Ghana 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.
  • Ghana clean water access for 2017 was 36.41%, a 1.66% increase from 2016.
  • Ghana clean water access for 2016 was 34.75%, a 1.63% increase from 2015.
  • Ghana clean water access for 2015 was 33.12%, a 1.6% increase from 2014.
  • Ghana clean water access for 2014 was 31.52%, a 1.58% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Population
Tunisia 92.66%
Ukraine 92.01%
Georgia 79.99%
Moldova 72.88%
Morocco 70.27%
Kyrgyz Republic 68.22%
Uzbekistan 58.90%
Bangladesh 55.44%
Nicaragua 51.60%
Philippines 46.65%
Congo, Rep. 45.35%
Vanuatu 44.13%
Ghana 36.41%
Bhutan 36.16%
Pakistan 35.31%
Cambodia 25.85%
Mongolia 23.72%
Nigeria 20.13%
Lao PDR 16.08%
Ghana Clean Water Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2017 36.41% 1.66%
2016 34.75% 1.63%
2015 33.12% 1.60%
2014 31.52% 1.58%
2013 29.94% 1.55%
2012 28.39% 1.52%
2011 26.87% 1.49%
2010 25.39% 1.46%
2009 23.93% 1.43%
2008 22.50% 1.40%
2007 21.10% 1.37%
2006 19.74% 1.34%
2005 18.40% 1.30%
2004 17.10% 1.27%
2003 15.82% 1.24%
2002 14.58% 1.21%
2001 13.37% 0.27%
2000 13.10% 0.27%