Greece - Improved sanitation facilities

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access) in Greece was 98.00 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 20 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 98.00 in 2010 and a minimum value of 97.00 in 1990.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population with at least adequate access to excreta disposal facilities that can effectively prevent human, animal, and insect contact with excreta. Improved facilities range from simple but protected pit latrines to flush toilets with a sewerage connection. To be effective, facilities must be correctly constructed and properly maintained.

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 97.00
1991 97.00
1992 97.00
1993 97.00
1994 97.00
1995 97.00
1996 97.00
1997 97.00
1998 98.00
1999 98.00
2000 98.00
2001 98.00
2002 98.00
2003 98.00
2004 98.00
2005 98.00
2006 98.00
2007 98.00
2008 98.00
2009 98.00
2010 98.00

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access) in Greece was 97.00 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 20 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 97.00 in 2010 and a minimum value of 93.00 in 1990.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population with at least adequate access to excreta disposal facilities that can effectively prevent human, animal, and insect contact with excreta. Improved facilities range from simple but protected pit latrines to flush toilets with a sewerage connection. To be effective, facilities must be correctly constructed and properly maintained.

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 93.00
1991 93.00
1992 93.00
1993 94.00
1994 94.00
1995 94.00
1996 95.00
1997 95.00
1998 96.00
1999 96.00
2000 96.00
2001 97.00
2002 97.00
2003 97.00
2004 97.00
2005 97.00
2006 97.00
2007 97.00
2008 97.00
2009 97.00
2010 97.00

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access) in Greece was 99.00 as of 2010. As the graph below shows, over the past 20 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 100.00 in 1992 and a minimum value of 99.00 in 1993.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities refers to the percentage of the population with at least adequate access to excreta disposal facilities that can effectively prevent human, animal, and insect contact with excreta. Improved facilities range from simple but protected pit latrines to flush toilets with a sewerage connection. To be effective, facilities must be correctly constructed and properly maintained.

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

See also:

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

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention