Burundi - Access to basic drinking water services

People using at least basic drinking water services, rural (% of rural population)

People using at least basic drinking water services, rural (% of rural population) in Burundi was 56.62 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 56.62 in 2017, while its lowest value was 47.84 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using at least basic water services. This indicator encompasses both people using basic water services as well as those using safely managed water services. Basic drinking water services is defined as drinking water from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip. Improved water sources include piped water, boreholes or tubewells, protected dug wells, protected springs, and packaged or delivered water.

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (washdata.org).

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Year Value
2000 47.84
2001 48.34
2002 48.85
2003 49.35
2004 49.86
2005 50.37
2006 50.88
2007 51.39
2008 51.91
2009 52.42
2010 52.94
2011 53.46
2012 53.98
2013 54.51
2014 55.03
2015 55.56
2016 56.09
2017 56.62

People using at least basic drinking water services, urban (% of urban population)

People using at least basic drinking water services, urban (% of urban population) in Burundi was 89.77 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 89.77 in 2017, while its lowest value was 82.05 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using at least basic water services. This indicator encompasses both people using basic water services as well as those using safely managed water services. Basic drinking water services is defined as drinking water from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip. Improved water sources include piped water, boreholes or tubewells, protected dug wells, protected springs, and packaged or delivered water.

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (washdata.org).

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Year Value
2000 82.05
2001 82.51
2002 82.96
2003 83.42
2004 83.88
2005 84.33
2006 84.79
2007 85.24
2008 85.70
2009 86.15
2010 86.61
2011 87.06
2012 87.51
2013 87.97
2014 88.42
2015 88.87
2016 89.32
2017 89.77

People using at least basic drinking water services (% of population)

People using at least basic drinking water services (% of population) in Burundi was 60.83 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 60.83 in 2017, while its lowest value was 50.66 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using at least basic water services. This indicator encompasses both people using basic water services as well as those using safely managed water services. Basic drinking water services is defined as drinking water from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip. Improved water sources include piped water, boreholes or tubewells, protected dug wells, protected springs, and packaged or delivered water.

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene (washdata.org).

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Year Value
2000 50.66
2001 51.23
2002 51.81
2003 52.39
2004 52.97
2005 53.55
2006 54.14
2007 54.73
2008 55.33
2009 55.92
2010 56.52
2011 57.13
2012 57.74
2013 58.35
2014 58.96
2015 59.58
2016 60.20
2017 60.83

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention