Belgium - Improved sanitation facilities

Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access)

The value for Improved sanitation facilities (% of population with access) in Belgium was 99.50 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.50 in 2015 and a minimum value of 99.50 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 99.50
1991 99.50
1992 99.50
1993 99.50
1994 99.50
1995 99.50
1996 99.50
1997 99.50
1998 99.50
1999 99.50
2000 99.50
2001 99.50
2002 99.50
2003 99.50
2004 99.50
2005 99.50
2006 99.50
2007 99.50
2008 99.50
2009 99.50
2010 99.50
2011 99.50
2012 99.50
2013 99.50
2014 99.50
2015 99.50

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, rural (% of rural population with access) in Belgium was 99.40 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.50 in 2007 and a minimum value of 99.40 in 2008.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities, rural, refers to the percentage of the rural 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 99.50
1991 99.50
1992 99.50
1993 99.50
1994 99.50
1995 99.50
1996 99.50
1997 99.50
1998 99.50
1999 99.50
2000 99.50
2001 99.50
2002 99.50
2003 99.50
2004 99.50
2005 99.50
2006 99.50
2007 99.50
2008 99.40
2009 99.40
2010 99.40
2011 99.40
2012 99.40
2013 99.40
2014 99.40
2015 99.40

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

The value for Improved sanitation facilities, urban (% of urban population with access) in Belgium was 99.50 as of 2015. As the graph below shows, over the past 25 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.50 in 2015 and a minimum value of 99.50 in 1990.

Definition: Access to improved sanitation facilities, urban, refers to the percentage of the urban 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 99.50
1991 99.50
1992 99.50
1993 99.50
1994 99.50
1995 99.50
1996 99.50
1997 99.50
1998 99.50
1999 99.50
2000 99.50
2001 99.50
2002 99.50
2003 99.50
2004 99.50
2005 99.50
2006 99.50
2007 99.50
2008 99.50
2009 99.50
2010 99.50
2011 99.50
2012 99.50
2013 99.50
2014 99.50
2015 99.50

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention