Niger - Access to basic drinking water services

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

People using basic drinking water services, rural (% of rural population) in Niger was 35.99 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 35.99 in 2015, while its lowest value was 28.31 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 28.31
2001 28.82
2002 29.34
2003 29.85
2004 30.36
2005 30.87
2006 31.38
2007 31.89
2008 32.41
2009 32.92
2010 33.43
2011 33.94
2012 34.45
2013 34.96
2014 35.48
2015 35.99

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

People using basic drinking water services, urban (% of urban population) in Niger was 88.56 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 88.56 in 2015, while its lowest value was 88.16 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 88.16
2001 88.18
2002 88.21
2003 88.24
2004 88.26
2005 88.29
2006 88.32
2007 88.34
2008 88.37
2009 88.40
2010 88.42
2011 88.45
2012 88.48
2013 88.50
2014 88.53
2015 88.56

People using basic drinking water services (% of population)

People using basic drinking water services (% of population) in Niger was 45.84 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 45.84 in 2015, while its lowest value was 38.00 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 38.00
2001 38.48
2002 38.97
2003 39.46
2004 39.97
2005 40.47
2006 40.98
2007 41.50
2008 42.02
2009 42.55
2010 43.09
2011 43.63
2012 44.17
2013 44.72
2014 45.27
2015 45.84

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention