Syrian Arab Republic - 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 Syrian Arab Republic was 94.07 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 94.07 in 2015, while its lowest value was 89.83 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 89.83
2001 90.19
2002 90.54
2003 90.89
2004 91.25
2005 91.60
2006 91.95
2007 92.31
2008 92.66
2009 93.01
2010 93.37
2011 93.72
2012 94.07
2013 94.07
2014 94.07
2015 94.07

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

People using basic drinking water services, urban (% of urban population) in Syrian Arab Republic was 98.71 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 99.50 in 2000, while its lowest value was 98.71 in 2012.

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 99.50
2001 99.46
2002 99.39
2003 99.32
2004 99.26
2005 99.19
2006 99.12
2007 99.05
2008 98.98
2009 98.91
2010 98.84
2011 98.78
2012 98.71
2013 98.71
2014 98.71
2015 98.71

People using basic drinking water services (% of population)

People using basic drinking water services (% of population) in Syrian Arab Republic was 96.74 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 96.74 in 2015, while its lowest value was 94.85 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 94.85
2001 95.04
2002 95.20
2003 95.37
2004 95.52
2005 95.68
2006 95.83
2007 95.98
2008 96.13
2009 96.27
2010 96.42
2011 96.55
2012 96.69
2013 96.71
2014 96.73
2015 96.74

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention