Guatemala

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General

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Population - 2017
16.9M
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Source: World Bank
Year Value
2017 16,913,503
2016 16,582,469
2015 16,252,429
2014 16,015,494
2013 15,690,793
2012 15,368,759
2011 15,049,280
2010 14,732,261
2009 14,418,033
2008 14,106,687
2007 13,797,629
2006 13,490,041
2005 13,183,505
2004 12,877,711
2003 12,573,346
2002 12,272,208
2001 11,976,725
2000 11,688,660
% of Population Living Below Poverty Line - 2014
59.3
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Year Value
2014 59.300
2011 53.700
2006 51
2000 56
% of Population living in Urban Environment - 2015
52
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Water

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
1.05M
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' water refers to 'basic' drinking water that is from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip, including queuing. It also includes 'safety managed' water where data is available which refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 1,046,322
2014 1,106,945
2013 1,165,235
2012 1,221,130
2011 1,274,651
2010 1,325,726
2009 1,374,404
2008 1,420,669
2007 1,464,434
2006 1,505,609
2005 1,544,102
2004 1,579,842
2003 1,612,898
2002 1,643,470
2001 1,671,962
2000 1,698,723
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
93.6
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' water refers to 'basic' drinking water that is from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip, including queuing. It also includes 'safety managed' water where data is available which refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 93.598
2014 93.088
2013 92.574
2012 92.054
2011 91.530
2010 91.001
2009 90.467
2008 89.929
2007 89.386
2006 88.839
2005 88.288
2004 87.732
2003 87.172
2002 86.608
2001 86.040
2000 85.467
% of Population with access to 'safely managed' water - 2015
60.8
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Safely managed’ water refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 60.819
2014 60.089
2013 59.361
2012 58.637
2011 57.915
2010 57.196
2009 56.480
2008 55.766
2007 55.056
2006 54.349
2005 53.645
2004 52.944
2003 52.246
2002 51.551
2001 50.860
2000 50.171
% of Population using 'limited' water source - 2015
0.75
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Limited’ water source refers to drinking water from an improved source for which collection time exceeds 30 minutes for a round trip including queuing.
Year Value
2015 0.751
2014 0.749
2013 0.748
2012 0.746
2011 0.745
2010 0.743
2009 0.741
2008 0.739
2007 0.737
2006 0.734
2005 0.732
2004 0.729
2003 0.727
2002 0.724
2001 0.721
2000 0.718
% of Population using an 'unimproved' water source - 2015
4.00
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Unimproved’ water source refers to drinking water from an unprotected dug well or unprotected spring.
Year Value
2015 4
2014 4
2013 5
2012 5
2011 6
2010 6
2009 6
2008 7
2007 7
2006 8
2005 8
2004 9
2003 9
2002 10
2001 10
2000 10
% of Population using surface water - 2015
2.00
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Surface water’ refers to drinking water directly from a river, dam, lake, pond, stream, canal or irrigation canal.
Year Value
2015 2
2014 2
2013 2
2012 2
2011 2
2010 2
2009 2
2008 2
2007 3
2006 3
2005 3
2004 3
2003 3
2002 3
2001 3
2000 3
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
89.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' water refers to 'basic' drinking water that is from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip, including queuing. It also includes 'safety managed' water where data is available which refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 89
2014 89
2013 88
2012 87
2011 86
2010 86
2009 85
2008 84
2007 83
2006 83
2005 82
2004 81
2003 80
2002 79
2001 79
2000 78
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
97.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' water refers to 'basic' drinking water that is from an improved source, provided collection time is not more than 30 minutes for a round trip, including queuing. It also includes 'safety managed' water where data is available which refers to drinking water from an improved water source that is located on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination.
Year Value
2015 97
2014 97
2013 97
2012 97
2011 97
2010 97
2009 96
2008 96
2007 96
2006 96
2005 96
2004 95
2003 95
2002 95
2001 95
2000 95

Sanitation

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
5.33M
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' sanitation refers to 'basic' sanitation that is the use of improved facilities that are not shared with other households. It also includes 'safety managed' sanitation where data is available which refers to sanitation facilities that are improved facilities not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 5,333,844
2014 5,310,065
2013 5,284,481
2012 5,256,942
2011 5,227,539
2010 5,196,100
2009 5,162,829
2008 5,127,717
2007 5,090,505
2006 5,050,930
2005 5,008,773
2004 4,963,894
2003 4,916,581
2002 4,867,493
2001 4,817,751
2000 4,768,218
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
67.4
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' sanitation refers to 'basic' sanitation that is the use of improved facilities that are not shared with other households. It also includes 'safety managed' sanitation where data is available which refers to sanitation facilities that are improved facilities not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 67.363
2014 66.844
2013 66.321
2012 65.795
2011 65.264
2010 64.730
2009 64.192
2008 63.650
2007 63.106
2006 62.558
2005 62.007
2004 61.454
2003 60.897
2002 60.337
2001 59.774
2000 59.206
% of Population using 'limited' sanitation service - 2015
8.76
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Limited’ sanitation facilities refers to improved facilities shared between two or more households.
Year Value
2015 8.755
2014 8.688
2013 8.621
2012 8.553
2011 8.484
2010 8.415
2009 8.345
2008 8.275
2007 8.205
2006 8.134
2005 8.062
2004 7.990
2003 7.918
2002 7.846
2001 7.773
2000 7.699
% of Population using an 'unimproved' sanitation service - 2015
18.3
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Unimproved’ sanitation facilities refers to the use of pit latrines without a slab or platform, hanging latrines or bucket latrines.
Year Value
2015 18.286
2014 18.342
2013 18.396
2012 18.449
2011 18.502
2010 18.553
2009 18.603
2008 18.651
2007 18.699
2006 18.745
2005 18.789
2004 18.833
2003 18.875
2002 18.916
2001 18.956
2000 18.995
% of Population who defecate in the open - 2015
5.60
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Open Defecation’ refers to the disposal of human faeces in fields, forests, bushes, open bodies of water, beaches or other open spaces, or with solid waste.
Year Value
2015 5.595
2014 6.126
2013 6.662
2012 7.203
2011 7.750
2010 8.303
2009 8.860
2008 9.423
2007 9.991
2006 10.563
2005 11.141
2004 11.723
2003 12.310
2002 12.901
2001 13.498
2000 14.099
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
53.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' sanitation refers to 'basic' sanitation that is the use of improved facilities that are not shared with other households. It also includes 'safety managed' sanitation where data is available which refers to sanitation facilities that are improved facilities not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 53
2014 52
2013 52
2012 51
2011 50
2010 50
2009 49
2008 48
2007 48
2006 47
2005 46
2004 46
2003 45
2002 44
2001 44
2000 43
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
81.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: 'At least basic' sanitation refers to 'basic' sanitation that is the use of improved facilities that are not shared with other households. It also includes 'safety managed' sanitation where data is available which refers to sanitation facilities that are improved facilities not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2015 81
2014 81
2013 80
2012 80
2011 80
2010 80
2009 80
2008 80
2007 80
2006 80
2005 79
2004 79
2003 79
2002 79
2001 79
2000 79

Hygiene

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% of Population with access to 'basic' hygiene facility - 2015
76.8
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Basic’ hygiene refers to the availability of a handwashing facility on premises with soap and water.
Year Value
2015 76.784
2014 76.723
2013 76.663
2012 76.603
2011 76.544
% of Population with access to 'limited' hygiene facility - 2015
20.6
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Limited’ hygiene refers to the availability of a handwashing facility on premises without soap and water.
Year Value
2015 20.635
2014 20.694
2013 20.752
2012 20.811
2011 20.868
% of Population with no access to hygiene facility - 2015
2.58
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘No facility’ refers to no handwashing facility on premises.
Year Value
2015 2.581
2014 2.583
2013 2.585
2012 2.586
2011 2.588

WASH Finance

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Actual Government Spending in WASH as a % of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) - 2014
0.06
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Year Value
2014 0.060
2013 0.050
2012 0.100
Planned Government Spending in WASH as a % of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) - 2015
0.01
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Year Value
2015 0.010
2013 0.070
2012 0.100
Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Received ($USD in Millions) - 2016
309
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Source: OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System
To discover our methodology for how we present ODA data read our blog: Changing Statistics: How We Report Official Development Assistance Data
Year Value
2016 309
2015 455
2014 299
2013 503
2012 321
2011 380
2010 402
2009 384
2008 487
2007 481
2006 599
Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Received Spent on Water and Sanitation ($USD in Millions) - 2016
3.02
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Source: WASHwatch calculations based on data from OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System
To discover our methodology for how we present ODA data read our blog: Changing Statistics: How We Report Official Development Assistance Data
Year Value
2016 3.023
2015 2.150
2014 1.300
2013 3.094
2012 3.021
2011 2.822
2010 12.855
2009 25.794
2008 3.779
2007 9.761
2006 21.636
% of the Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Received Spent on Water and Sanitation - 2016
0.01
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Source: WASHwatch calculations based on data from OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System
To discover our methodology for how we present ODA data read our blog: Changing Statistics: How We Report Official Development Assistance Data
Year Value
2016 0.010
2015 0.005
2014 0.004
2013 0.006
2012 0.009
2011 0.007
2010 0.032
2009 0.067
2008 0.008
2007 0.020
2006 3.610

WASH in Schools

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% of schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
81.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: A limited water service refers to a water service from an improved source that is not available all the time.
Year Value
2016 81
% of schools with no access to a water service - 2016
19.0
×
% of urban schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
99.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: A limited water service refers to a water service from an improved source that is not available all the time.
Year Value
2016 99
% of urban schools with no access to a water service - 2016
1.00
×
% of rural schools with access to a ‘limited water service' - 2016
73.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: A limited water service refers to a water service from an improved source that is not available all the time.
Year Value
2016 73
% of rural schools with no access to a water service - 2016
27.0
×
% of primary schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
81.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: A limited water service refers to a water service from an improved source that is not available all the time.
Year Value
2016 81
% of primary schools with no access to a water service - 2016
19.0
×
% of schools with access to ‘basic sanitation service’ - 2016
76.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: Basic sanitation service refers to an improved sanitation source that is usable and segregated by gender.
Year Value
2016 76
% of urban schools with access to ‘basic sanitation service’ - 2016
88.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: Basic sanitation service refers to an improved sanitation source that is usable and segregated by gender.
Year Value
2016 88
% of urban schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
11.0
×
Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: A limited sanitation service refers to a sanitation service that is an improved service but is not usable or segregated by gender.
Year Value
2016 11
% of urban schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
1.00
×
% of rural schools with access to ‘basic sanitation service’ - 2016
71.0
×
Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: Basic sanitation service refers to an improved sanitation source that is usable and segregated by gender.
Year Value
2016 71
% of primary schools with access to ‘basic sanitation service’ - 2016
76.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: Basic sanitation service refers to an improved sanitation source that is usable and segregated by gender.
Year Value
2016 76

Health

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Life Expectancy at Birth (Years) - 2016
73.4
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Year Value
2016 73.409
2015 73.150
2014 72.869
2013 72.562
2012 72.227
2011 71.867
2010 71.494
2009 71.122
2008 70.760
2007 70.415
2006 70.085
2005 69.763
2004 69.437
2003 69.092
2002 68.717
2001 68.304
2000 67.849
Under 5 Mortality Rate (per 1,000 live births) - 2015
29.1
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Year Value
2015 29.100
2014 30.100
2013 31.100
2012 32.100
2011 33.300
2010 34.500
2009 35.700
2008 36.900
2007 38.400
2006 39.900
2005 41.400
2004 43.100
2003 44.800
2002 46.600
2001 48.600
2000 50.600
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases among children aged under 5 years - 2015
1.30K
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Source: The Lancet
Year Value
2015 1,300
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases caused by poor WASH among children aged under 5 years - 2015
754
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Source: WASHwatch Calculations based on data from The Lancet Read our blog on WASH related Diarrheal Disease to learn more.
Year Value
2015 754
% of Stunting in Children Under 5 - 2009
48.0
×
Year Value
2009 48
Cholera Cases Reported - 2003
0.00K
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Year Value
2003 1
2002 1
2001 13
2000 612
1999 2,077
1998 5,970
1997 1,263
1996 1,568
1995 7,970
1994 5,282
1993 30,604
1992 15,395
1991 3,674

Education

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Adult Literacy Rate (% of population over 15) - 2015
79.1
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Year Value
2015 79.100
2014 81.300
2012 78.300

Infrastructures

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Total cost to extend basic water services to each unserved person per year in 1,000 USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
40.0K
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Year Value
2015 39,977
Total cost to extend adequate sanitation services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
60.6K
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Year Value
2015 60,576
Total cost to extend hygiene services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
6.73K
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Year Value
2015 6,729
Total cost to extend safely managed water services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
291K
×
Year Value
2015 291,455
Total cost to extend safely managed sanitation services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
368M
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Year Value
2015 368,015,000

WASH ODA Donors

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$ 727,343
$ 727,343
$ 505,558
$ 505,558
$ 354,370
$ 354,370
$ 240,732
$ 240,732
$ 223,215
$ 223,215
$ 135,583
$ 135,583
$ 84,479
$ 84,479
$ 22,829
$ 22,829