Gambia Clean Water Access 1960-2024

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.
  • Gambia clean water access for 2022 was 47.67%, a 0.59% increase from 2021.
  • Gambia clean water access for 2021 was 47.09%, a 0.59% increase from 2020.
  • Gambia clean water access for 2020 was 46.50%, a 0.6% increase from 2019.
  • Gambia clean water access for 2019 was 45.89%, a 0.61% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Population
North Korea 66.53%
Tajikistan 55.29%
Gambia 47.67%
Afghanistan 30.03%
Senegal 26.69%
Zimbabwe 26.52%
Guinea-Bissau 23.87%
Madagascar 22.24%
Togo 19.42%
Uganda 18.68%
Malawi 17.76%
Nepal 16.12%
Ethiopia 13.24%
Democratic Republic of Congo 11.58%
Tanzania 11.34%
Sierra Leone 10.26%
Chad 6.25%
Central African Republic 6.13%
Comoros 0.00%
Liberia 0.00%
Rwanda 0.00%
Haiti 0.00%
Burkina Faso 0.00%
Benin 0.00%
Niger 0.00%
Syrian Arab Republic 0.00%
Burundi 0.00%
Guinea 0.00%
South Sudan 0.00%
Mozambique 0.00%
Somalia 0.00%
Yemen 0.00%
Eritrea 0.00%
Mali 0.00%
Gambia Clean Water Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2022 47.67% 0.59%
2021 47.09% 0.59%
2020 46.50% 0.60%
2019 45.89% 0.61%
2018 45.28% 0.62%
2017 44.66% 0.80%
2016 43.86% 1.51%
2015 42.35% 1.49%
2014 40.86% 1.48%
2013 39.38% 1.46%
2012 37.92% 1.44%
2011 36.47% 1.42%
2010 35.05% 1.40%
2009 33.65% 1.38%
2008 32.27% 1.36%
2007 30.91% 1.34%
2006 29.56% 1.32%
2005 28.24% 1.30%
2004 26.94% 1.28%
2003 25.67% 1.31%
2002 24.35% 1.30%
2001 23.05% 1.28%
2000 21.77% 21.77%
1999 0.00% 0.00%
1998 0.00% 0.00%
1997 0.00% 0.00%
1996 0.00% 0.00%
1995 0.00% 0.00%
1994 0.00% 0.00%
1993 0.00% 0.00%
1992 0.00% 0.00%
1991 0.00% 0.00%
1990 0.00% 0.00%
1989 0.00% 0.00%
1988 0.00% 0.00%
1987 0.00% 0.00%
1986 0.00% 0.00%
1985 0.00% 0.00%
1984 0.00% 0.00%
1983 0.00% 0.00%
1982 0.00% 0.00%
1981 0.00% 0.00%
1980 0.00% 0.00%
1979 0.00% 0.00%
1978 0.00% 0.00%
1977 0.00% 0.00%
1976 0.00% 0.00%
1975 0.00% 0.00%
1974 0.00% 0.00%
1973 0.00% 0.00%
1972 0.00% 0.00%
1971 0.00% 0.00%
1970 0.00% 0.00%
1969 0.00% 0.00%
1968 0.00% 0.00%
1967 0.00% 0.00%
1966 0.00% 0.00%
1965 0.00% 0.00%
1964 0.00% 0.00%
1963 0.00% 0.00%
1962 0.00% 0.00%
1961 0.00% 0.00%
1960 0.00% 0.00%