Belize - Improved water source

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access)

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access) in Belize was 100.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 100.00 in 2012, while its lowest value was 59.80 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

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

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Year Value
1990 59.80
1991 61.70
1992 63.60
1993 65.40
1994 67.30
1995 69.20
1996 71.00
1997 72.90
1998 74.80
1999 76.60
2000 78.50
2001 80.30
2002 82.20
2003 84.10
2004 85.90
2005 87.80
2006 89.70
2007 91.50
2008 93.40
2009 95.20
2010 97.10
2011 99.00
2012 100.00

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access)

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access) in Belize was 98.40 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 98.40 in 2012, while its lowest value was 87.40 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 87.40
1991 87.90
1992 88.40
1993 88.90
1994 89.40
1995 89.90
1996 90.40
1997 90.90
1998 91.40
1999 91.90
2000 92.40
2001 92.90
2002 93.40
2003 93.90
2004 94.40
2005 94.90
2006 95.40
2007 95.90
2008 96.40
2009 96.90
2010 97.40
2011 97.90
2012 98.40

Improved water source (% of population with access)

Improved water source (% of population with access) in Belize was 99.30 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 99.30 in 2012, while its lowest value was 72.90 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 72.90
1991 74.10
1992 75.30
1993 76.50
1994 77.80
1995 79.00
1996 80.20
1997 81.40
1998 82.70
1999 83.90
2000 85.10
2001 86.30
2002 87.50
2003 88.70
2004 89.90
2005 91.10
2006 92.30
2007 93.50
2008 94.70
2009 96.00
2010 97.20
2011 98.50
2012 99.30

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention