Niger - Access to basic sanitation services

People using basic sanitation services, rural (% of rural population)

People using basic sanitation services, rural (% of rural population) in Niger was 5.88 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 5.88 in 2015, while its lowest value was 2.18 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using at least basic sanitation services, that is, improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households. This indicator encompasses both people using basic sanitation services as well as those using safely managed sanitation services. Improved sanitation facilities include flush/pour flush to piped sewer systems, septic tanks or pit latrines; ventilated improved pit latrines, compositing toilets or pit latrines with slabs.

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

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Year Value
2000 2.18
2001 2.43
2002 2.68
2003 2.92
2004 3.17
2005 3.42
2006 3.66
2007 3.91
2008 4.15
2009 4.40
2010 4.65
2011 4.89
2012 5.14
2013 5.38
2014 5.63
2015 5.88

People using basic sanitation services, urban (% of urban population)

People using basic sanitation services, urban (% of urban population) in Niger was 43.57 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 43.57 in 2015, while its lowest value was 25.67 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using at least basic sanitation services, that is, improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households. This indicator encompasses both people using basic sanitation services as well as those using safely managed sanitation services. Improved sanitation facilities include flush/pour flush to piped sewer systems, septic tanks or pit latrines; ventilated improved pit latrines, compositing toilets or pit latrines with slabs.

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

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Year Value
2000 25.67
2001 26.87
2002 28.06
2003 29.25
2004 30.45
2005 31.64
2006 32.83
2007 34.02
2008 35.22
2009 36.41
2010 37.60
2011 38.80
2012 39.99
2013 41.18
2014 42.38
2015 43.57

People using basic sanitation services (% of population)

People using basic sanitation services (% of population) in Niger was 12.94 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 12.94 in 2015, while its lowest value was 5.99 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using at least basic sanitation services, that is, improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households. This indicator encompasses both people using basic sanitation services as well as those using safely managed sanitation services. Improved sanitation facilities include flush/pour flush to piped sewer systems, septic tanks or pit latrines; ventilated improved pit latrines, compositing toilets or pit latrines with slabs.

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

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Year Value
2000 5.99
2001 6.41
2002 6.83
2003 7.26
2004 7.69
2005 8.13
2006 8.58
2007 9.03
2008 9.49
2009 9.96
2010 10.43
2011 10.92
2012 11.41
2013 11.91
2014 12.42
2015 12.94

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention