Algeria - Improved sanitation facilities

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access) in Algeria was 87.60 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 87.60 in 2015 and a minimum value of 80.30 in 1990.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population using improved sanitation facilities. Improved sanitation facilities are likely to ensure hygienic separation of human excreta from human contact. They 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 80.30
1991 80.50
1992 80.70
1993 80.90
1994 81.30
1995 81.70
1996 82.10
1997 82.50
1998 82.90
1999 83.30
2000 83.60
2001 84.00
2002 84.30
2003 84.70
2004 85.00
2005 85.30
2006 85.60
2007 85.80
2008 86.10
2009 86.40
2010 86.60
2011 86.80
2012 87.00
2013 87.20
2014 87.40
2015 87.60

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access) in Algeria was 82.20 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 82.20 in 2015 and a minimum value of 67.70 in 1990.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population using improved sanitation facilities. Improved sanitation facilities are likely to ensure hygienic separation of human excreta from human contact. They 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 67.70
1991 67.70
1992 67.70
1993 67.70
1994 68.40
1995 69.00
1996 69.70
1997 70.40
1998 71.00
1999 71.70
2000 72.30
2001 73.00
2002 73.60
2003 74.30
2004 75.00
2005 75.60
2006 76.30
2007 76.90
2008 77.60
2009 78.30
2010 78.90
2011 79.60
2012 80.20
2013 80.90
2014 81.50
2015 82.20

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access) in Algeria was 89.80 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 91.80 in 1993 and a minimum value of 89.80 in 2015.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population using improved sanitation facilities. Improved sanitation facilities are likely to ensure hygienic separation of human excreta from human contact. They 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 91.80
1991 91.80
1992 91.80
1993 91.80
1994 91.70
1995 91.70
1996 91.60
1997 91.50
1998 91.40
1999 91.30
2000 91.20
2001 91.10
2002 91.00
2003 90.90
2004 90.80
2005 90.70
2006 90.70
2007 90.60
2008 90.50
2009 90.40
2010 90.30
2011 90.20
2012 90.10
2013 90.00
2014 89.90
2015 89.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention