Fiji - Improved water source

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

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access) in Fiji was 95.00 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 95.00 in 2010, while its lowest value was 77.00 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population with reasonable access to an adequate amount of water from an improved source, such as a household connection, public standpipe, borehole, protected well or spring, and rainwater collection. Unimproved sources include vendors, tanker trucks, and unprotected wells and springs. Reasonable access is defined as the availability of at least 20 liters a person a day from a source within one kilometer of the dwelling.

Source: World Health Organization and United Nations Children's Fund, Joint Measurement Programme (JMP) (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

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Year Value
1990 77.00
1991 77.00
1992 78.00
1993 79.00
1994 81.00
1995 82.00
1996 83.00
1997 84.00
1998 85.00
1999 87.00
2000 88.00
2001 89.00
2002 90.00
2003 91.00
2004 92.00
2005 94.00
2006 95.00
2007 95.00
2008 95.00
2009 95.00
2010 95.00

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

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access) in Fiji was 100.00 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 100.00 in 2010, while its lowest value was 94.00 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population with reasonable access to an adequate amount of water from an improved source, such as a household connection, public standpipe, borehole, protected well or spring, and rainwater collection. Unimproved sources include vendors, tanker trucks, and unprotected wells and springs. Reasonable access is defined as the availability of at least 20 liters a person a day from a source within one kilometer of the dwelling.

Source: World Health Organization and United Nations Children's Fund, Joint Measurement Programme (JMP) (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 94.00
1991 94.00
1992 94.00
1993 95.00
1994 95.00
1995 96.00
1996 96.00
1997 96.00
1998 97.00
1999 97.00
2000 98.00
2001 98.00
2002 98.00
2003 99.00
2004 99.00
2005 100.00
2006 100.00
2007 100.00
2008 100.00
2009 100.00
2010 100.00

Improved water source (% of population with access)

Improved water source (% of population with access) in Fiji was 98.00 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 98.00 in 2010, while its lowest value was 84.00 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population with reasonable access to an adequate amount of water from an improved source, such as a household connection, public standpipe, borehole, protected well or spring, and rainwater collection. Unimproved sources include vendors, tanker trucks, and unprotected wells and springs. Reasonable access is defined as the availability of at least 20 liters a person a day from a source within one kilometer of the dwelling.

Source: World Health Organization and United Nations Children's Fund, Joint Measurement Programme (JMP) (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 84.00
1991 84.00
1992 85.00
1993 86.00
1994 87.00
1995 88.00
1996 89.00
1997 90.00
1998 91.00
1999 92.00
2000 93.00
2001 93.00
2002 94.00
2003 95.00
2004 95.00
2005 97.00
2006 98.00
2007 98.00
2008 98.00
2009 98.00
2010 98.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention