Access to water and sanitation

Data show the share of the population having access to drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene by service type. Based on the WHO/UNICEF JMP, For drinking water, the service levels were ranked as safely managed, basic, limited, unimproved, and surface water. For sanitation, the service levels were classified as safely managed, basic, limited, unimproved, and open defecation. For hygiene referring to handwashing, the service levels were categorized as basic, limited, and no facility.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset topic category
  • SDG 6 Clean water and sanitation
  • Water and sanitation
  • English
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  • Cambodia
Attribute Accuracy There are no known issues with attribute accuracy.
Logical Consistency There are no known about the issues of consistency.
Completeness This dataset contains information on the share of the population having access to clean water and sanitation ranging from 2000 to 2017. The completeness of the number in the dataset is wholly dependant on the WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP).
Process Step This dataset was extracted from the dashboard of WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme (JMP) in CSV format and was sorted in accordance with service type and service level, then published on ODC website.
Responsible party The WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme Website:
Metadata creator information Metadata was last updated on 2021-04-06. For inquiries, contact: Open Development Cambodia Email: Website: Address: #43 ,St. 208, S/K Boeung Raing, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Attributes Service Type: Service type of the access; Year: Year; Coverage: share of the population; Population: Population; Service level: Level of service acquired; Reference: Reference
License Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike
Copyright Yes
Version 1.0
Keywords SDG 6,Clean water and sanitation
Date uploaded April 6, 2021, 10:18 (UTC)
Date modified April 8, 2021, 17:10 (UTC)