# 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.)