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General

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Population - 2017
17.1M
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Source: World Bank
Year Value
2017 17,132,854
2016 17,030,314
2015 16,939,923
2014 16,868,020
2013 16,809,157
2012 16,749,318
2011 16,689,863
2010 16,631,571
2009 16,575,173
2008 16,519,862
2007 16,463,031
2006 16,401,105
2005 16,331,646
2004 16,253,397
2003 16,167,421
2002 16,076,427
2001 15,984,365
2000 15,894,016
% of Population living in Urban Environment - 2017
91
×
Year Value
2017 91.077
2016 90.635
2015 90.173
2014 89.690
2013 89.187
2012 88.588
2011 87.879
2010 87.134
2009 86.288
2008 85.402
2007 84.539
2006 83.636
2005 82.630
2004 81.514
2003 80.341
2002 79.113
2001 77.830
2000 76.795

General Finance Flows

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Total Official Development Assistance Disbursed ($USD in millions) - 2017
3.54K
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Source: OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System
To discover our methodology for how we present ODA data read our blog: Changing Statistics: How We Report Official Development Assistance Data
Year Value
2017 3,541
2016 3,337
2015 4,269
2014 3,534
2013 3,236
2012 3,510
2011 3,778
2010 4,322
2009 4,152
2008 4,456
2007 4,219
2006 4,607
2005 3,911
Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) as % of Gross National Income (GNI) - 2017
0.60
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Year Value
2017 0.604
2016 0.649
2015 0.749
2014 0.635
2013 0.669
2012 0.710
2011 0.753
2010 0.815
2009 0.821
2008 0.805
2007 0.808
2006 0.806
2005 0.819
2004 0.733
2003 0.795
2002 0.811
2001 0.822
2000 0.837
Total Official Development Assistance Committed ($USD Millions) - 2017
3.37K
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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
2017 3,365
2016 3,272
2015 5,150
2014 3,350
2013 2,807
2012 4,318
2011 3,343
2010 5,300
2009 4,432
2008 4,568
2007 4,207
2006 10,021
% of Official Development Assistance disbursed in the form of loans - 2017
0
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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
2017 0
2016 0
2015 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0.292
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0.119
2007 0
2006 0.004
% of Official Development Assistance disbursed in the form of grants - 2017
100.0
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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
2017 100
2016 100
2015 100
2014 100
2013 100
2012 100
2011 99.708
2010 100
2009 100
2008 99.881
2007 100
2006 99.996

WASH Finance Flows

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Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Disbursed Spent on Water and Sanitation ($USD in Millions) - 2017
122
×
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
2017 122
2016 116
2015 94.744
2014 116
2013 113
2012 106
2011 141
2010 102
2009 107
2008 195
2007 153
2006 73.445
2005 56.924
% of the Total Official Development Assistance Disbursed Spent on Water and Sanitation - 2017
3
×
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
2017 3.437
2016 3.478
2015 2.219
2014 3.272
2013 3.493
2012 3.020
2011 3.732
2010 2.368
2009 2.567
2008 4.381
2007 3.630
2006 1.594
2005 1.455
% of Official Development Assistance (ODA) to Water and Sanitation Spent on the Least Developed Countries - 2017
29.3
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Source: WASHwatch calculations based on data from OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System. Least Developed Country definition derived from OECD data.
To discover our methodology for how we present ODA data read our blog: Changing Statistics: How We Report Official Development Assistance Data
Year Value
2017 29.318
2016 21.331
2015 18.537
2014 34.838
2013 50.662
2012 32.810
2011 34.638
2010 51.112
2009 48.190
2008 29.542
2007 35.330
2006 28.712
2005 28.615
2004 16.100
2003 13.800
2002 23.900
% of Official Development Assistance (ODA) to Water and Sanitation Spent in WASHwatch's Top Ten Priority Countries - 2016
6.20
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Source: WASHwatch calculations based on data from OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System
WASHwatch Top Ten Priority Countries: Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Chad, Eritrea, Madagascar, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Sudan and Sudan. To discover our methodology for selecting these countries read our blog: Identifying the top ten countries in need of WASH financing
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 6.200
2015 6.579
2014 1.322
2013 7.148
2012 1.690
2011 1.361
2010 7.373
2009 5.462
2008 2.933
2007 4.843
% of Official Development Assistance spent on WASH disbursed in the form of loans - 2017
0
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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
2017 0
2016 0
2015 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
% of Official Development Assistance spent on WASH disbursed in the form of grants - 2017
100
×
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
2017 100
2016 100
2015 100
2014 100
2013 100
2012 100
2011 100
2010 100
2009 100
2008 100
2007 100
2006 100

WASH Finance Flows by System

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% of WASH Official Development Assistance spent on ‘Water Supply and Sanitation – Large Systems’ - 2016
25.6
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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 25.599
2015 24.941
2014 19.639
2013 12.733
2012 11.942
2011 17.161
2010 35.161
2009 36.902
2008 66.814
2007 18.929
2006 35.100
% of WASH Official Development Assistance spent on ‘Water Supply – Large Systems’ - 2017
2.96
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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
2017 2.955
2016 12.547
2015 9.764
2014 4.867
2013 1.809
2012 0
2011 6.111
2010 5.918
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
% of WASH Official Development Assistance spent on ‘Sanitation– Large Systems’ - 2017
0.00
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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
2017 0.003
2016 0
2015 1.538
2014 2.698
2013 3.339
2012 3.007
2011 1.940
2010 2.634
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
% of WASH Official Development Assistance spent on ‘Basic Drinking Water Supply and Basic Sanitation’ - 2017
43.8
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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
2017 43.822
2016 39.623
2015 44.111
2014 54.593
2013 64.095
2012 54.564
2011 58.025
2010 51.212
2009 60.636
2008 31.530
2007 78.958
2006 59.994
% of WASH Official Development Assistance spent on ‘Basic Drinking Water Supply’ - 2017
7.19
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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
2017 7.186
2016 2.291
2015 0.249
2014 0.162
2013 0.191
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
% of WASH Official Development Assistance spent on ‘Basic Sanitation’ - 2017
13.1
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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
2017 13.090
2016 12.342
2015 8.457
2014 10.159
2013 12.623
2012 21.932
2011 12.718
2010 1.217
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
% of WASH Official Development Assistance spent on ‘Education and Training in Water Supply and Sanitation’ - 2017
8.04
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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
2017 8.036
2016 7.598
2015 10.941
2014 7.881
2013 5.209
2012 8.556
2011 4.045
2010 3.859
2009 2.462
2008 1.657
2007 2.113
2006 4.906

Water

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' water - 2017
0.12
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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
2017 0.122
2016 0.122
2015 0.122
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0.244
2007 0.488
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0.244
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0.244
2000 0
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2017
100.0
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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
2017 100.000
2016 100.000
2015 100.000
2014 100
2013 100
2012 100
2011 100
2010 100
2009 100
2008 100.000
2007 100.000
2006 100
2005 100
2004 100.000
2003 100
2002 100
2001 100.000
2000 100
% of Population with access to 'safely managed' water - 2017
100.0
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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
2017 99.951
2016 99.951
2015 99.954
2014 99.958
2013 99.961
2012 99.964
2011 99.968
2010 99.971
2009 99.974
2008 99.977
2007 99.981
2006 99.984
2005 99.987
2004 99.991
2003 99.994
2002 99.997
2001 100.000
2000 100
% of Population using 'limited' water source - 2017
0
×
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
2017 0
2016 0
2015 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
% of Population using an 'unimproved' water source - 2017
0.00
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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
2017 0.000
2016 0.000
2015 0.000
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0.000
2007 0.000
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0.000
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0.000
2000 0
% of Population using surface water - 2017
0
×
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
2017 0
2016 0
2015 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2017
100
×
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
2017 100
2016 100
2015 100
2014 100
2013 100
2012 100
2011 100
2010 100
2009 100
2008 100
2007 100
2006 100
2005 100
2004 100
2003 100
2002 100
2001 100
2000 100
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2017
100
×
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
2017 100
2016 100
2015 100
2014 100
2013 100
2012 100
2011 100
2010 100
2009 100
2008 100
2007 100
2006 100
2005 100
2004 100
2003 100
2002 100
2001 100
2000 100

Sanitation

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2017
390K
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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
2017 389,508
2016 386,595
2015 383,605
2014 380,534
2013 377,382
2012 373,834
2011 369,826
2010 365,648
2009 361,044
2008 356,257
2007 351,510
2006 346,521
2005 341,026
2004 334,995
2003 328,656
2002 322,065
2001 315,284
2000 309,510
% of Population with access to 'safely managed' sanitation - 2017
97.5
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: ‘Safely managed’ sanitation refers to improved sanitation facilities that are not shared with other households and where excreta are safely disposed of in situ or transported and treated off site.
Year Value
2017 97.473
2016 97.472
2015 97.470
2014 97.469
2013 97.467
2012 97.466
2011 97.464
2010 97.463
2009 97.461
2008 97.460
2007 97.458
2006 97.457
2005 97.455
2004 97.454
2003 97.452
2002 97.452
2001 97.452
2000 97.451
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2017
97.7
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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
2017 97.714
2016 97.724
2015 97.735
2014 97.747
2013 97.759
2012 97.773
2011 97.790
2010 97.808
2009 97.829
2008 97.850
2007 97.871
2006 97.892
2005 97.916
2004 97.943
2003 97.971
2002 98.001
2001 98.032
2000 98.057
% of Population using 'limited' sanitation service - 2017
2.29
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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
2017 2.286
2016 2.275
2015 2.264
2014 2.253
2013 2.240
2012 2.226
2011 2.209
2010 2.191
2009 2.171
2008 2.150
2007 2.129
2006 2.107
2005 2.083
2004 2.056
2003 2.028
2002 1.999
2001 1.968
2000 1.943
% of Population using an 'unimproved' sanitation service - 2017
0.00
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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
2017 0.001
2016 0.001
2015 0.001
2014 0.001
2013 0.001
2012 0.001
2011 0.001
2010 0.001
2009 0.001
2008 0.001
2007 0.001
2006 0.000
2005 0.000
2004 0.000
2003 0.000
2002 0.000
2001 0.000
2000 0.000
% of Population who defecate in the open - 2017
0
×
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
2017 0
2016 0
2015 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 0
2004 0
2003 0
2002 0
2001 0
2000 0
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2017
99.9
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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
2017 99.894
2016 99.894
2015 99.894
2014 99.895
2013 99.895
2012 99.895
2011 99.896
2010 99.896
2009 99.896
2008 99.896
2007 99.897
2006 99.897
2005 99.897
2004 99.897
2003 99.898
2002 99.898
2001 99.898
2000 99.899
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2017
97.5
×
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
2017 97.500
2016 97.500
2015 97.500
2014 97.500
2013 97.500
2012 97.500
2011 97.500
2010 97.500
2009 97.500
2008 97.500
2007 97.500
2006 97.500
2005 97.500
2004 97.500
2003 97.500
2002 97.500
2001 97.500
2000 97.500

Health

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Life Expectancy at Birth (Years) - 2016
81.5
×
Year Value
2016 81.510
2015 81.510
2014 81.707
2013 81.305
2012 81.105
2011 81.205
2010 80.702
2009 80.549
2008 80.251
2007 80.098
2006 79.698
2005 79.346
2004 79.095
2003 78.493
2002 78.293
2001 78.190
2000 77.988
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases among children aged under 5 years - 2017
3.86
×
Year Value
2017 3.858
2016 4.038
2015 3.814
2014 3.996
2013 4.129
2012 4.349
2011 4.407
2010 4.583
2009 4.563
2008 4.577
2007 4.497
2006 4.694
2005 4.800
2004 4.415
2003 4.304
2002 4.203
2001 3.895
2000 3.445
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases caused by poor WASH among children aged under 5 years - 2017
2.24
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Source: WASHwatch Calculations based on data from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 and Prüss-Ustün et al (2014). Read our blog on WASH related Diarrhoeal Disease to learn more.
Year Value
2017 2.238
2016 2.342
2015 2.212
2014 2.317
2013 2.395
2012 2.522
2011 2.556
2010 2.658
2009 2.646
2008 2.654
2007 2.608
2006 2.723
2005 2.784
2004 2.561
2003 2.496
2002 2.438
2001 2.259
2000 1.998

Top WASH ODA Recipient Countries

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$ 10,877,000
$ 10,877,000
$ 10,658,000
$ 10,658,000
$ 9,189,000
$ 9,189,000
$ 8,826,000
$ 8,826,000
$ 6,344,000
$ 6,344,000
$ 4,086,000
$ 4,086,000
$ 3,560,000
$ 3,560,000
$ 3,090,000
$ 3,090,000
$ 1,327,000
$ 1,327,000
$ 450,000
$ 450,000
$ 81,000
$ 81,000