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 84.00 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 84.00 in 2009, while its lowest value was 62.00 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population with reasonable access to an adequate amount of water from an improved source, such as a household connection, public standpipe, borehole, protected well or spring, and rainwater collection. Unimproved sources include vendors, tanker trucks, and unprotected wells and springs. Reasonable access is defined as the availability of at least 20 liters a person a day from a source within one kilometer of the dwelling.

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 62.00
1991 64.00
1992 65.00
1993 67.00
1994 68.00
1995 69.00
1996 71.00
1997 72.00
1998 74.00
1999 75.00
2000 77.00
2001 78.00
2002 80.00
2003 81.00
2004 83.00
2005 84.00
2006 84.00
2007 84.00
2008 84.00
2009 84.00

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

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access) in Tunisia was 99.00 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 99.00 in 2010, while its lowest value was 95.00 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population with reasonable access to an adequate amount of water from an improved source, such as a household connection, public standpipe, borehole, protected well or spring, and rainwater collection. Unimproved sources include vendors, tanker trucks, and unprotected wells and springs. Reasonable access is defined as the availability of at least 20 liters a person a day from a source within one kilometer of the dwelling.

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 95.00
1991 95.00
1992 95.00
1993 95.00
1994 96.00
1995 96.00
1996 96.00
1997 97.00
1998 97.00
1999 97.00
2000 98.00
2001 98.00
2002 98.00
2003 98.00
2004 99.00
2005 99.00
2006 99.00
2007 99.00
2008 99.00
2009 99.00
2010 99.00

Improved water source (% of population with access)

Improved water source (% of population with access) in Tunisia was 94.00 as of 2009. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 94.00 in 2009, while its lowest value was 81.00 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population with reasonable access to an adequate amount of water from an improved source, such as a household connection, public standpipe, borehole, protected well or spring, and rainwater collection. Unimproved sources include vendors, tanker trucks, and unprotected wells and springs. Reasonable access is defined as the availability of at least 20 liters a person a day from a source within one kilometer of the dwelling.

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

See also:

Year Value
1990 81.00
1991 82.00
1992 83.00
1993 84.00
1994 85.00
1995 86.00
1996 86.00
1997 88.00
1998 88.00
1999 89.00
2000 90.00
2001 91.00
2002 92.00
2003 92.00
2004 93.00
2005 94.00
2006 94.00
2007 94.00
2008 94.00
2009 94.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention