Improved Sanitation Coverage - Urban Population
Entry ID: geodata_0052

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Summary
Abstract: Access to safe drinking water is estimated by the percentage of the population using improved drinking water sources, as described below. Similarly, access to sanitary means of excreta disposal is estimated by the percentage of the population using improved sanitation facilities.

Improved sanitation facilities are those more likely to ensure privacy and hygienic use. Improved drinking water ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.5   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Improved Sanitation Coverage - Urban Population
Dataset Release Date: 2010-03-16
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 2008-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Use Constraints Public
Data Center
UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) for Water Supply and Sanitation, World Health Organization, United Nations Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.wssinfo.org/

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Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: geo at unepgrid.ch
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-02-28
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