Diarrhea treatment (% of children under 5 who received ORS packet) - Country Ranking

Definition: Percentage of children under age 5 with diarrhea in the two weeks preceding the survey who received oral rehydration salts (ORS packets or pre-packaged ORS fluids).

Source: UNICEF, State of the World's Children, Childinfo, and Demographic and Health Surveys.

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 98.00 1989
2 Djibouti 93.60 2012
3 Seychelles 88.00 1989
4 Uruguay 86.00 1989
5 Sierra Leone 85.10 2013
6 Eswatini 84.00 2014
7 Bangladesh 77.00 2014
8 St. Lucia 75.00 1989
9 Dem. People's Rep. Korea 74.00 2009
10 Thailand 72.50 2016
11 Namibia 71.60 2013
12 Grenada 70.00 1989
13 Timor-Leste 69.90 2016
14 El Salvador 69.80 2014
15 Nicaragua 65.40 2012
16 Tunisia 65.10 2012
17 Malawi 64.70 2016
18 Jamaica 64.10 2011
18 Zambia 64.10 2014
20 Samoa 63.00 2014
21 North Macedonia 62.00 2011
22 Myanmar 61.90 2016
23 Kazakhstan 61.80 2011
24 Tajikistan 61.70 2017
25 Kiribati 61.50 2009
26 Mexico 61.40 2015
27 Iran 61.38 2011
28 Cuba 60.90 2014
28 Bhutan 60.90 2010
30 Liberia 60.40 2013
31 Honduras 59.70 2012
32 The Gambia 59.20 2013
32 Ukraine 59.20 2012
34 Oman 58.70 2014
35 Belize 55.20 2016
36 Colombia 54.10 2010
37 Kenya 53.80 2014
38 Lesotho 53.40 2014
39 Panama 52.40 2013
40 Saudi Arabia 52.10 1996
41 South Africa 51.40 2016
42 Sri Lanka 51.10 2007
43 Vietnam 50.90 2014
44 India 50.60 2016
45 Syrian Arab Republic 49.78 2006
46 São Tomé and Principe 49.10 2014
47 Guatemala 48.80 2015
48 Ghana 48.60 2014
49 Vanuatu 47.60 2013
50 Dominican Republic 47.50 2014
51 Turkmenistan 47.10 2016
52 Uganda 46.70 2016
53 Afghanistan 46.20 2015
54 Mozambique 45.90 2015
55 Ecuador 45.80 2012
56 Trinidad and Tobago 45.40 2011
57 Belarus 45.30 2012
58 Philippines 44.80 2017
58 Tanzania 44.80 2016
60 Jordan 44.40 2018
60 Lebanon 44.40 2000
62 Brazil 43.60 1996
63 Tuvalu 43.50 2007
64 Eritrea 43.40 2010
65 Botswana 42.90 2007
66 Angola 42.60 2016
67 Guyana 42.50 2014
68 Suriname 42.40 2010
69 Lao PDR 42.30 2012
70 Mongolia 41.80 2013
71 Moldova 41.50 2012
72 Niger 40.80 2015
73 Zimbabwe 40.50 2015
74 Equatorial Guinea 40.40 2011
74 Libya 40.40 1995
76 Costa Rica 40.00 2011
76 Georgia 40.00 2005
78 United Arab Emirates 39.90 1995
79 Burkina Faso 39.50 2015
80 Haiti 39.30 2017
81 Dem. Rep. Congo 39.10 2014
82 Indonesia 38.80 2012
83 Venezuela 37.70 2000
84 Comoros 37.50 2012
85 Pakistan 37.40 2018
86 Nepal 37.00 2016
87 Armenia 36.90 2016
88 Nigeria 36.80 2017
89 Solomon Islands 36.60 2015
90 Bosnia and Herzegovina 36.30 2012
91 Serbia 36.00 2010
92 Burundi 35.60 2017
93 Bahrain 35.50 1995
94 Cambodia 35.20 2014
95 Guinea-Bissau 35.10 2014
96 Albania 34.50 2018
97 Guinea 34.30 2016
98 Kyrgyz Republic 33.40 2014
99 Peru 32.00 2015
100 Tonga 30.00 1989
101 Ethiopia 29.50 2016
102 Kuwait 29.20 1996
103 Egypt 28.40 2014
104 Paraguay 28.20 2016
105 Senegal 27.90 2017
106 Uzbekistan 27.80 2006
107 Rwanda 27.50 2015
108 Congo 26.90 2015
109 Gabon 26.10 2012
110 Mauritania 25.40 2015
111 Yemen 25.30 2013
111 Algeria 25.30 2013
113 Nauru 23.30 2007
114 Iraq 22.80 2011
115 Bolivia 22.30 2012
116 Benin 22.20 2018
117 Morocco 22.10 2011
118 Qatar 21.10 1998
119 Mali 20.90 2015
120 Chad 20.40 2015
121 Malaysia 20.00 1989
122 Sudan 19.60 2014
123 Togo 18.50 2014
124 Argentina 17.50 2012
125 Papua New Guinea 16.70 1996
126 Côte d'Ivoire 16.50 2016
127 Montenegro 16.30 2005
128 Fiji 16.00 1989
129 Cameroon 15.80 2014
130 Central African Republic 15.60 2010
131 Madagascar 14.60 2013
132 Turkey 14.30 1998
133 Somalia 13.22 2006
134 China 11.30 1994
135 Azerbaijan 11.10 2011
136 Barbados 10.00 1989
137 Brunei 7.00 1986
137 Mauritius 7.00 1989
139 Cabo Verde 5.00 1989
140 Croatia 4.60 1996
141 Cyprus 4.00 1989
142 St. Kitts and Nevis 2.00 1989
143 Chile 1.00 1989

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual