Syrian Arab Republic - People practicing open defecation

People practicing open defecation, rural (% of rural population)

People practicing open defecation, rural (% of rural population) in Syrian Arab Republic was 1.43 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 3.83 in 2000, while its lowest value was 1.43 in 2012.

Definition: People practicing open defecation refers to the percentage of the population defecating in the open, such as in fields, forest, bushes, open bodies of water, on beaches, in other open spaces or disposed of with solid waste.

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

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Year Value
2000 3.83
2001 3.63
2002 3.43
2003 3.23
2004 3.03
2005 2.83
2006 2.63
2007 2.43
2008 2.23
2009 2.03
2010 1.83
2011 1.63
2012 1.43
2013 1.43
2014 1.43
2015 1.43

People practicing open defecation, urban (% of urban population)

People practicing open defecation, urban (% of urban population) in Syrian Arab Republic was 0.358 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 0.358 in 2015, while its lowest value was 0.000 in 2000.

Definition: People practicing open defecation refers to the percentage of the population defecating in the open, such as in fields, forest, bushes, open bodies of water, on beaches, in other open spaces or disposed of with solid waste.

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

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Year Value
2000 0.000
2001 0.000
2002 0.000
2003 0.021
2004 0.058
2005 0.096
2006 0.133
2007 0.171
2008 0.208
2009 0.246
2010 0.283
2011 0.321
2012 0.358
2013 0.358
2014 0.358
2015 0.358

People practicing open defecation (% of population)

People practicing open defecation (% of population) in Syrian Arab Republic was 0.81 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 1.84 in 2000, while its lowest value was 0.81 in 2015.

Definition: People practicing open defecation refers to the percentage of the population defecating in the open, such as in fields, forest, bushes, open bodies of water, on beaches, in other open spaces or disposed of with solid waste.

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

See also:

Year Value
2000 1.84
2001 1.73
2002 1.62
2003 1.53
2004 1.44
2005 1.36
2006 1.28
2007 1.20
2008 1.12
2009 1.05
2010 0.97
2011 0.90
2012 0.83
2013 0.82
2014 0.82
2015 0.81

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Risk factors