Field Listing

Sanitation facility access

This entry 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.

  • Afghanistan

    improved: urban: 88.2% of population

    rural: 52% of population

    total: 61.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 11.8% of population

    rural: 48% of population

    total: 38.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Albania

    improved: urban: 99.8% of population

    rural: 100% of population

    total: 99.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population

    rural: 0.5% of population

    total: 0.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Algeria

    improved: urban: 98.3% of population

    rural: 91.3% of population

    total: 96.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.7% of population

    rural: 8.7% of population

    total: 3.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • American Samoa

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 99% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 1% of population (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Angola

    improved: urban: 93.7% of population

    rural: 30.3% of population

    total: 72.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 6.3% of population

    rural: 69.7% of population

    total: 27.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Anguilla

    improved: urban: 99.1% of population

    total: 99.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.9% of population

    total: 0.9% of population (2017 est.)

  • Antigua and Barbuda

    improved: total: 91.7% of population

    unimproved: total: 8.1% of population (2017 est.)

  • Argentina

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: rural: NA

    total: (2020 est.) NA

  • Armenia

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 84.6% of population

    total: 94.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 15.4% of population

    total: 5.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Aruba

    improved: urban: 97.7% of population

    rural: 97.7% of population

    total: 97.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.3% of population

    rural: 2.3% of population

    total: 2.3% of population (2015 est.)

  • Australia

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Azerbaijan

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: NA

    total: (2020 est.) NA

  • Bahamas, The

    improved: total: 98.2% of population

    unimproved: total: 1.8% of population (2017 est.)

  • Bahrain

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Bangladesh

    improved: urban: 85.3% of population

    rural: 73.5% of population

    total: 78% of population

    unimproved: urban: 14.7% of population

    rural: 26.5% of population

    total: 22% of population (2020 est.)

  • Barbados

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Belarus

    improved: urban: 99.9% of population

    rural: 98.3% of population

    total: 99.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: 1.7% of population

    total: 0.5% of population (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Belize

    improved: urban: 99.1% of population

    rural: 95.7% of population

    total: 97.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.9% of population

    rural: 4.3% of population

    total: 2.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Benin

    improved: urban: 56.3% of population

    rural: 18.1% of population

    total: 36.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 43.7% of population

    rural: 81.9% of population

    total: 63.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Bermuda

    improved: urban: 99.9% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 99.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 0.1% of population (2020)

  • Bhutan

    improved: urban: 90.8% of population

    rural: 83.1% of population

    total: 86.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 9.2% of population

    rural: 16.9% of population

    total: 13.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Bolivia

    improved: urban: 97.8% of population

    rural: 48.4% of population

    total: 83.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.2% of population

    rural: 51.6% of population

    total: 16.9% of population (2020 est.)

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina

    improved: urban: 99.5% of population

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: 0.5% of population

    rural: NA

    total: (2020 est.) NA

  • Botswana

    improved: urban: 94.9% of population

    rural: 63% of population

    total: 85.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 5.1% of population

    rural: 37% of population

    total: 14.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Brazil

    improved: urban: 94.1% of population

    rural: 63.6% of population

    total: 90.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 5.9% of population

    rural: 36.4% of population

    total: 9.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • British Virgin 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 (2015 est.)

  • Brunei

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Bulgaria

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Burkina Faso

    improved: urban: 90.8% of population

    rural: 37.7% of population

    total: 54% of population

    unimproved: urban: 9.2% of population

    rural: 62.3% of population

    total: 46% of population (2020 est.)

  • Burma

    improved: urban: 93.9% of population

    rural: 81.3% of population

    total: 85.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 6.1% of population

    rural: 18.7% of population

    total: 14.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Burundi

    improved: urban: 87.4% of population

    rural: 53.7% of population

    total: 58.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 12.6% of population

    rural: 46.3% of population

    total: 41.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Cabo Verde

    improved: urban: 91.7% of population

    rural: 73.3% of population

    total: 85.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 8.3% of population

    rural: 26.7% of population

    total: 14.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Cambodia

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 69.3% of population

    total: 76.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 30.7% of population

    total: 23.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Cameroon

    improved: urban: 83.2% of population

    rural: 27.7% of population

    total: 59.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 16.8% of population

    rural: 72.3% of population

    total: 40.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Canada

    improved: urban: 99.1% of population

    rural: 98.9% of population

    total: 99% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.9% of population

    rural: 1.1% of population

    total: 1% of population (2020 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 (2015 est.)

  • Central African Republic

    improved: urban: 53.8% of population

    rural: 12.4% of population

    total: 29.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 46.2% of population

    rural: 87.6% of population

    total: 70.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Chad

    improved: urban: 57.5% of population

    rural: 4.9% of population

    total: 17.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 42.5% of population

    rural: 95.1% of population

    total: 82.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Chile

    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 (2020 est.)

  • China

    improved: urban: 97.6% of population

    rural: 90.6% of population

    total: 94.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.4% of population

    rural: 9.4% of population

    total: 5.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Colombia

    improved: urban: 99.1% of population

    rural: 87.7% of population

    total: 97% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.9% of population

    rural: 12.3% of population

    total: 3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Comoros

    improved: urban: 62.4% of population

    rural: 43.6% of population

    total: 49% of population

    unimproved: urban: 37.6% of population

    rural: 56.4% of population

    total: 51% of population (2017 est.)

  • Congo, Democratic Republic of the

    improved: urban: 53.4% of population

    rural: 20.5% of population

    total: 35.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 46.6% of population

    rural: 79.5% of population

    total: 64.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • Congo, Republic of the

    improved: urban: 73.4% of population

    rural: 15.1% of population

    total: 54.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 26.6% of population

    rural: 84.9% of population

    total: 45.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Cook Islands

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 99.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0.9% of population (2020 est.)

  • Costa Rica

    improved: urban: 99% of population

    rural: 97.1% of population

    total: 98.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1% of population

    rural: 2.9% of population

    total: 1.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Cote d'Ivoire

    improved: urban: 77.8% of population

    rural: 35% of population

    total: 57.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: 22.2% of population

    rural: 65% of population

    total: 42.9% of population (2020 est.)

  • Croatia

    improved: urban: 99.5% of population

    rural: 98.4% of population

    total: 99% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.5% of population

    rural: 1.6% of population

    total: 1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Cuba

    improved: urban: 94.8% of population

    rural: 87% of population

    total: 93% of population

    unimproved: urban: 5.2% of population

    rural: 13% of population

    total: 7% of population (2017 est.)

  • Curacao

    improved: total: 100% of population

    unimproved: total: 0% of population (2017)

  • Cyprus

    improved: urban: 99.7% of population

    rural: 98.8% of population

    total: 99.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.3% of population

    rural: 1.2% of population

    total: 0.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Czechia

    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 (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Djibouti

    improved: urban: 87.7% of population

    rural: 24.2% of population

    total: 73.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 12.3% of population

    rural: 75.8% of population

    total: 26.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Dominican Republic

    improved: urban: 97.4% of population

    rural: 91.3% of population

    total: 96.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.6% of population

    rural: 8.7% of population

    total: 3.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Ecuador

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 96.9% of population

    total: 98.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 3.1% of population

    total: 1.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Egypt

    improved: urban: 99% of population

    rural: 98.2% of population

    total: 98.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: 1.8% of population

    total: 1.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • El Salvador

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 97.1% of population

    total: 99.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 2.9% of population

    total: 0.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Equatorial Guinea

    improved: urban: 81.2% of population

    rural: 63.4% of population

    total: 76.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 18.8% of population

    rural: 36.6% of population

    total: 23.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Eritrea

    improved: urban: 44.5% of population

    rural: 7.3% of population

    total: 15.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 55.5% of population

    rural: 92.7% of population

    total: 84.3% of population (2017 est.)

  • Estonia

    improved: urban: 99.8% of population

    rural: 100% of population

    total: 99.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population

    rural: 0% of population

    total: 0.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Eswatini

    improved: urban: 92.3% of population

    rural: 83.9% of population

    total: 85.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 7.7% of population

    rural: 16.1% of population

    total: 14.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Ethiopia

    improved: urban: 52.5% of population

    rural: 8.1% of population

    total: 17.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 47.5% of population

    rural: 91.9% of population

    total: 82.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • European Union

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

    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 (2020)

  • Faroe Islands

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Fiji

    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 (2020 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 (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • French Polynesia

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 97% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Gabon

    improved: urban: 81.3% of population

    rural: 55.1% of population

    total: 78.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 18.7% of population

    rural: 44.9% of population

    total: 21.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Gambia, The

    improved: urban: 75.8% of population

    rural: 33.6% of population

    total: 60% of population

    unimproved: urban: 24.2% of population

    rural: 66.4% of population

    total: 40% of population (2020 est.)

  • Gaza Strip

    improved: urban: 99.9% of population

    rural: 98.6% of population

    total: 99.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: 1.4% of population

    total: 0.4% of population (2020 est.)

    note: note includes Gaza Strip and the West Bank

  • Georgia

    improved: urban: 96.3% of population

    rural: 72.7% of population

    total: 86.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 3.7% of population

    rural: 27.3% of population

    total: 13.3% of population (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Ghana

    improved: urban: 84.8% of population

    rural: 52.8% of population

    total: 71.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: 15.2% of population

    rural: 47.2% of population

    total: 28.9% of population (2020 est.)

  • Gibraltar

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020)

  • Greece

    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 (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Grenada

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 93.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 6.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Guam

    improved: urban: 89.8% of population (2015 est.)

    rural: 89.8% of population (2015 est.)

    total: 89.8% of population (2015 est.)

    unimproved: urban: 10.2% of population (2015 est.)

    rural: 10.2% of population (2015 est.)

    total: 10.2% of population (2015 est.)

  • Guatemala

    improved: urban: 90.4% of population

    rural: 66.3% of population

    total: 78.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 9.6% of population

    rural: 33.7% of population

    total: 21.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Guernsey

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 98% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 1.2% of population (2017)

    note: data represent Guernsey and Jersey

  • Guinea

    improved: urban: 90.9% of population

    rural: 38.7% of population

    total: 58% of population

    unimproved: urban: 9.1% of population

    rural: 61.3% of population

    total: 42% of population (2020 est.)

  • Guinea-Bissau

    improved: urban: 62.4% of population

    rural: 7.6% of population

    total: 31.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 37.6% of population

    rural: 92.4% of population

    total: 68.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Guyana

    improved: urban: 97.8% of population

    rural: 95.4% of population

    total: 96% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.2% of population

    rural: 4.6% of population

    total: 4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Haiti

    improved: urban: 82.9% of population

    rural: 42.6% of population

    total: 65.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 17.1% of population

    rural: 57.4% of population

    total: 34.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Heard Island and McDonald Islands

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Holy See (Vatican City)

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Honduras

    improved: urban: 96.7% of population

    rural: 87.9% of population

    total: 93% of population

    unimproved: urban: 3.3% of population

    rural: 12.1% of population

    total: 7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Hong Kong

    improved: urban: 96.4% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 96.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 3.6% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 3.6% of population (2017)

  • 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 (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • India

    improved: urban: 98.6% of population

    rural: 75.2% of population

    total: 83.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.4% of population

    rural: 24.8% of population

    total: 16.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Indonesia

    improved: urban: 97.2% of population

    rural: 86.5% of population

    total: 92.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.8% of population

    rural: 13.5% of population

    total: 7.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • Iran

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 100% of population

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population (2015 est.)

    rural: 0% of population

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Iraq

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Ireland

    improved: urban: 97.8% of population

    rural: 99.1% of population

    total: 98.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.2% of population

    rural: 0.9% of population

    total: 1.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Isle of Man

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Israel

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 99.3% of population

    total: 99.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 0.7% of population

    total: 0.1% of population (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Jamaica

    improved: urban: 98.6% of population

    rural: 99.4% of population

    total: 98.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.4% of population

    rural: 0.6% of population

    total: 1.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Japan

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 99.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Jersey

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 98.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 1.5% of population (2017)

  • Jordan

    improved: urban: 98.8% of population

    rural: 97.8% of population

    total: 98.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.2% of population

    rural: 2.2% of population

    total: 1.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Kazakhstan

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Kenya

    improved: urban: 84% of population

    rural: 48.1% of population

    total: 58.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 16% of population

    rural: 51.9% of population

    total: 41.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Kiribati

    improved: urban: 75.4% of population

    rural: 45.4% of population

    total: 62.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: 24.6% of population

    rural: 54.6% of population

    total: 37.9% of population (2020 est.)

  • Korea, North

    improved: urban: 92.7% of population

    rural: 73.1% of population

    total: 85.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 7.3% of population

    rural: 26.9% of population

    total: 14.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Korea, South

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 99.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Kosovo

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Kuwait

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Kyrgyzstan

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Laos

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 72% of population

    total: 82.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 28% of population

    total: 17.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Latvia

    improved: urban: 98.9% of population

    rural: 85.3% of population

    total: 94.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.1% of population

    rural: 14.7% of population

    total: 5.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Lebanon

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Lesotho

    improved: urban: 93.6% of population

    rural: 62.4% of population

    total: 71.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 6.4% of population

    rural: 37.6% of population

    total: 28.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Liberia

    improved: urban: 68% of population

    rural: 25.2% of population

    total: 47.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 32% of population

    rural: 74.8% of population

    total: 52.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • Libya

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 99.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Liechtenstein

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020)

  • Lithuania

    improved: urban: 99.5% of population

    rural: 88.7% of population

    total: 96% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.5% of population

    rural: 11.3% of population

    total: 4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Luxembourg

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 99.9% of population

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 0.1% of population

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Madagascar

    improved: urban: 49.2% of population

    rural: 22.1% of population

    total: 32.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 50.8% of population

    rural: 77.9% of population

    total: 67.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Malawi

    improved: urban: 59.9% of population

    rural: 35.9% of population

    total: 40% of population

    unimproved: urban: 40.1% of population

    rural: 64.1% of population

    total: 60% of population (2020 est.)

  • Malaysia

    improved: urban: 99% of population

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: NA

    total: (2020 est.) NA

  • Maldives

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 99.1% of population

    total: 99.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 0.9% of population

    total: 0.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • Mali

    improved: urban: 85.7% of population

    rural: 44.7% of population

    total: 62.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 14.3% of population

    rural: 55.3% of population

    total: 37.3% of population (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Marshall Islands

    improved: urban: 96.6% of population

    rural: 65.4% of population

    total: 89.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 3.4% of population

    rural: 34.6% of population

    total: 10.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Mauritania

    improved: urban: 83.5% of population

    rural: 25.2% of population

    total: 57.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 16.5% of population

    rural: 74.8% of population

    total: 42.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • Mauritius

    improved: urban: 99.9% of population

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: NA

    total: (2020 est.) NA

  • Mexico

    improved: urban: 99.9% of population

    rural: 96.4% of population

    total: 99.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: 3.6% of population

    total: 0.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Micronesia, Federated States of

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 88.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 11.7% of population (2017 est.)

  • Moldova

    improved: urban: 99% of population

    rural: 83.1% of population

    total: 89.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1% of population

    rural: 16.9% of population

    total: 10.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Monaco

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Mongolia

    improved: urban: 97.4% of population

    rural: 69.9% of population

    total: 88.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.6% of population

    rural: 30.1% of population

    total: 11.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Montenegro

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 93.9% of population

    total: 98% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 6.1% of population

    total: 2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Montserrat

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Morocco

    improved: urban: 98.2% of population

    rural: 72.4% of population

    total: 88.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.8% of population

    rural: 27.6% of population

    total: 11.2% of population (2020 est.)

    note: does not include data from the former Western Sahara

  • Mozambique

    improved: urban: 71.9% of population (2015 est.)

    rural: 24.7% of population

    total: 42.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 28.1% of population

    rural: 75.3% of population

    total: 57.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Namibia

    improved: urban: 70.6% of population

    rural: 23.6% of population

    total: 48.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: 29.4% of population

    rural: 76.4% of population

    total: 51.9% of population (2020 est.)

  • Nauru

    improved: urban: 96.3% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 96.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 3.7% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 3.7% of population (2017 est.)

  • Nepal

    improved: urban: 95.1% of population

    rural: 85.7% of population

    total: 87.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 4.9% of population

    rural: 14.3% of population

    total: 12.3% of population (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • New Caledonia

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 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 (2020)

  • Nicaragua

    improved: urban: 89.9% of population

    rural: 66.5% of population

    total: 80.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 10.1% of population

    rural: 33.5% of population

    total: 19.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Niger

    improved: urban: 81.9% of population

    rural: 13.5% of population

    total: 24.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 18.1% of population

    rural: 86.5% of population

    total: 75.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Nigeria

    improved: urban: 81.6% of population

    rural: 41.4% of population

    total: 62.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 18.4% of population

    rural: 58.6% of population

    total: 37.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Niue

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 95.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 4.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • Norfolk Island

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • North Macedonia

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: 98% of population

    total: 99.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: 2% of population

    total: 0.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Northern Mariana Islands

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 97.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 2.1% of population (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Oman

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Pakistan

    improved: urban: 88.6% of population

    rural: 73.2% of population

    total: 78.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 11.4% of population

    rural: 26.8% of population

    total: 21.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Palau

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Panama

    improved: urban: 95.5% of population

    rural: 69.1% of population

    total: 87.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 4.5% of population

    rural: 30.9% of population

    total: 12.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Papua New Guinea

    improved: urban: 57.8% of population

    rural: 18.2% of population

    total: 23.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 42.2% of population

    rural: 81.8% of population

    total: 76.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • Paraguay

    improved: urban: 99.6% of population

    rural: 90.6% of population

    total: 96.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population

    rural: 9.4% of population

    total: 3.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Peru

    improved: urban: 93.6% of population

    rural: 65.3% of population

    total: 87.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 6.4% of population

    rural: 34.7% of population

    total: 12.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Philippines

    improved: urban: 96% of population

    rural: 91% of population

    total: 93.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 4% of population

    rural: 9% of population

    total: 6.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Pitcairn Islands

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Poland

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Portugal

    improved: urban: 99.9% of population

    rural: 100% of population

    total: 99.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: 0% of population

    total: 0.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Puerto Rico

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Qatar

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Romania

    improved: urban: 96.9% of population

    rural: 76% of population

    total: 87.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 3.1% of population

    rural: 24% of population

    total: 12.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Russia

    improved: urban: 95.2% of population

    rural: 72.3% of population

    total: 89.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 4.8% of population

    rural: 27.7% of population

    total: 10.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Rwanda

    improved: urban: 89.1% of population

    rural: 83.2% of population

    total: 84.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 10.9% of population

    rural: 16.8% of population

    total: 15.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Saint Barthelemy

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020)

  • Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020)

  • Saint Kitts and Nevis

    improved: urban: 87.3% of population

    rural: 87.3% of population

    total: 87.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 12.7% of population

    rural: 12.7% of population

    total: 12.7% of population (2017 est.)

  • Saint Lucia

    improved: urban: 97.6% of population

    rural: 92.9% of population

    total: 93.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: 2.4% of population

    rural: 7.1% of population

    total: 6.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Saint Martin

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020)

  • Saint Pierre and Miquelon

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020)

  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 90.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 9.8% of population (2017 est.)

  • Samoa

    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 (2020 est.)

  • San Marino

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020)

  • Sao Tome and Principe

    improved: urban: 57.1% of population

    rural: 42.8% of population

    total: 53.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 42.9% of population

    rural: 57.2% of population

    total: 46.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Saudi Arabia

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Senegal

    improved: urban: 94.1% of population

    rural: 55.5% of population

    total: 74.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: 5.9% of population

    rural: 44.5% of population

    total: 25.9% of population (2020 est.)

  • Serbia

    improved: urban: 99.6% of population

    rural: 95.7% of population

    total: 97.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.4% of population

    rural: 4.3% of population

    total: 2.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Seychelles

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Sierra Leone

    improved: urban: 79.5% of population

    rural: 35.5% of population

    total: 54.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 20.5% of population

    rural: 64.5% of population

    total: 45.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Singapore

    improved: urban: 100% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0% of population

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Sint Maarten

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 98.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 1.2% of population (2017)

  • Slovakia

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Slovenia

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 99% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Solomon Islands

    improved: urban: 95.6% of population

    rural: 22.6% of population

    total: 40.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 4.4% of population

    rural: 77.4% of population

    total: 59.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Somalia

    improved: urban: 82.4% of population

    rural: 33.8% of population

    total: 56.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 17.6% of population

    rural: 66.2% of population

    total: 43.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • South Africa

    improved: urban: 96.6% of population

    rural: 86.4% of population

    total: 93.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 3.4% of population

    rural: 13.6% of population

    total: 6.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • South Sudan

    improved: urban: 60.6% of population

    rural: 15.5% of population

    total: 24.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 39.4% of population

    rural: 84.5% of population

    total: 75.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Spain

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Sri Lanka

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Sudan

    improved: urban: 72.1% of population

    rural: 30.6% of population

    total: 45.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 27.9% of population

    rural: 69.4% of population

    total: 54.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Suriname

    improved: urban: 98.5% of population

    rural: 91.2% of population

    total: 96% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.5% of population

    rural: 8.8% of population

    total: 4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Svalbard

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • 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 (2020 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 (2020 est.)

  • Syria

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Taiwan

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: NA

  • Tajikistan

    improved: urban: 98.9% of population

    rural: 99.6% of population

    total: 99.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.1% of population

    rural: 0.4% of population

    total: 0.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Tanzania

    improved: urban: 89.4% of population

    rural: 29.2% of population

    total: 50.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 10.6% of population

    rural: 70.8% of population

    total: 49.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Thailand

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Timor-Leste

    improved: urban: 88.7% of population

    rural: 56.1% of population

    total: 66.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 11.3% of population

    rural: 43.9% of population

    total: 33.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Togo

    improved: urban: 81.9% of population

    rural: 18.3% of population

    total: 45.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 18.1% of population

    rural: 81.7% of population

    total: 54.5% of population (2020 est.)

  • Tokelau

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: 100% of population

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: 0% of population

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • Tonga

    improved: urban: 99.4% of population

    rural: 98.8% of population

    total: 98.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.6% of population

    rural: 1.2% of population

    total: 1.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Trinidad and Tobago

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 99.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Tunisia

    improved: urban: 98.8% of population

    rural: 99.4% of population

    total: 99% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.2% of population

    rural: 0.6% of population

    total: 1% of population (2020 est.)

  • Turkey (Turkiye)

    improved: urban: 99.8% of population

    rural: 98.7% of population

    total: 99.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population

    rural: 1.3% of population

    total: 0.4% of population (2020 est.)

  • Turkmenistan

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Turks and Caicos Islands

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 88% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 12% of population (2017)

  • Tuvalu

    improved: urban: 91.8% of population

    rural: 91% of population

    total: 91.5% of population

    unimproved: urban: 9.2% of population

    rural: 9% of population

    total: 8.5% of population (2017 est.)

  • Uganda

    improved: urban: 67.3% of population

    rural: 27.5% of population

    total: 37.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: 32.7% of population

    rural: 72.5% of population

    total: 62.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Ukraine

    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 (2020 est.)

  • United Arab Emirates

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 100% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0% of population (2020 est.)

  • United Kingdom

    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 (2020 est.)

  • United States

    improved: urban: 99.8% of population

    rural: 98.9% of population

    total: 99.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.2% of population

    rural: 11.1% of population

    total: 0.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Uruguay

    improved: urban: 99.2% of population

    rural: 99.6% of population

    total: 99.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.8% of population

    rural: 0.4% of population

    total: 0.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Uzbekistan

    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 (2020 est.)

  • Vanuatu

    improved: urban: 91.1% of population

    rural: 60.4% of population

    total: 68.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 8.9% of population

    rural: 39.6% of population

    total: 31.8% of population (2020 est.)

  • Venezuela

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 95.8% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 4.2% of population (2020 est.)

  • Vietnam

    improved: urban: 98.7% of population

    rural: 90% of population

    total: 93.3% of population

    unimproved: urban: 1.3% of population

    rural: 10% of population

    total: 6.7% of population (2020 est.)

  • Virgin Islands

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 99.4% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: NA

    total: 0.6% of population (2020 est.)

  • Wallis and Futuna

    improved: urban: NA

    rural: 92.9% of population

    total: 92.9% of population

    unimproved: urban: NA

    rural: 7.1% of population

    total: 7.1% of population (2020 est.)

  • West Bank

    improved: urban: 99.9% of population

    rural: 98.6% of population

    total: 99.6% of population

    unimproved: urban: 0.1% of population

    rural: 1.4% of population

    total: 0.4% of population (2020 est.)

    note: note includes Gaza Strip and the West Bank

  • World

    improved: urban: 82.3% of population

    rural: 50.5% of population

    total: 67.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 17.7% of population

    rural: 49.5% of population

    total: 32.3% of population (2015 est.)

  • Yemen

    improved: urban: 83.5% of population

    rural: 44.2% of population

    total: 59.1% of population

    unimproved: urban: 16.5% of population

    rural: 55.8% of population

    total: 40.9% of population (2020 est.)

  • Zambia

    improved: urban: 76.3% of population

    rural: 31.9% of population

    total: 51.7% of population

    unimproved: urban: 23.7% of population

    rural: 68.1% of population

    total: 48.3% of population (2020 est.)

  • Zimbabwe

    improved: urban: 96.1% of population

    rural: 49% of population

    total: 64.2% of population

    unimproved: urban: 3.9% of population

    rural: 51% of population

    total: 35.8% of population (2017 est.)