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Lesotho - Improved water source, (% of total population with access)

97.3 (% of total population with access) in 2015

Access to an improved water source refers to the percentage of the 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 97.3 0.25 %
2014 97.1 0.25 %
2013 96.9 0.25 %
2012 96.6 0.25 %
2011 96.4 0.25 %
2010 96.2 0.12 %
2009 96.0 0.25 %
2008 95.8 0.25 %
2007 95.6 0.25 %
2006 95.3 0.25 %
2005 95.1 0.25 %
2004 94.8