People using basic drinking water services (% of population)

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The percentage of people using at least basic water services. This indicator encompasses both people using basic water services as well as those using safely managed water services. Basic drinking water services is defined as drinking water from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip. Improved water sources include piped water, boreholes or tubewells, protected dug wells, protected springs, and packaged or delivered water.
Source: The World Bank: World Development Indicators    # of Reporting Countries: 235
Frequency: Annual    Earliest: 2010-12     Latest: 2015-12

2010-12 2011-12 2012-12 2013-12 2014-12 2015-12
1) Afghanistan
50
52.6
55.1
57.7
60.3
62.9
2) Albania
88
88.1
88.2
89.8
91.3
91.3
3) Algeria
92.3
92.6
92.8
93
93.2
93.4
4) American Samoa
99.1
99.1
99.2
99.2
99.2
99.2
5) Andorra
100
100
100
100
100
100
6) Angola
40
40.2
40.4
40.6
40.8
41
7) Antigua and Barbuda
97
96.9
96.8
96.7
96.7
96.7
8) Arab World
84.3
84.8
85.4
85.9
86.4
86.9
9) Argentina
99.4
99.4
99.5
99.5
99.6
99.6
10) Armenia
97.6
97.7
97.7
97.6
98.4
98.9
11) Aruba
97.3
97.5
97.8
97.8
97.8
97.8
12) Australia
99.8
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
13) Austria
100
100
100
100
100
100
14) Azerbaijan
81.7
82.2
82.8
83.3
83.8
84.3
15) Bahamas
97.8
97.8
97.7
97.7
97.7
97.7
16) Bahrain
99.9
100
100
100
100
100
17) Bangladesh
96.5
96.6
96.8
97
97.1
97.3
18) Barbados
98.2
98.2
98.1
98.1
98.1
98.1
19) Belarus
97.9
97.9
97.9
97.9
97.9
98
20) Belgium
100
100
100
100
100
100
21) Belize
93.9
94.5
95.2
95.8
96.4
97.1
22) Benin
64.7
65.2
65.6
66.1
66.5
67
23) Bermuda
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
24) Bhutan
93.6
94.7
95.7
96.8
97.5
97.5
25) Bolivia
88.5
89.4
90.3
91.1
92
92.8
26) Bosnia Herzegovina
97.2
97.3
97.5
97.5
97.6
97.6
27) Botswana
78.5
78.7
78.8
78.9
79
79.1
28) Brazil
96.2
96.4
96.7
96.9
97.2
97.4
29) British Virgin Islands
99.1
99.4
99.8
99.8
99.8
99.8
30) Brunei
99.5
99.5
99.5
99.5
99.5
99.5
31) Bulgaria
99.4
99.3
99.3
99.2
99.2
99.2
32) Burkina Faso
51.2
51.8
52.3
52.8
53.3
53.8
33) Burundi
54.7
55
55.3
55.5
55.8
55.9
34) Cambodia
67.4
68.9
70.4
71.9
73.4
74.9
35) Cameroon
62
62.7
63.3
64
64.6
65.2
36) Canada
99.4
99.3
99.2
99.1
99
98.9
37) Cape Verde
83.5
84.2
85
85.6
85.8
86.4
38) Caribbean small states
94.1
94.4
94.6
94.7
94.9
95
39) Cayman Islands
96.1
96.1
96.1
96.1
96.1
96.1
40) Central African Republic
53.5
53.7
53.8
53.9
54
54.1
41) Central Europe and the Baltics
98.8
98.8
98.8
98.8
98.9
98.9
42) Chad
41.2
41.4
41.7
42
42.2
42.5
43) Channel Islands
94.1
94.1
94.1
94.1
94.1
94.1
44) Chile
99
99.3
99.6
99.9
100
100
45) China
90.8
91.9
93
94
94.9
95.8
46) Colombia
94.5
95
95.4
95.8
96.2
96.5
47) Comoros
84.4
84.2
84
83.8
83.6
83.7
48) Congo
64.2
65
65.9
66.7
67.5
68.3
49) Costa Rica
98.3
98.7
99
99.3
99.5
99.6
50) Croatia
99.2
99.3
99.4
99.5
99.5
99.5
51) Cuba
94.5
94.6
94.7
94.9
95
95.1
52) Cyprus
100
100
100
100
100
100
53) Czech Republic
99.8
99.8
99.8
99.8
99.8
99.8
54) DR Congo
39.3
39.8
40.3
40.8
41.3
41.8
55) Denmark
100
100
100
100
100
100
56) Djibouti
76.2
76.4
76.5
76.7
76.8
76.9
57) Dominica
96.2
96.5
96.5
96.5
96.5
96.5
58) Dominican Republic
93.5
93.7
93.9
94
94.2
94.4
59) Ecuador
89.4
90
90.7
91.3
91.9
92.6
60) Egypt
98.3
98.3
98.3
98.3
98.3
98.3
61) El Salvador
89
89.9
90.8
91.6
92.4
93
62) Equatorial Guinea
49.1
49.2
49.3
49.4
49.5
49.5
63) Eritrea
18.1
18.3
18.5
18.7
19
19.2
64) Estonia
99.4
99.5
99.5
99.5
99.6
99.6
65) Ethiopia
31.5
33
34.5
36.1
37.6
39.1
66) Euro area
99.8
99.8
99.8
99.8
99.9
99.9
67) European Union
99.7
99.7
99.7
99.7
99.7
99.7
68) Faroe Islands
100
100
100
100
100
100
69) Fiji
94
94
93.9
93.8
93.7
93.7
70) Finland
100
100
100
100
100
100
71) Fragile and conflict affected situations
58.2
58.6
59.4
60.3
61.1
61.9
72) France
99.9
99.9
100
100
100
100
73) French Polynesia
100
100
100
100
100
100
74) Gabon
85.2
85.7
86.2
86.6
87.1
87.5
75) Gambia
78
78.4
78.8
79.2
79.6
80
76) Georgia
91.6
91.9
92.2
92.6
92.9
93.2
77) Germany
100
100
100
100
100
100
78) Ghana
73.5
74.3
75.2
76.1
76.9
77.7
79) Gibraltar
99.6
99.6
99.6
99.6
99.6
99.6
80) Greece
99.9
99.9
100
100
100
100
81) Greenland
100
100
100
100
100
100
82) Grenada
95.6
95.8
95.9
95.6
95.6
95.6
83) Guam
99.6
99.6
99.6
99.6
99.6
99.6
84) Guatemala
91
91.5
92
92.5
93
93.5
85) Guinea Bissau
63.8
64.8
65.9
67
68.1
69.1
86) Guinea
63
63.8
64.7
65.6
66.4
67.3
87) Guyana
92.5
92.9
93.4
93.9
94.6
95
88) Haiti
62.1
62.5
62.9
63.3
63.6
64.1
89) Heavily indebted poor countries (HIPC)
49.8
50.8
51.7
52.7
53.7
54.7
90) High income
99.3
99.3
99.4
99.4
99.4
99.4
91) Honduras
89
89.7
90.3
90.9
91.5
92.1
92) Hong Kong
99.6
99.7
99.8
99.9
100
100
93) Hungary
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
94) Iceland
100
100
100
100
100
100
95) India
85.2
85.7
86.1
86.6
87.1
87.5
96) Indonesia
84.7
85.7
86.7
87.6
88.5
89.5
97) Iran
95
95
95
94.9
94.9
94.8
98) Iraq
82.5
83.2
83.9
84.6
85.3
86
99) Ireland
98.1
98.3
98.5
98.7
98.9
98.9
100) Isle of Man
96.2
96.2
96.2
96.2
96.2
101) Israel
100
100
100
100
100
100
102) Italy
100
100
100
100
100
100
103) Ivory Coast
72.5
72.6
72.7
72.8
72.9
73
104) Jamaica
92.3
92.4
92.6
92.7
92.8
92.9
105) Japan
98.7
98.7
98.8
98.8
98.9
98.9
106) Jordan
98.9
98.8
98.7
98.6
98.6
98.5
107) Kazakhstan
89.6
89.9
90.3
90.6
90.9
91.1
108) Kenya
54.6
55.4
56.1
56.9
57.7
58.4
109) Kiribati
63.6
63.9
64.2
64.2
64.3
64.3
110) Kuwait
100
100
100
100
100
100
111) Kyrgyzstan
84.8
85.3
85.8
86.3
86.8
87.2
112) Laos
69.5
71.7
73.9
76
78.3
80.4
113) Latvia
98.2
98.3
98.3
98.4
98.5
98.5
114) Least developed countries: UN classification
58.1
58.7
59.4
60.2
61
61.7
115) Lebanon
89.9
90.4
90.8
91.3
91.8
92.2
116) Lesotho
69.8
70.2
70.5
70.8
71.2
71.5
117) Liberia
67.2
67.7
68.3
68.8
69.3
69.9
118) Libya
96.7
96.7
96.7
96.7
96.7
96.7
119) Liechtenstein
100
100
100
100
100
100
120) Lithuania
95.2
95.8
96.3
96.8
97.3
97.3
121) Low & middle income
83.8
84.2
84.8
85.3
85.8
86.3
122) Low income
49.7
50.4
51.3
52.2
53.1
54
123) Lower middle income
82.8
83.3
83.8
84.2
84.7
85.3
124) Luxembourg
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
99.9
125) Macau
100
100
100
100
100
100
126) Macedonia
96.6
96.6
96.6
96.7
96.7
96.7
127) Madagascar
45.6
46.6
47.6
48.6
49.6
50.6
128) Malawi
62
63
64
65.1
66.1
67.1
129) Malaysia
96.9
96.8
96.7
96.6
96.5
96.4
130) Maldives
98.1
98
98
97.9
97.9
97.8
131) Mali
66
67.7
69.3
71
72.6
74.2
132) Malta
100
100
100
100
100
100
133) Marshall Islands
78.5
78.4
78.3
78.3
78.2
78.1
134) Mauritania
64.7
65.7
66.7
67.7
68.6
69.6
135) Mauritius
99.7
99.7
99.8
99.8
99.8
99.8
136) Mexico
95.4
96
96.6
97.1
97.7
98.3
137) Micronesia
89
88.6
88.3
88.3
88.3
88.3
138) Middle income
87.3
87.9
88.5
89.1
89.6
90.1
139) Moldova
85.8
86
86.2
86.4
86.6
86.6
140) Monaco
100
100
100
100
100
100
141) Mongolia
78
79.1
80.2
81.2
82.2
83.2
142) Montenegro
96
96.1
96.3
96.4
96.7
97.6
143) Morocco
77
78.2
79.4
80.6
81.8
82.9
144) Mozambique
38.6
40.3
42.1
43.8
45.5
47.2
145) Myanmar
63.3
64.1
65
65.8
66.6
67.5
146) N Mariana Islands
99.1
99.2
99.2
99.2
99.2
99.2
147) Namibia
78.1
78.2
78.3
78.5
78.6
78.7
148) Nauru
99
99.4
99.8
100
100
100
149) Nepal
85.1
85.6
86.2
86.7
87.2
87.7
150) Netherlands
100
100
100
100
100
100
151) New Caledonia
97.2
97.6
97.9
98.2
98.6
98.9
152) New Zealand
100
100
100
100
100
100