Angola - People practicing open defecation, urban (% of urban population)

People practicing open defecation, urban (% of urban population) in Angola was 3.11 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 19.10 in 2000, while its lowest value was 3.11 in 2015.

Definition: People practicing open defecation refers to the percentage of the population defecating in the open, such as in fields, forest, bushes, open bodies of water, on beaches, in other open spaces or disposed of with solid waste.

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

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Year Value
2000 19.10
2001 18.04
2002 16.97
2003 15.90
2004 14.84
2005 13.77
2006 12.70
2007 11.64
2008 10.57
2009 9.50
2010 8.44
2011 7.37
2012 6.31
2013 5.24
2014 4.17
2015 3.11

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Risk factors