Burkina Faso - Improved sanitation facilities

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access) in Burkina Faso was 18.60 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 18.60 in 2012 and a minimum value of 7.70 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 7.70
1991 7.80
1992 8.20
1993 8.50
1994 8.90
1995 9.20
1996 9.60
1997 10.00
1998 10.50
1999 11.00
2000 11.60
2001 12.10
2002 12.70
2003 13.20
2004 13.80
2005 14.40
2006 15.00
2007 15.60
2008 16.20
2009 16.80
2010 17.40
2011 18.00
2012 18.60

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access) in Burkina Faso was 6.70 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6.70 in 2012 and a minimum value of 1.90 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 1.90
1991 1.90
1992 2.10
1993 2.30
1994 2.60
1995 2.80
1996 3.00
1997 3.20
1998 3.50
1999 3.70
2000 3.90
2001 4.20
2002 4.40
2003 4.60
2004 4.90
2005 5.10
2006 5.30
2007 5.50
2008 5.80
2009 6.00
2010 6.20
2011 6.50
2012 6.70

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access) in Burkina Faso was 50.40 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 50.40 in 2012 and a minimum value of 44.10 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 44.10
1991 44.10
1992 44.40
1993 44.70
1994 45.00
1995 45.30
1996 45.60
1997 45.90
1998 46.20
1999 46.50
2000 46.80
2001 47.10
2002 47.40
2003 47.70
2004 48.00
2005 48.30
2006 48.60
2007 48.90
2008 49.20
2009 49.50
2010 49.80
2011 50.10
2012 50.40

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention