Mexico - Improved sanitation facilities

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access) in Mexico was 85.30 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 85.30 in 2012 and a minimum value of 65.90 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 65.90
1991 66.90
1992 67.90
1993 68.90
1994 69.90
1995 70.80
1996 71.80
1997 72.70
1998 73.60
1999 74.40
2000 75.30
2001 76.20
2002 77.10
2003 78.00
2004 78.80
2005 79.70
2006 80.50
2007 81.30
2008 82.10
2009 82.90
2010 83.70
2011 84.50
2012 85.30

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access) in Mexico was 79.00 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 79.00 in 2012 and a minimum value of 35.00 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 35.00
1991 37.00
1992 39.00
1993 41.00
1994 43.00
1995 45.00
1996 47.00
1997 49.00
1998 51.00
1999 53.00
2000 55.00
2001 57.00
2002 59.00
2003 61.00
2004 63.00
2005 65.00
2006 67.00
2007 69.00
2008 71.00
2009 73.00
2010 75.00
2011 77.00
2012 79.00

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access) in Mexico was 87.00 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 22 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 87.00 in 2012 and a minimum value of 78.20 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 78.20
1991 78.60
1992 79.00
1993 79.40
1994 79.80
1995 80.20
1996 80.60
1997 81.00
1998 81.40
1999 81.80
2000 82.20
2001 82.60
2002 83.00
2003 83.40
2004 83.80
2005 84.20
2006 84.60
2007 85.00
2008 85.40
2009 85.80
2010 86.20
2011 86.60
2012 87.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention