St. Lucia - Access to basic sanitation services

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

People using basic sanitation services, rural (% of rural population) in St. Lucia was 91.96 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 91.96 in 2015, while its lowest value was 80.00 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 80.00
2001 80.00
2002 80.00
2003 80.00
2004 81.22
2005 82.44
2006 83.65
2007 84.87
2008 86.08
2009 87.30
2010 88.51
2011 89.73
2012 90.95
2013 91.96
2014 91.96
2015 91.96

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

People using basic sanitation services, urban (% of urban population) in St. Lucia was 86.29 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 86.29 in 2015, while its lowest value was 75.33 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 75.33
2001 75.33
2002 75.33
2003 75.33
2004 76.33
2005 77.32
2006 78.32
2007 79.32
2008 80.31
2009 81.31
2010 82.30
2011 83.30
2012 84.29
2013 85.29
2014 86.29
2015 86.29

People using basic sanitation services (% of population)

People using basic sanitation services (% of population) in St. Lucia was 90.91 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 90.91 in 2014, while its lowest value was 78.71 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 78.71
2001 78.72
2002 78.77
2003 78.83
2004 80.04
2005 81.26
2006 82.47
2007 83.70
2008 84.92
2009 86.15
2010 87.37
2011 88.54
2012 89.72
2013 90.73
2014 90.91
2015 90.91

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention