Greece - Improved sanitation facilities

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access) in Greece was 99.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.00 in 2015 and a minimum value of 92.50 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 92.50
1991 92.80
1992 93.10
1993 93.40
1994 93.70
1995 94.00
1996 94.30
1997 94.60
1998 94.90
1999 95.20
2000 95.50
2001 95.80
2002 96.20
2003 96.50
2004 96.80
2005 97.10
2006 97.40
2007 97.70
2008 98.00
2009 98.20
2010 98.50
2011 98.80
2012 99.00
2013 99.00
2014 99.00
2015 99.00

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access) in Greece was 98.10 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 98.10 in 2015 and a minimum value of 82.90 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 82.90
1991 83.60
1992 84.30
1993 85.00
1994 85.70
1995 86.40
1996 87.20
1997 87.90
1998 88.60
1999 89.30
2000 90.00
2001 90.70
2002 91.40
2003 92.20
2004 92.90
2005 93.60
2006 94.30
2007 95.00
2008 95.70
2009 96.40
2010 97.20
2011 97.90
2012 98.10
2013 98.10
2014 98.10
2015 98.10

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access) in Greece was 99.20 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.20 in 2015 and a minimum value of 96.30 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/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 96.30
1991 96.40
1992 96.60
1993 96.70
1994 96.80
1995 97.00
1996 97.10
1997 97.20
1998 97.40
1999 97.50
2000 97.60
2001 97.80
2002 97.90
2003 98.00
2004 98.10
2005 98.30
2006 98.40
2007 98.50
2008 98.70
2009 98.80
2010 98.90
2011 99.10
2012 99.20
2013 99.20
2014 99.20
2015 99.20

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention