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Access to drinking water, urban - Country rankings:

The average for 2015 was 73.6 percent.The highest value was in Hong Kong: 100 percent and the lowest value was in Tuvalu: 0 percent. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Access to drinking water, urban.

Percent urban population with access to drinking water, 2015
(percent, Source: WHO/UNICEF);

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 user’s 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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