Syrian Arab Republic - Improved water source

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

Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access) in Syrian Arab Republic was 87.20 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 87.20 in 2015, while its lowest value was 75.00 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 75.00
1991 75.00
1992 75.00
1993 75.00
1994 75.00
1995 75.70
1996 76.40
1997 77.10
1998 77.70
1999 78.40
2000 79.10
2001 79.80
2002 80.40
2003 81.10
2004 81.80
2005 82.50
2006 83.10
2007 83.80
2008 84.50
2009 85.20
2010 85.90
2011 86.50
2012 87.20
2013 87.20
2014 87.20
2015 87.20

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

Improved water source, urban (% of urban population with access) in Syrian Arab Republic was 92.30 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 96.80 in 1994, while its lowest value was 92.30 in 2012.

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/).

See also:

Year Value
1990 96.80
1991 96.80
1992 96.80
1993 96.80
1994 96.80
1995 96.50
1996 96.30
1997 96.00
1998 95.80
1999 95.50
2000 95.30
2001 95.00
2002 94.80
2003 94.50
2004 94.30
2005 94.00
2006 93.80
2007 93.50
2008 93.30
2009 93.10
2010 92.80
2011 92.60
2012 92.30
2013 92.30
2014 92.30
2015 92.30

Improved water source (% of population with access)

Improved water source (% of population with access) in Syrian Arab Republic was 90.10 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 90.10 in 2015, while its lowest value was 85.70 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 85.70
1991 85.70
1992 85.80
1993 85.80
1994 85.90
1995 86.10
1996 86.40
1997 86.70
1998 87.00
1999 87.20
2000 87.50
2001 87.80
2002 88.00
2003 88.20
2004 88.50
2005 88.70
2006 88.90
2007 89.10
2008 89.30
2009 89.50
2010 89.70
2011 89.90
2012 90.10
2013 90.10
2014 90.10
2015 90.10

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention