Hong Kong: Access to drinking water, urban

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 Hong Kong

Percent urban population with access to drinking water

 Latest value 100
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2022
 Average 99.3
 Min - Max 98.1 - 100
For that indicator, we provide data for Hong Kong from 2000 to 2022. The average value for Hong Kong during that period was 99.3 percent with a minimum of 98.1 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 100 percent in 2015. The latest value from 2022 is 100 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 93 countries is 69.9 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Hong Kong - Access to drinking water, urban - recent values

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Hong Kong - Access to drinking water, urban - historical chart - 2000-2022

Definition: Access to an improved water source, urban, refers to the percentage of the urban population using an improved drinking water source. The improved drinking water source includes piped water on premises (piped household water connection located inside the users' dwelling, plot or yard), and other improved drinking water sources (public taps or standpipes, tube wells or boreholes, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater collection).

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 Life expectancy 85.49 2021 years
 Life expectancy, female 87.90 2021 years
 Life expectancy, male 83.20 2021 years
 Birth rate 5.00 2021 births per 1000 people
 Death rate 6.90 2021 deaths per 1000 people
 Fertility rate 0.77 2021 births per woman
 Tuberculosis 49.00 2022 cases per 100,000 people
 Diabetes prevalence 7.80 2021 percent
 Prevalence of undernourishment 2.50 2020 percent
 Access to drinking water, urban 100.0 2022 percent
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