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

People practicing open defecation, urban (% of urban population) in Turkmenistan was 0.000 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 15 years was 0.264 in 2000, while its lowest value was 0.000 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/).

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Year Value
2000 0.264
2001 0.246
2002 0.229
2003 0.211
2004 0.193
2005 0.175
2006 0.157
2007 0.139
2008 0.121
2009 0.104
2010 0.086
2011 0.068
2012 0.050
2013 0.032
2014 0.014
2015 0.000

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Risk factors