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

106.0 (% 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 106.0 2.41 %
2014 103.5 2.47 %
2013 101.0 2.54 %
2012 98.5 2.73 %
2011 95.9 2.68 %
2010 93.4 2.75 %
2009 90.9 2.83 %
2008 88.4 2.91 %
2007 85.9 3.14 %
2006 83.3 3.09 %
2005 80.8 3.19 %
2004 78.3