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Urban Sanitation of the Unimproved by the World

5.48 % in 2015

Unimproved by urban sanitation of World fell gradually from 8.29 % in 2001 to 5.48 % in 2015.

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Date Value Change, %
2015 5.48 -3.59 %
2014 5.68 -3.60 %
2013 5.90 -2.98 %
2012 6.08 -3.28 %
2011 6.28 -3.16 %
2010 6.49 -3.01 %
2009 6.69 -2.88 %
2008 6.89 -2.75 %
2007 7.08 -2.64 %
2006 7.27 -2.28 %
2005 7.44 -2.34 %
2004 7.62
Rural 18.86 % in 2015 WHO
National 11.64 % in 2015 WHO
Basic 83.16 % in 2015 WHO
Improved 43.24 % in 2015 WHO
Country (% in 2015)

Somalia is the top country by unimproved by urban sanitation in the world. As of 2015, unimproved by urban sanitation in Somalia was 48.87 %. The top 5 countries also includes Ethiopia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Madagascar.

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Somalia 48.87 WHO
Ethiopia 44.37 WHO
Comoros 44.22 WHO
Democratic Republic of the Congo 41.5 WHO
Madagascar 36.85 WHO
Congo 36.3 WHO
Guinea Bissau 32.79 WHO
Papua New Guinea 32.3 WHO
Mozambique 31.45 WHO
South Sudan 31.3 WHO
Zambia 29.68 WHO
Chad 28.96 WHO
United Republic of Tanzania 27.38 WHO
Uganda 26.86 WHO
Sudan 26.16 WHO
Djibouti 25.68 WHO
Eritrea 23.17 WHO
Afghanistan 22.56 WHO
Sierra Leone 21.84 WHO
Kiribati 21.71 WHO
Kenya 20.37 WHO
Gabon 19.82 WHO
Côte d'Ivoire 19.34 WHO
Liberia 17.95 WHO
Pakistan 17.9 WHO
Bangladesh 17.69 WHO
Guinea 17.08 WHO
Gambia 16.72 WHO
Botswana 16.36 WHO
Mali 15.87 WHO
Niger 15.58 WHO
Cameroon 15.42 WHO
Rwanda 14.33 WHO
Haiti 13.84 WHO
Central African Republic 13.25 WHO
Bhutan 13.13 WHO
Benin 13.07 WHO
Burundi 12.7 WHO
Nigeria 12.24 WHO
Malawi 12.1 WHO
Democratic People's Republic of Korea 11.53 WHO
Micronesia (Federated States of) 11.5 in 2014 WHO
Myanmar 11.05 WHO
Mauritania 10.69 WHO
Nicaragua 9.87 WHO
Senegal 9.07 WHO
Togo 8.81 WHO
Brazil 7.85 WHO
Guatemala 7.54 WHO
Angola 7.48 WHO
China 7.17 WHO
Lesotho 7.04 WHO
Timor-Leste 7.01 WHO
Romania 6.71 WHO
Russian Federation 6.68 WHO
Ghana 6.62 WHO
Bolivia 6.27 WHO
Eswatini 6.18 WHO
Yemen 5.85 WHO
Panama 5.78 WHO
Vanuatu 5.69 WHO
Equatorial Guinea 5.52 WHO
Burkina Faso 5 WHO
Maldives 4.82 WHO
India 4.57 WHO
Peru 4.35 WHO
Namibia 4.32 WHO
Zimbabwe 4.29 WHO
Sao Tome and Principe 4.14 WHO
Hong Kong 3.7 WHO
Cuba 3.61 WHO
South Africa 3.56 WHO
Iraq 3.44 WHO
Viet Nam 3.36 WHO
Honduras 3.3 WHO
Algeria 2.87 WHO
Tonga 2.54 WHO
Guyana 2.48 WHO
Indonesia 2.47 WHO
Tuvalu 2.38 WHO
Suriname 2.33 WHO
Sri Lanka 2.25 WHO
Georgia 2.16 WHO
Republic of Moldova 2.12 WHO
Dominican Republic 2.07 WHO
Jordan 1.85 WHO
Nepal 1.84 WHO
Philippines 1.82 WHO
Samoa 1.63 WHO
Latvia 1.61 WHO
Marshall Islands 1.6 WHO
Paraguay 1.29 WHO
Colombia 1.27 WHO
Nauru 1.09 WHO
Belize 1.05 WHO
Iran 1.01 WHO
Ireland 0.98 WHO
Costa Rica 0.98 WHO
Serbia 0.94 WHO
Morocco 0.91 WHO
Cambodia 0.88 WHO
Brunei Darussalam 0.87 WHO
Armenia 0.79 WHO
Mexico 0.77 WHO
Tajikistan 0.77 WHO
Jamaica 0.77 WHO
Uruguay 0.69 WHO
Poland 0.66 WHO
Kyrgyzstan 0.64 WHO
Ukraine 0.61 WHO
Lithuania 0.6 WHO
Italy 0.59 WHO
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.51 WHO
Syrian Arab Republic 0.31 WHO
El Salvador 0.27 WHO
Croatia 0.25 WHO
Cyprus 0.24 WHO
Belarus 0.24 WHO
Ecuador 0.22 WHO
Portugal 0.21 WHO
Thailand 0.18 WHO
Kazakhstan 0.17 WHO
Fiji 0.17 WHO
United Kingdom 0.16 WHO
Saint Lucia 0.11 WHO
Estonia 0.08 WHO
Mauritius 0.07 WHO
Egypt 0.07 WHO
Slovakia 0.07 WHO
Malaysia 0.05 WHO
Malta 0.04 WHO
Austria 0.04 WHO
Spain 0.02 WHO
Luxembourg 0.01 WHO
United States of America 0.01 WHO
Sweden 0 WHO
Czech Republic 0 WHO
Albania 0 WHO
Andorra 0 WHO
Argentina 0 WHO
Azerbaijan 0 WHO
Belgium 0 WHO
Bulgaria 0 WHO
Cabo Verde 0 WHO
Chile 0 WHO
Denmark 0 WHO
Finland 0 WHO
France 0 WHO
Germany 0 WHO
Greece 0 WHO
Hungary 0 WHO
Iceland 0 WHO
Israel 0 WHO
Monaco 0 WHO
Mongolia 0 WHO
Montenegro 0 WHO
Netherlands 0 WHO
New Zealand 0 WHO
North Macedonia 0 WHO
Norway 0 WHO
Oman 0 WHO
Palau 0 WHO
Singapore 0 WHO
Slovenia 0 WHO
Solomon Islands 0 WHO
Switzerland 0 WHO
Tunisia 0 WHO
Turkey 0 WHO
Turkmenistan 0 WHO
United Arab Emirates 0 WHO
Uzbekistan 0 WHO
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 0 WHO

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