Nicaragua 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.
  • Nicaragua clean water access for 2017 was 51.60%, a 0.08% increase from 2016.
  • Nicaragua clean water access for 2016 was 51.52%, a 0.09% increase from 2015.
  • Nicaragua clean water access for 2015 was 51.43%, a 0.09% increase from 2014.
  • Nicaragua clean water access for 2014 was 51.33%, a 0.09% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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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%
Nicaragua Clean Water Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2017 51.60% 0.08%
2016 51.52% 0.09%
2015 51.43% 0.09%
2014 51.33% 0.09%
2013 51.24% 0.09%
2012 51.15% 0.09%
2011 51.05% 0.09%
2010 50.96% 0.09%
2009 50.87% 0.09%
2008 50.78% 0.09%
2007 50.68% 0.09%
2006 50.59% 0.09%
2005 50.50% 0.07%
2004 50.43% 0.07%
2003 50.36% 0.40%
2002 49.96% 0.84%
2001 49.11% 0.85%
2000 48.26% 0.85%