Angola - People practicing open defecation

People practicing open defecation, rural (% of rural population)

People practicing open defecation, rural (% of rural population) in Angola was 56.25 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 66.71 in 2000, while its lowest value was 56.25 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 66.71
2001 66.02
2002 65.32
2003 64.62
2004 63.92
2005 63.23
2006 62.53
2007 61.83
2008 61.14
2009 60.44
2010 59.74
2011 59.04
2012 58.35
2013 57.65
2014 56.95
2015 56.25

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

People practicing open defecation (% of population)

People practicing open defecation (% of population) in Angola was 32.84 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 51.28 in 2000, while its lowest value was 32.84 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 51.28
2001 50.11
2002 48.93
2003 47.74
2004 46.54
2005 45.34
2006 44.12
2007 42.90
2008 41.66
2009 40.42
2010 39.17
2011 37.91
2012 36.65
2013 35.38
2014 34.11
2015 32.84

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Risk factors