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Former British colonies Compared by People > Drinking water source > Improved > Rural

DEFINITION: This entry is derived from People > Drinking water source > Improved, which provides information about access to improved or unimproved drinking water sources available to segments of the population of a country.improved drinking water - use of any of the following sources: piped water into dwelling, yard, or plot; public tap or standpipe; tubewell or borehole; protected dug well; protected spring; or rainwater collection. unimproved drinking water - use of any of the following sources: unprotected dug well; unprotected spring; cart with small tank or drum; tanker truck; surface water, which includes rivers, dams, lakes, ponds, streams, canals or irrigation channels; or bottled water.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
=1 Barbados 100% of population 2013
=1 Australia 100% of population 2013
=1 Qatar 100% of population 2013
=1 Israel 100% of population 2013
=1 New Zealand 100% of population 2013
=1 United Arab Emirates 100% of population 2013
=7 Canada 99% of population 2013
=7 Malaysia 99% of population 2013
=7 Belize 99% of population 2013
=7 Saint Kitts and Nevis 99% of population 2013
=7 Egypt 99% of population 2013
=7 Kuwait 99% of population 2013
=13 Tuvalu 97% of population 2013
=13 Maldives 97% of population 2013
=15 Fiji 95% of population 2013
=15 Saint Lucia 95% of population 2013
=17 United States 94% of population 2013
=17 Bhutan 94% of population 2013
=19 Trinidad and Tobago 93% of population 2013
=19 Grenada 93% of population 2013
=19 Guyana 93% of population 2013
=22 Dominica 92% of population 2013
=22 Jordan 92% of population 2013
=22 Botswana 92% of population 2013
=25 India 90% of population 2013
=25 Sri Lanka 90% of population 2013
=25 Namibia 90% of population 2013
=28 Pakistan 89% of population 2013
=28 Antigua and Barbuda 89% of population 2013
30 Jamaica 88% of population 2013
31 The Bahamas 86% of population 2013
32 The Gambia 85% of population 2013
=33 Malawi 80% of population 2013
=33 Bangladesh 80% of population 2013
=33 Ghana 80% of population 2013
36 Burma 78% of population 2013
37 Lesotho 73% of population 2013
38 Zimbabwe 69% of population 2013
39 Uganda 68% of population 2013
40 Swaziland 65% of population 2013
=41 Sudan 52% of population 2013
=41 Kenya 52% of population 2013
43 Yemen 47% of population 2013
44 Zambia 46% of population 2013
45 Tanzania 44% of population 2013
46 Nigeria 43% of population 2013
47 Sierra Leone 35% of population 2013
48 Somalia 7% of population 2013

Citation

Former British colonies Compared by People > Drinking water source > Improved > Rural

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Interesting observations about People > Drinking water source > Improved > Rural

  • Spain ranked first for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst Christian countries in 2013.
  • Qatar ranked first for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst Hot countries in 2013.
  • Lebanon ranked first for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst Muslim countries in 2013.
  • Switzerland ranked first for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst Cold countries in 2013.
  • Israel ranked second for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst Former British colonies in 2013.
  • Italy ranked second for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst European Union in 2013.
  • New Zealand ranked first for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst East Asia and Pacific in 2013.
  • Hungary ranked first for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst Emerging markets in 2013.
  • Mauritius ranked first for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2013.
  • Aruba ranked second for drinking water source > improved > rural globally in 2013.
  • United States ranked last for drinking water source > improved > rural amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2013.
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