Percentage of population using at least basic sanitation services (%) | Land Portal | Securing Land Rights Through Open Data

This indicator is part of the FAO Suite of Food Security Indicators (2017) as "Utilization".

The percentage of people using at least basic sanitation services, that is, improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households. This indicator encompasses both people using basic sanitation services as well as those using safely managed sanitation services. Improved sanitation facilities include flush/pour flush to piped sewer systems, septic tanks or pit latrines; ventilated improved pit latrines, compositing toilets or pit latrines with slabs.

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This indicator is part of the FAO Suite of Food Security Indicators (2017) as "Utilization".

Measurement unit: 
Percentage (%)
FAO Food Security
Data provider: 
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
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Indicator details

Measurement unit: 
Percentage (%)
Best value is: 
High

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