U.K. Clean Water Access 2000-2021

The percentage of people using drinking water from an improved source that is accessible on premises, available when needed and free from faecal and priority chemical contamination. Improved water sources include piped water, boreholes or tubewells, protected dug wells, protected springs, and packaged or delivered water.
  • U.K. clean water access for 2017 was 99.99%, a 0% increase from 2016.
  • U.K. clean water access for 2016 was 99.99%, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • U.K. clean water access for 2015 was 99.99%, a 0% increase from 2014.
  • U.K. clean water access for 2014 was 99.99%, a 0% increase from 2013.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Population
New Zealand 100.00%
Greece 100.00%
Iceland 100.00%
San Marino 100.00%
Gibraltar 100.00%
Singapore 100.00%
Liechtenstein 100.00%
Kuwait 100.00%
Malta 100.00%
Hong Kong 100.00%
Monaco 100.00%
Macao 100.00%
United Kingdom 99.99%
Netherlands 99.95%
Sweden 99.94%
Germany 99.80%
Slovak Republic 99.79%
Luxembourg 99.72%
Finland 99.63%
Cyprus 99.61%
Guam 99.54%
Belgium 99.52%
Israel 99.38%
Poland 99.16%
United States 99.00%
Bahrain 98.98%
Austria 98.91%
Canada 98.86%
Chile 98.64%
Japan 98.45%
Spain 98.44%
Norway 98.34%
South Korea 98.21%
Slovenia 98.05%
Czech Republic 97.88%
France 97.85%
Ireland 97.32%
Isle of Man 97.21%
Greenland 96.75%
Denmark 96.73%
New Caledonia 96.66%
Qatar 96.18%
Switzerland 95.46%
Portugal 95.31%
Latvia 95.19%
Italy 95.04%
Puerto Rico 94.09%
Estonia 93.33%
Lithuania 92.04%
Channel Islands 91.98%
Andorra 90.64%
Oman 90.28%
Northern Mariana Islands 90.24%
Croatia 89.96%
Hungary 89.57%
U.K. Clean Water Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2017 99.99% 0.00%
2016 99.99% 0.00%
2015 99.99% 0.00%
2014 99.99% 0.00%
2013 99.99% 0.00%
2012 99.98% 0.00%
2011 99.98% 0.00%
2010 99.98% 0.00%
2009 99.98% 0.00%
2008 99.98% 0.00%
2007 99.97% 0.00%
2006 99.97% 0.00%
2005 99.97% 0.00%
2004 99.97% 0.00%
2003 99.97% 0.00%
2002 99.97% 0.00%
2001 99.97% 0.00%
2000 99.97% 0.00%