Bangladesh Clean Water Access 2000-2021

The percentage of people using drinking water from an improved source that is accessible on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination. Improved water sources include piped water, boreholes or tubewells, protected dug wells, protected springs, and packaged or delivered water.
  • Bangladesh clean water access for 2017 was 55.44%, a 0.05% decline from 2016.
  • Bangladesh clean water access for 2016 was 55.49%, a 0.05% decline from 2015.
  • Bangladesh clean water access for 2015 was 55.54%, a 0.05% decline from 2014.
  • Bangladesh clean water access for 2014 was 55.59%, a 0.04% decline from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Uzbekistan 58.90%
Bangladesh 55.44%
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Bangladesh Clean Water Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2017 55.44% -0.05%
2016 55.49% -0.05%
2015 55.54% -0.05%
2014 55.59% -0.04%
2013 55.63% -0.04%
2012 55.67% -0.04%
2011 55.71% -0.04%
2010 55.75% -0.03%
2009 55.78% -0.03%
2008 55.81% -0.03%
2007 55.84% -0.02%
2006 55.86% -0.02%
2005 55.88% -0.02%
2004 55.90% -0.01%
2003 55.91% -0.01%
2002 55.92% -0.01%
2001 55.93% 0.02%
2000 55.91% 0.02%