Burundi - Access to basic handwashing facilities

People with basic handwashing facilities including soap and water, rural (% of rural population)

People with basic handwashing facilities including soap and water, rural (% of rural population) in Burundi was 4.08 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 11 years was 4.08 in 2017, while its lowest value was 4.02 in 2006.

Definition: The percentage of people living in households that have a handwashing facility with soap and water available on the premises. Handwashing facilities may be fixed or mobile and include a sink with tap water, buckets with taps, tippy-taps, and jugs or basins designated for handwashing. Soap includes bar soap, liquid soap, powder detergent, and soapy water but does not include ash, soil, sand or other handwashing agents.

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

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Year Value
2006 4.02
2007 4.02
2008 4.02
2009 4.02
2010 4.02
2011 4.02
2012 4.02
2013 4.02
2014 4.06
2015 4.07
2016 4.07
2017 4.08

People with basic handwashing facilities including soap and water, urban (% of urban population)

People with basic handwashing facilities including soap and water, urban (% of urban population) in Burundi was 20.31 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 11 years was 23.52 in 2013, while its lowest value was 20.31 in 2017.

Definition: The percentage of people living in households that have a handwashing facility with soap and water available on the premises. Handwashing facilities may be fixed or mobile and include a sink with tap water, buckets with taps, tippy-taps, and jugs or basins designated for handwashing. Soap includes bar soap, liquid soap, powder detergent, and soapy water but does not include ash, soil, sand or other handwashing agents.

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

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Year Value
2006 23.52
2007 23.52
2008 23.52
2009 23.52
2010 23.52
2011 23.52
2012 23.52
2013 23.52
2014 21.69
2015 21.23
2016 20.77
2017 20.31

People with basic handwashing facilities including soap and water (% of population)

People with basic handwashing facilities including soap and water (% of population) in Burundi was 6.14 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 11 years was 6.26 in 2013, while its lowest value was 5.90 in 2006.

Definition: The percentage of people living in households that have a handwashing facility with soap and water available on the premises. Handwashing facilities may be fixed or mobile and include a sink with tap water, buckets with taps, tippy-taps, and jugs or basins designated for handwashing. Soap includes bar soap, liquid soap, powder detergent, and soapy water but does not include ash, soil, sand or other handwashing agents.

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

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Year Value
2006 5.90
2007 5.95
2008 6.00
2009 6.05
2010 6.10
2011 6.15
2012 6.21
2013 6.26
2014 6.13
2015 6.14
2016 6.14
2017 6.14

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention