Pakistan

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General

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Population - 2017
197M
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Source: World Bank
Year Value
2017 197,015,955
2016 193,203,476
2015 189,380,513
2014 185,044,286
2013 181,192,646
2012 177,392,252
2011 173,669,648
2010 170,043,918
2009 166,520,983
2008 163,096,985
2007 159,767,672
2006 156,524,189
2005 153,356,383
2004 150,267,989
2003 147,251,530
2002 144,271,586
2001 141,282,077
2000 138,250,487
% of Population Living Below Poverty Line - 2013
29.5
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Year Value
2013 29.500
2011 36.300
2010 36.800
2007 44.100
2005 50.400
2004 51.700
2001 64.300
% of Population living in Urban Environment - 2015
39
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Water

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
21.6M
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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 21,640,293
2014 21,102,738
2013 20,580,096
2012 20,074,125
2011 19,586,970
2010 19,119,809
2009 18,672,477
2008 18,243,756
2007 17,832,584
2006 17,437,151
2005 17,055,686
2004 16,688,006
2003 16,332,891
2002 15,985,729
2001 15,641,115
2000 15,294,657
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
88.5
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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 88.546
2014 88.596
2013 88.642
2012 88.684
2011 88.722
2010 88.756
2009 88.787
2008 88.814
2007 88.838
2006 88.860
2005 88.878
2004 88.895
2003 88.908
2002 88.920
2001 88.929
2000 88.937
% of Population with access to 'safely managed' water - 2015
35.6
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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 35.638
2014 35.889
2013 36.136
2012 36.379
2011 36.617
2010 36.851
2009 37.081
2008 37.308
2007 37.531
2006 37.752
2005 37.970
2004 38.185
2003 38.165
2002 38.144
2001 38.124
2000 38.105
% of Population using 'limited' water source - 2015
2.72
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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 2.723
2014 2.731
2013 2.738
2012 2.745
2011 2.752
2010 2.758
2009 2.764
2008 2.770
2007 2.775
2006 2.780
2005 2.785
2004 2.790
2003 2.794
2002 2.798
2001 2.802
2000 2.805
% of Population using an 'unimproved' water source - 2015
6.00
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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 6
2014 6
2013 6
2012 6
2011 5
2010 5
2009 5
2008 5
2007 5
2006 4
2005 4
2004 4
2003 4
2002 4
2001 3
2000 3
% 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 3
2013 3
2012 3
2011 3
2010 3
2009 3
2008 4
2007 4
2006 4
2005 4
2004 4
2003 5
2002 5
2001 5
2000 5
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
87.0
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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 87
2014 87
2013 86
2012 86
2011 86
2010 86
2009 86
2008 86
2007 86
2006 85
2005 85
2004 85
2003 85
2002 85
2001 85
2000 85
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
92.0
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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 92
2014 92
2013 92
2012 93
2011 93
2010 94
2009 94
2008 94
2007 95
2006 95
2005 96
2004 96
2003 96
2002 97
2001 97
2000 98

Sanitation

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
78.9M
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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 78,873,482
2014 80,408,643
2013 81,847,174
2012 83,199,014
2011 84,477,334
2010 85,692,932
2009 86,851,771
2008 87,955,108
2007 89,004,498
2006 89,997,420
2005 90,930,691
2004 91,809,004
2003 92,631,075
2002 93,375,726
2001 94,013,602
2000 94,519,188
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
58.3
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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 58.251
2014 56.546
2013 54.829
2012 53.099
2011 51.357
2010 49.605
2009 47.843
2008 46.072
2007 44.291
2006 42.503
2005 40.706
2004 38.903
2003 37.093
2002 35.278
2001 33.457
2000 31.632
% of Population using 'limited' sanitation service - 2015
8.44
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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 8.445
2014 8.172
2013 7.896
2012 7.617
2011 7.334
2010 7.048
2009 6.760
2008 6.469
2007 6.175
2006 5.878
2005 5.580
2004 5.279
2003 4.976
2002 4.671
2001 4.364
2000 4.055
% of Population using an 'unimproved' sanitation service - 2015
21.8
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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 21.758
2014 21.842
2013 21.924
2012 22.004
2011 22.082
2010 22.159
2009 22.234
2008 22.307
2007 22.379
2006 22.450
2005 22.519
2004 22.586
2003 22.653
2002 22.718
2001 22.781
2000 22.844
% of Population who defecate in the open - 2015
11.5
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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 11.546
2014 13.439
2013 15.351
2012 17.281
2011 19.227
2010 21.188
2009 23.163
2008 25.152
2007 27.155
2006 29.170
2005 31.195
2004 33.232
2003 35.278
2002 37.334
2001 39.398
2000 41.469
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
48.0
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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 48
2014 46
2013 44
2012 41
2011 39
2010 37
2009 34
2008 32
2007 30
2006 28
2005 25
2004 23
2003 21
2002 19
2001 16
2000 14
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
74.0
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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 74
2014 74
2013 73
2012 73
2011 72
2010 72
2009 71
2008 71
2007 70
2006 70
2005 69
2004 69
2003 68
2002 68
2001 67
2000 67

Hygiene

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% of Population with access to 'basic' hygiene facility - 2015
60.5
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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 60.468
2014 60.299
2013 60.134
2012 59.974
2011 59.817
2010 59.665
2009 59.517
% of Population with access to 'limited' hygiene facility - 2015
31.2
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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 31.239
2014 31.381
2013 31.519
2012 31.654
2011 31.785
2010 31.913
2009 32.037
% of Population with no access to hygiene facility - 2015
8.29
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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 8.293
2014 8.320
2013 8.347
2012 8.373
2011 8.398
2010 8.422
2009 8.446

WASH Finance

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Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Received ($USD in Millions) - 2016
3.66K
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Source: OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System
To discover our methodology for how we present ODA data read our blog: Changing Statistics: How We Report Official Development Assistance Data
Year Value
2016 3,656
2015 4,359
2014 3,983
2013 2,751
2012 2,640
2011 3,764
2010 3,527
2009 2,802
2008 1,288
2007 2,144
2006 2,488
Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Received Spent on Water and Sanitation ($USD in Millions) - 2016
41.6
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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 41.647
2015 41.755
2014 31.501
2013 31.147
2012 53.676
2011 45.811
2010 49.438
2009 26.616
2008 17.787
2007 47.227
2006 40.627
% 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 0.011
2015 0.010
2014 0.008
2013 0.011
2012 0.020
2011 0.012
2010 0.014
2009 0.010
2008 0.014
2007 0.022
2006 1.630

WASH in Schools

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% of schools with access to ‘basic water service’ - 2016
57.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: Basic water service refers to water that is on site, an improved source and available.
Year Value
2016 57
% of schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
8.00
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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 8
% of schools with no access to a water service - 2016
34.0
×
% of urban schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
83.0
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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 83
% of urban schools with no access to a water service - 2016
17.0
×
% of rural schools with access to a ‘limited water service' - 2016
65.0
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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 65
% of rural schools with no access to a water service - 2016
35.0
×
% of primary schools with access to ‘basic water service’ - 2016
52.0
×
Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: Basic water service refers to water that is on site, an improved source and available.
Year Value
2016 52
% of primary schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
11.0
×
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 11
% of primary schools with no access to a water service - 2016
37.0
×
% of secondary schools with access to ‘basic water service’ - 2016
81.0
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Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: Basic water service refers to water that is on site, an improved source and available.
Year Value
2016 81
% of secondary schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
4.00
×
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 4
% of secondary schools with no access to a water service - 2016
16.0
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% of schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
72.0
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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 72
% of schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
28.0
×
% of urban schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
82.0
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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 82
% of urban schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
18.0
×
% of rural schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
69.0
×
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 69
% of rural schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
31.0
×
% of primary schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
64.0
×
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 64
% of primary schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
36.0
×
% of secondary schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
91.0
×
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 91
% of secondary schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
9.00
×

Health

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Life Expectancy at Birth (Years) - 2016
66.5
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Year Value
2016 66.481
2015 66.322
2014 66.139
2013 65.927
2012 65.686
2011 65.419
2010 65.134
2009 64.845
2008 64.565
2007 64.303
2006 64.060
2005 63.836
2004 63.625
2003 63.414
2002 63.196
2001 62.967
2000 62.727
Under 5 Mortality Rate (per 1,000 live births) - 2015
81.1
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Year Value
2015 81.100
2014 83.300
2013 85.600
2012 87.800
2011 89.900
2010 91.800
2009 93.700
2008 95.500
2007 97.400
2006 99.300
2005 101
2004 103
2003 105
2002 108
2001 110
2000 112
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases among children aged under 5 years - 2015
33.6K
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Source: The Lancet
Year Value
2015 33,589
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases caused by poor WASH among children aged under 5 years - 2015
19.5K
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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 19,482
% of Stunting in Children Under 5 - 2012
45.0
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Year Value
2012 45
Cholera Cases Reported - 2014
1,220
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Year Value
2014 1,218
2013 1,069
2012 144
2011 527
2010 164
1993 12,092

Education

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Adult Literacy Rate (% of population over 15) - 2015
56.4
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Year Value
2015 56.400
2011 54.700
2010 55.400
2009 54.900
2008 55.500

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
249K
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Year Value
2015 249,470
Total cost to extend adequate sanitation services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
594K
×
Year Value
2015 594,353
Total cost to extend hygiene services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
124K
×
Year Value
2015 124,109
Total cost to extend safely managed water services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
3.25M
×
Year Value
2015 3,250,050
Total cost to extend safely managed sanitation services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
1.39G
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Year Value
2015 1,391,991,000

WASH ODA Donors

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$ 18,204,672
$ 18,204,672
$ 8,419,398
$ 8,419,398
$ 7,540,901
$ 7,540,901
$ 3,427,400
$ 3,427,400
$ 1,406,590
$ 1,406,590
$ 1,369,302
$ 1,369,302
$ 597,611
$ 597,611
$ 246,535
$ 246,535
$ 215,709
$ 215,709
$ 77,636
$ 77,636
$ 21,019
$ 21,019
$ 17,894
$ 17,894
$ 15,581
$ 15,581
$ 12,020
$ 12,020