Niger - Access to safely managed sanitation services

People using safely managed sanitation services, rural (% of rural population)

People using safely managed sanitation services, rural (% of rural population) in Niger was 5.49 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 5.49 in 2015, while its lowest value was 1.96 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated offsite. 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 1.96
2001 2.20
2002 2.44
2003 2.68
2004 2.91
2005 3.15
2006 3.38
2007 3.61
2008 3.85
2009 4.08
2010 4.32
2011 4.55
2012 4.79
2013 5.02
2014 5.25
2015 5.49

People using safely managed sanitation services, urban  (% of urban population)

People using safely managed sanitation services, urban  (% of urban population) in Niger was 23.96 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 23.96 in 2015, while its lowest value was 15.43 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated offsite. 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 15.43
2001 16.19
2002 16.96
2003 17.72
2004 18.22
2005 18.72
2006 19.21
2007 19.71
2008 20.21
2009 20.71
2010 21.20
2011 21.70
2012 22.20
2013 22.70
2014 23.20
2015 23.96

People using safely managed sanitation services (% of population)

People using safely managed sanitation services (% of population) in Niger was 8.53 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 8.53 in 2015, while its lowest value was 4.06 in 2000.

Definition: The percentage of people using improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated offsite. 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 4.06
2001 4.36
2002 4.67
2003 4.98
2004 5.25
2005 5.52
2006 5.80
2007 6.08
2008 6.36
2009 6.65
2010 6.94
2011 7.24
2012 7.54
2013 7.85
2014 8.16
2015 8.53

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention