Tunisia

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0.33 - 0.65
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0 - 0.32
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General

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Population - 2017
11.5M
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Source: World Bank
Year Value
2017 11,532,127
2016 11,403,248
2015 11,273,661
2014 11,130,154
2013 11,005,706
2012 10,881,450
2011 10,758,870
2010 10,639,194
2009 10,522,214
2008 10,408,091
2007 10,298,717
2006 10,196,441
2005 10,102,477
2004 10,017,439
2003 9,939,478
2002 9,864,207
2001 9,785,665
2000 9,699,192
% of Population Living Below Poverty Line - 2015
15.2
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Year Value
2015 15.200
2010 20.500
2005 23.100
2000 25.400
% of Population living in Urban Environment - 2015
67
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Water

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
649K
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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 649,306
2014 677,677
2013 705,406
2012 743,022
2011 780,678
2010 817,595
2009 853,972
2008 889,806
2007 925,364
2006 960,853
2005 996,527
2004 1,032,553
2003 1,073,211
2002 1,114,884
2001 1,155,963
2000 1,195,837
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
94.2
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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 94.230
2014 93.911
2013 93.591
2012 93.172
2011 92.744
2010 92.315
2009 91.884
2008 91.451
2007 91.015
2006 90.577
2005 90.136
2004 89.692
2003 89.203
2002 88.698
2001 88.187
2000 87.671
% of Population with access to 'safely managed' water - 2015
92.7
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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 92.738
2014 92.420
2013 92.099
2012 91.684
2011 91.260
2010 89.049
2009 83.650
2008 78.296
2007 72.987
2006 67.724
2005 62.508
2004 57.338
2003 52.201
2002 47.109
2001 42.068
2000 37.077
% of Population using 'limited' water source - 2015
4.32
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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 4.322
2014 4.304
2013 4.283
2012 4.261
2011 4.238
2010 4.213
2009 4.188
2008 4.163
2007 4.137
2006 4.110
2005 4.084
2004 4.057
2003 4.048
2002 4.042
2001 4.036
2000 4.029
% of Population using an 'unimproved' water source - 2015
1.00
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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 1
2014 2
2013 2
2012 2
2011 3
2010 3
2009 4
2008 4
2007 4
2006 5
2005 5
2004 6
2003 6
2002 6
2001 7
2000 7
% of Population using surface water - 2015
0
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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 0
2014 0
2013 0
2012 0
2011 0
2010 0
2009 0
2008 0
2007 0
2006 0
2005 1
2004 1
2003 1
2002 1
2001 1
2000 1
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
83.0
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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 83
2014 82
2013 81
2012 81
2011 80
2010 79
2009 78
2008 77
2007 76
2006 75
2005 75
2004 74
2003 73
2002 72
2001 71
2000 70
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' water - 2015
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
2015 100
2014 100
2013 100
2012 100
2011 99
2010 99
2009 99
2008 99
2007 99
2006 99
2005 98
2004 98
2003 98
2002 98
2001 98
2000 98

Sanitation

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Total number of people lacking access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
0.77M
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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 773,364
2014 834,343
2013 909,160
2012 987,837
2011 1,065,057
2010 1,140,938
2009 1,215,710
2008 1,289,391
2007 1,362,367
2006 1,434,990
2005 1,507,664
2004 1,580,688
2003 1,659,736
2002 1,740,188
2001 1,819,777
2000 1,897,512
% of Population with access to 'safely managed' sanitation - 2015
73.5
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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
2015 73.457
2014 73.083
2013 72.299
2012 71.492
2011 70.243
2010 69.010
2009 67.788
2008 66.580
2007 65.382
2006 64.197
2005 63.024
2004 61.862
2003 60.635
2002 59.402
2001 58.556
2000 57.706
% of Population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
93.1
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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 93.128
2014 92.504
2013 91.739
2012 90.922
2011 90.101
2010 89.276
2009 88.446
2008 87.612
2007 86.771
2006 85.927
2005 85.076
2004 84.221
2003 83.302
2002 82.359
2001 81.404
2000 80.436
% of Population using 'limited' sanitation service - 2015
4.64
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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 4.644
2014 4.588
2013 4.527
2012 4.465
2011 4.401
2010 4.336
2009 4.270
2008 4.203
2007 4.136
2006 4.068
2005 4.000
2004 3.930
2003 3.870
2002 3.811
2001 3.750
2000 3.687
% of Population using an 'unimproved' sanitation service - 2015
1.33
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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 1.334
2014 2.009
2013 2.212
2012 2.464
2011 2.694
2010 2.909
2009 3.125
2008 3.340
2007 3.554
2006 3.769
2005 3.983
2004 4.198
2003 4.421
2002 4.645
2001 4.870
2000 5.093
% of Population who defecate in the open - 2015
0.89
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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 0.894
2014 0.899
2013 1.521
2012 2.150
2011 2.805
2010 3.479
2009 4.159
2008 4.846
2007 5.538
2006 6.236
2005 6.941
2004 7.651
2003 8.408
2002 9.185
2001 9.977
2000 10.783
% of rural population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
83.0
×
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 83
2014 81
2013 80
2012 78
2011 76
2010 74
2009 72
2008 71
2007 69
2006 67
2005 65
2004 64
2003 62
2002 60
2001 58
2000 56
% of urban population with access to 'at least basic' sanitation - 2015
98.0
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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 98
2014 98
2013 98
2012 98
2011 97
2010 97
2009 97
2008 96
2007 96
2006 96
2005 96
2004 95
2003 95
2002 95
2001 95
2000 94

Hygiene

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% of Population with access to 'basic' hygiene facility - 2015
86.3
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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 86.290
2014 86.234
2013 86.179
2012 86.127
2011 86.077
2010 86.029
2009 85.981
2008 85.933
% of Population with access to 'limited' hygiene facility - 2015
7.59
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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 7.589
2014 7.619
2013 7.648
2012 7.675
2011 7.702
2010 7.727
2009 7.752
2008 7.777
% of Population with no access to hygiene facility - 2015
6.12
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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 6.120
2014 6.147
2013 6.173
2012 6.198
2011 6.221
2010 6.244
2009 6.267
2008 6.289

WASH Finance

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Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Received ($USD in Millions) - 2016
1.03K
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Source: OECD-DAC Creditor Reporting System
To discover our methodology for how we present ODA data read our blog: Changing Statistics: How We Report Official Development Assistance Data
Year Value
2016 1,032
2015 894
2014 950
2013 902
2012 1,194
2011 1,042
2010 753
2009 676
2008 555
2007 519
2006 727
Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Received Spent on Water and Sanitation ($USD in Millions) - 2016
109.0
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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
2016 109
2015 87.904
2014 53.970
2013 31.132
2012 55.557
2011 71.113
2010 79.679
2009 46.354
2008 63.575
2007 52.259
2006 93.499
% of the Total Official Development Assistance (ODA) Received Spent on Water and Sanitation - 2016
0.11
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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 0.106
2015 0.098
2014 0.057
2013 0.035
2012 0.047
2011 0.068
2010 0.106
2009 0.069
2008 0.115
2007 0.101
2006 12.870

WASH in Schools

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% of schools with access to ‘basic water service’ - 2016
70.0
×
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 70
% of schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
19.0
×
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 19
% of schools with no access to a water service - 2016
12.0
×
% of primary schools with access to ‘basic water service’ - 2016
70.0
×
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 70
% of primary schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
18.0
×
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 18
% of primary schools with no access to a water service - 2016
12.0
×
% of secondary schools with access to a ‘limited water service’ - 2016
100
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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 100
% of secondary schools with no access to a water service - 2016
0
×
% of schools with access to ‘basic sanitation service’ - 2016
99.0
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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 99
% of schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
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 0
% of schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
1.00
×
% of primary schools with access to ‘basic sanitation service’ - 2016
99.0
×
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 99
% of primary schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
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 0
% of primary schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
1.00
×
% of secondary schools with access to a ‘limited sanitation service’ - 2016
100
×
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 100
% of secondary schools with no access to a sanitation service - 2016
0
×
% of schools with access to a ‘limited hygiene service’ - 2016
88.0
×
Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: A limited hygiene service refers to a hygiene service with water access.
Year Value
2016 88
% of schools with no access to a hygiene service - 2016
12.0
×
% of primary schools with access to a ‘limited hygiene service’ - 2016
88.0
×
Source: WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation Note: A limited hygiene service refers to a hygiene service with water access.
Year Value
2016 88
% of primary schools with no access to a hygiene service - 2016
12.0
×

Health

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Life Expectancy at Birth (Years) - 2016
75.7
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Year Value
2016 75.731
2015 75.525
2014 75.335
2013 75.167
2012 75.023
2011 74.900
2010 74.793
2009 74.695
2008 74.595
2007 74.483
2006 74.352
2005 74.200
2004 74.026
2003 73.836
2002 73.629
2001 73.402
2000 73.155
Under 5 Mortality Rate (per 1,000 live births) - 2015
14.0
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Year Value
2015 14
2014 14.600
2013 15.200
2012 15.800
2011 16.500
2010 17.400
2009 18.300
2008 19.400
2007 20.500
2006 21.700
2005 23
2004 24.500
2003 26
2002 27.800
2001 29.600
2000 31.700
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases among children aged under 5 years - 2015
37.3
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Source: The Lancet
Year Value
2015 37.300
Total number of deaths due to diarrhoeal diseases caused by poor WASH among children aged under 5 years - 2015
21.6
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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 21.634
% of Stunting in Children Under 5 - 2012
10.0
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Year Value
2012 10

Education

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Adult Literacy Rate (% of population over 15) - 2015
81.1
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Year Value
2015 81.100
2011 79.700
2010 79.100
2008 77.600

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
17.3K
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Year Value
2015 17,339
Total cost to extend adequate sanitation services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
40.0K
×
Year Value
2015 40,028
Total cost to extend hygiene services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
3.65K
×
Year Value
2015 3,651
Total cost to extend safely managed water services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
106K
×
Year Value
2015 106,422
Total cost to extend safely managed sanitation services to each unserved person per year in 1,000USD (including Capital, Capital Maintenance and Operational) - 2015
146M
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Year Value
2015 145,567,000

WASH ODA Donors

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$ 50,349,381
$ 50,349,381
$ 26,293,022
$ 26,293,022
$ 15,778,908
$ 15,778,908
$ 13,104,058
$ 13,104,058
$ 3,025,712
$ 3,025,712
$ 68,524
$ 68,524
$ 5,951
$ 5,951