Palau 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.
  • Palau clean water access for 2022 was 90.44%, a 1.24% increase from 2021.
  • Palau clean water access for 2021 was 89.20%, a 1.24% increase from 2020.
  • Palau clean water access for 2020 was 87.96%, a 1.23% increase from 2019.
  • Palau clean water access for 2019 was 86.73%, a 1.23% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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San Marino 100.00%
Hungary 100.00%
Monaco 100.00%
Singapore 100.00%
Hong Kong 100.00%
Macao 100.00%
New Zealand 100.00%
Netherlands 99.97%
Denmark 99.92%
Germany 99.92%
Puerto Rico 99.87%
United Kingdom 99.80%
Malta 99.77%
Cyprus 99.77%
Belgium 99.74%
Sweden 99.74%
Isle of Man 99.71%
France 99.70%
Finland 99.64%
Spain 99.57%
Luxembourg 99.53%
Israel 99.47%
South Korea 99.28%
Slovak Republic 99.18%
Guam 99.06%
Canada 99.04%
Bahrain 98.90%
Austria 98.90%
Greece 98.88%
Norway 98.82%
Chile 98.77%
Japan 98.66%
Slovenia 98.27%
Czech Republic 97.88%
United States 97.47%
Latvia 97.11%
Estonia 97.02%
New Caledonia 96.87%
Switzerland 96.70%
Qatar 96.65%
St. Martin (French part) 96.63%
Ireland 95.99%
Portugal 95.16%
Lithuania 94.98%
Italy 92.71%
Oman 90.85%
Andorra 90.64%
Northern Mariana Islands 90.64%
Palau 90.44%
Poland 88.91%
French Polynesia 81.81%
Turks and Caicos Islands 47.09%
British Virgin Islands 0.00%
Australia 0.00%
Antigua and Barbuda 0.00%
Brunei 0.00%
Uruguay 0.00%
Argentina 0.00%
Barbados 0.00%
Faroe Islands 0.00%
Panama 0.00%
Trinidad and Tobago 0.00%
UAE 0.00%
Bermuda 0.00%
Cayman Islands 0.00%
Croatia 0.00%
St. Kitts and Nevis 0.00%
Saudi Arabia 0.00%
Bahamas 0.00%
Curacao 0.00%
Seychelles 0.00%
Aruba 0.00%
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0.00%
Channel Islands 0.00%
Greenland 0.00%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 0.00%
Palau Clean Water Access - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2022 90.44% 1.24%
2021 89.20% 1.24%
2020 87.96% 1.23%
2019 86.73% 1.23%
2018 85.50% 1.23%
2017 84.27% 1.22%
2016 83.05% 1.22%
2015 81.83% 1.21%
2014 80.62% 1.20%
2013 79.41% 1.19%
2012 78.22% 1.18%
2011 77.04% 1.17%
2010 75.87% 1.16%
2009 74.72% 1.14%
2008 73.58% 1.13%
2007 72.44% 1.12%
2006 71.33% 1.10%
2005 70.23% 1.09%
2004 69.14% 1.07%
2003 68.06% 0.87%
2002 67.19% 0.88%
2001 66.31% 0.88%
2000 65.43% 65.43%
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%