Mexico - Improved sanitation facilities

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access) in Mexico was 85.20 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 85.20 in 2015 and a minimum value of 66.20 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 66.20
1991 67.10
1992 68.00
1993 68.90
1994 69.80
1995 70.70
1996 71.50
1997 72.30
1998 73.10
1999 73.90
2000 74.70
2001 75.50
2002 76.30
2003 77.10
2004 77.80
2005 78.60
2006 79.40
2007 80.10
2008 80.90
2009 81.60
2010 82.30
2011 83.00
2012 83.70
2013 84.40
2014 85.10
2015 85.20

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access) in Mexico was 74.50 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 74.50 in 2015 and a minimum value of 34.50 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 34.50
1991 36.20
1992 37.80
1993 39.50
1994 41.20
1995 42.80
1996 44.50
1997 46.20
1998 47.80
1999 49.50
2000 51.20
2001 52.80
2002 54.50
2003 56.20
2004 57.80
2005 59.50
2006 61.20
2007 62.80
2008 64.50
2009 66.10
2010 67.80
2011 69.50
2012 71.10
2013 72.80
2014 74.50
2015 74.50

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access) in Mexico was 88.00 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 88.00 in 2015 and a minimum value of 78.90 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/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 78.90
1991 79.30
1992 79.60
1993 80.00
1994 80.40
1995 80.80
1996 81.10
1997 81.50
1998 81.90
1999 82.30
2000 82.70
2001 83.00
2002 83.40
2003 83.80
2004 84.20
2005 84.60
2006 84.90
2007 85.30
2008 85.70
2009 86.10
2010 86.40
2011 86.80
2012 87.20
2013 87.60
2014 88.00
2015 88.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention