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Benin - Improved water source, rural (% of rural population with access)

85.8 (% of rural population with access) in 2015

Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the rural population with reasonable access to an adequate amount of water from an improved source, such as a household connection, public standpipe, borehole, protected well or spring, and rainwater collection. Unimproved sources include vendors, tanker trucks, and unprotected wells and springs. Reasonable access is defined as the availability of at least 20 liters a person a day from a source within one kilometer of the dwelling. Sources: World Health Organization and United Nations Children's Fund..

Date Value Change, %
2015 85.8 0.00 %
2014 85.8 1.26 %
2013 84.7 1.42 %
2012 83.5 1.45 %
2011 82.3 1.32 %
2010 81.3 1.49 %
2009 80.1 1.51 %
2008 78.9 1.53 %
2007 77.7 1.40 %
2006 76.6 1.58 %
2005 75.4 1.60 %
2004 74.3