Tunisia - Improved water source

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

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access) in Tunisia was 90.50 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 90.50 in 2012, while its lowest value was 63.30 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

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Year Value
1990 63.30
1991 64.50
1992 65.80
1993 67.00
1994 68.20
1995 69.50
1996 70.70
1997 72.00
1998 73.20
1999 74.40
2000 75.70
2001 76.90
2002 78.10
2003 79.40
2004 80.60
2005 81.80
2006 83.10
2007 84.30
2008 85.50
2009 86.80
2010 88.00
2011 89.20
2012 90.50

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

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access) in Tunisia was 100.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 100.00 in 2012, while its lowest value was 94.70 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

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Year Value
1990 94.70
1991 95.00
1992 95.20
1993 95.50
1994 95.80
1995 96.00
1996 96.30
1997 96.60
1998 96.80
1999 97.10
2000 97.30
2001 97.60
2002 97.90
2003 98.10
2004 98.40
2005 98.60
2006 98.90
2007 99.20
2008 99.40
2009 99.70
2010 99.90
2011 100.00
2012 100.00

Improved water source (% of population with access)

Improved water source (% of population with access) in Tunisia was 96.80 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 96.80 in 2012, while its lowest value was 81.50 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 81.50
1991 82.40
1992 83.30
1993 84.20
1994 85.10
1995 85.80
1996 86.50
1997 87.30
1998 88.00
1999 88.70
2000 89.40
2001 90.10
2002 90.80
2003 91.50
2004 92.10
2005 92.80
2006 93.40
2007 94.00
2008 94.70
2009 95.30
2010 95.90
2011 96.40
2012 96.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention