Algeria - Improved sanitation facilities

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access) in Algeria was 95.20 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 95.20 in 2012 and a minimum value of 88.60 in 1990.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population using improved sanitation facilities. The improved sanitation facilities include flush/pour flush (to piped sewer system, septic tank, pit latrine), ventilated improved pit (VIP) latrine, pit latrine with slab, and composting toilet.

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

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Year Value
1990 88.60
1991 88.80
1992 88.90
1993 89.10
1994 89.60
1995 90.00
1996 90.40
1997 90.90
1998 91.30
1999 91.70
2000 92.20
2001 92.60
2002 93.00
2003 93.30
2004 93.70
2005 94.00
2006 94.30
2007 94.60
2008 94.90
2009 95.00
2010 95.10
2011 95.10
2012 95.20

Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access) in Algeria was 88.40 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 88.40 in 2012 and a minimum value of 76.80 in 1990.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population using improved sanitation facilities. The improved sanitation facilities include flush/pour flush (to piped sewer system, septic tank, pit latrine), ventilated improved pit (VIP) latrine, pit latrine with slab, and composting toilet.

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 76.80
1991 76.80
1992 76.80
1993 76.80
1994 77.60
1995 78.40
1996 79.10
1997 79.90
1998 80.70
1999 81.40
2000 82.20
2001 83.00
2002 83.80
2003 84.50
2004 85.30
2005 86.10
2006 86.80
2007 87.60
2008 88.40
2009 88.40
2010 88.40
2011 88.40
2012 88.40

Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access) in Algeria was 97.60 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.40 in 1993 and a minimum value of 97.60 in 2008.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population using improved sanitation facilities. The improved sanitation facilities include flush/pour flush (to piped sewer system, septic tank, pit latrine), ventilated improved pit (VIP) latrine, pit latrine with slab, and composting toilet.

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 99.40
1991 99.40
1992 99.40
1993 99.40
1994 99.30
1995 99.20
1996 99.00
1997 98.90
1998 98.80
1999 98.70
2000 98.60
2001 98.50
2002 98.30
2003 98.20
2004 98.10
2005 98.00
2006 97.90
2007 97.80
2008 97.60
2009 97.60
2010 97.60
2011 97.60
2012 97.60

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention