Niger - Improved water source

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access)

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access) in Niger was 48.60 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 48.60 in 2015, while its lowest value was 28.80 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source, rural, refers to the percentage of the rural population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

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Year Value
1990 28.80
1991 29.60
1992 30.40
1993 31.20
1994 32.10
1995 32.90
1996 33.70
1997 34.60
1998 35.40
1999 36.20
2000 37.00
2001 37.90
2002 38.70
2003 39.50
2004 40.30
2005 41.20
2006 42.00
2007 42.80
2008 43.70
2009 44.50
2010 45.30
2011 46.10
2012 47.00
2013 47.80
2014 48.60
2015 48.60

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access)

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access) in Niger was 100.00 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 100.00 in 2015, while its lowest value was 61.10 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source, urban, refers to the percentage of the urban population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

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Year Value
1990 61.10
1991 62.80
1992 64.50
1993 66.20
1994 67.90
1995 69.50
1996 71.20
1997 72.90
1998 74.60
1999 76.30
2000 78.00
2001 79.60
2002 81.30
2003 83.00
2004 84.70
2005 86.40
2006 88.10
2007 89.70
2008 91.40
2009 93.10
2010 94.80
2011 96.50
2012 98.20
2013 99.80
2014 100.00
2015 100.00

Improved water source (% of population with access)

Improved water source (% of population with access) in Niger was 58.20 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 58.20 in 2015, while its lowest value was 33.70 in 1990.

Definition: Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the user’s dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation (http://www.wssinfo.org/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 33.70
1991 34.70
1992 35.70
1993 36.70
1994 37.70
1995 38.70
1996 39.70
1997 40.70
1998 41.70
1999 42.70
2000 43.70
2001 44.70
2002 45.70
2003 46.70
2004 47.70
2005 48.70
2006 49.80
2007 50.80
2008 51.90
2009 52.90
2010 54.00
2011 55.10
2012 56.20
2013 57.30
2014 58.10
2015 58.20

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention