012 est.) |

Zambia |
improved: urban: 84.8% of population rural: 49.2% of population total: 63.3% of population unimproved: urban: 15.2% of population rural: 50.8% of population total: 36.7% of population (2012 est.) |

Zimbabwe |
improved: urban: 97.3% of population rural: 68.7% of population total: 79.9% of population unimproved: urban: 2.7% of population rural: 31.3% of population total: 20.1% of population (2012 est.) |