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Water and Sanitation

Explore how countries perform on each of the issues included in the EPI. Select countries using the chart below. For each country, view the issue rank, score, and trendlines for the issue and indicator(s). 

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Issue Rank & Country
Out of 178 countries
Issue Score
Out of 100
22%
Issue Trend
Ten-year Change
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Access to Drinking Water
Indicator Score
Out of 100
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Indicator Trend
Ten-year Change
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Access to Sanitation
Indicator Score
Out of 100
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Indicator Trend
Ten-year Change
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Issue
Rank

Country
Water and Sanitation
Score
Access to Drinking Water
Score(Percentage)
Access to Sanitation
Score(Percentage)
1 Sweden 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 France 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Denmark 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Switzerland 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Norway 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Luxembourg 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Qatar 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Finland 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Israel 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Austria 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Taiwan 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Netherlands 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Belgium 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Malta 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Japan 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Australia 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Singapore 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Cyprus 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Iceland 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 Germany 100
100
100
100
100
>
1 United Kingdom 100
100
100
100
100
>
22 Hungary 99.99
100
100
99.99
99.9994
>
23 Spain 99.33
98.91
99.9536
99.76
99.9891
>
24 Czech Republic 97.91
95.95
99.8162
99.87
99.9943
>
25 Slovakia 97.43
100
100
94.86
99.7418
>
26 Portugal 96.75
93.5
99.6883
100
100
>
27 Slovenia 95.96
91.92
99.5995
100
100
>
28 Canada 95.9
95.76
99.8065
96.04
99.8065
>
29 Bulgaria 95.02
90.05
99.4855
100
100
>
30 Bahrain 93.4
100
100
86.81
99.1976
>
31 Kuwait 91.69
83.38
99
100
100
>
32 Ireland 90.47
96.71
99.8529
84.22
98.9773
>
33 Uruguay 89.51
95.84
99.8105
83.18
98.8805
>
34 Lebanon 88.69
100
100
77.38
98.2541
>
35 Greece 87.76
94.81
99.7586
80.71
98.6335
>
36 United States of America 86.48
80.68
98.7616
92.27
99.5877
>
37 South Korea 85.92
71.85
97.7639
100
100
>
38 Saudi Arabia 83.48
66.97
97.0341
100
100
>
39 United Arab Emirates 82.41
92.7
99.6441
72.13
97.5286
>
40 Chile 79.74
77.95
98.4916
81.52
98.7182
>
41 Palau 79.06
58.12
95.2642
100
100
>
42 Serbia 78.19
86.13
99.2165
70.24
97.2244
>
43 Croatia 77.71
78.47
98.5451
76.96
98.2021
>
44 Estonia 77.67
80.6
98.7541
74.74
97.9108
>
45 Malaysia 77.21
91.94
99.6001
62.49
95.662
>
46 Argentina 75.7
86.12
99.2157
65.27
96.286
>
47 Iran 75.21
58.19
95.2795
92.23
99.5851
>
48 Brunei Darussalam 73.93
100
100
47.85
-
>
49 Belarus 73.66
93.92
99.7114
53.4
92.991
>
50 Egypt 73.59
87.49
99.315
59.69
94.9502
>
51 Barbados 73.12
96.44
99.8401
49.79
91.5901
>
52 Bosnia and Herzegovina 72.15
81.25
98.8142
63.05
95.7942
>
53 Turkey 71.43
94.44
99.7388
48.42
90.997
>
54 New Zealand 71.28
100
100
42.55
88
>
55 Mauritius 71.27
94.9
99.7631
47.63
90.6352
>
56 Macedonia 70.51
91.82
99.5935
49.19
91.3338
>
57 Jordan 69.06
62.17
96.1558
75.94
98.0719
>
58 Uzbekistan 68.59
37.18
87.2622
100
100
>
59 Tonga 68.03
86.46
99.2412
49.6
91.5079
>
60 Armenia 66.3
85.54
99.1718
47.06
90.3697
>
61 Seychelles 66.09
62.67
96.2546
69.52
97.1006
>
62 Ukraine 65.31
73.31
97.9554
57.32
94.2755
>
63 Georgia 64.39
74.11
98.0553
54.67
93.432
>
64 Italy 63.51
100
100
27.03
75
>
65 Kazakhstan 63.48
56.33
94.8199
70.62
97.2871
>
66 Belize 62.49
78.99
98.5978
46
89.8546
>
67 Antigua and Barbuda 61.01
72.62
97.8664
49.41
91.4275
>
68 Montenegro 60.08
73.81
98.0181
46.34
90.0245
>
69 Costa Rica 59.57
63.65
96.4442
55.5
93.7084
>
70 Poland 59.31
73.66
98
44.95
89.3189
>
71 Thailand 57.62
60.55
95.8156
54.7
93.4406
>
72 Oman 57.52
48.06
92.2739
66.98
96.6319
>
73 Albania 55.91
55.69
94.6514
56.12
93.9072
>
74 Tunisia 54.57
63.29
96.3764
45.86
89.7825
>
75 Latvia 53.69
77.05
98.3955
30.33
78.5679
>
76 Trinidad and Tobago 52.08
53.09
93.925
51.06
92.1094
>
77 Bahamas 51.95
61.41
96
42.49
87.9633
>
78 Fiji 51.94
62.81
96.2824
41.08
87.1146
>
79 Grenada 51.93
54.04
94.2003
49.81
91.596
>
80 Turkmenistan 51.78
18.42
70.9555
85.14
99.0581
>
81 Cuba 51.75
52.52
93.7539
50.99
92.0795
>
82 Syria 51.38
42.31
89.9069
60.45
95.1532
>
83 Moldova 50.99
62.56
96.2323
39.43
86.0535
>
84 Brazil 50.44
68.19
97.2308
32.68
80.8001
>
85 Ecuador 50.07
46.86
91.8242
53.28
92.9485
>
86 Venezuela 49.01
49.87
92.9066
48.15
90.8733
>
87 Sri Lanka 48.85
48.99
92.6048
48.72
91.1284
>
88 Kyrgyzstan 47.11
39.89
88.729
54.32
93.3136
>
89 Mexico 46.2
54.9
94.4391
37.49
84.7016
>
90 Algeria 46.13
31.87
83.854
60.39
95.1377
>
91 Guyana 45.78
55.19
94.5171
36.37
83.8694
>
92 Russia 45.17
66.93
97.027
23.4
70.4323
>
93 Dominica 43.98
54.92
94.4443
33.04
81.1161
>
94 Lithuania 43.81
47.22
91.9619
40.39
86.6845
>
95 Viet Nam 43.15
59.47
95.577
26.83
74.764
>
96 Guatemala 42.37
52.67
93.7992
32.06
80.2351
>
97 Botswana 42.36
65.57
96.7953
19.15
64.0353
>
98 Jamaica 41.26
50.5
93.1174
32.02
80.1936
>
99 Suriname 41.16
47.08
91.9092
35.23
82.9728
>
100 Colombia 39.92
49.94
92.9299
29.91
78.1349
>
101 Panama 39.11
54.22
94.2498
24
71.2392
>
102 Bhutan 38.98
68.04
97.2076
9.92
45.1839
>
103 Philippines 37.35
48.38
92.3886
26.31
74.1532
>
104 Libya 37.24
7.88
54.365
66.59
96.5549
>
105 Tajikistan 36.74
14.69
65.895
58.79
94.7044
>
106 Honduras 36.38
40.29
88.9333
32.46
80.6022
>
107 South Africa 36.08
46.01
91.4914
26.15
73.9616
>
108 Iraq 34.87
33.34
84.8758
36.4
83.8858
>
109 China 33.15
46.51
91.6893
19.78
65.0698
>
110 Djibouti 33.11
48.67
92.4903
17.56
61.3253
>
111 El Salvador 32.43
41.79
89.6636
23.07
69.9664
>
112 Comoros 31.77
57.25
95.0502
6.3
35.3918
>
113 Dominican Republic 31.68
28.92
81.6052
34.44
82.323
>
114 Romania 31.32
37.99
87.7161
24.66
72.0932
>
115 Gambia 31.26
41.04
89.3039
21.47
67.6821
>
116 Myanmar 30.69
32.27
84.134
29.11
77.3059
>
117 Azerbaijan 30.66
27.24
80.1999
34.08
82.0224
>
118 Vanuatu 29.8
43.93
90.6322
15.67
57.8266
>
119 Paraguay 29.76
35.83
86.4619
23.69
70.8216
>
120 Cape Verde 29.29
39.88
88.726
18.7
63.2902
>
121 Peru 29.07
33.91
85.2505
24.24
71.5547
>
122 Namibia 28.4
51.53
93.4474
5.28
32.3298
>
123 Pakistan 28.34
45.84
91.4267
10.85
47.4472
>
124 India 26.28
46.36
91.6298
6.2
35.0945
>
125 Morocco 26.24
29.56
82.1205
22.92
69.765
>
126 Equatorial Guinea 25.18
6.18
50.9423
44.18
88.9091
>
127 Bolivia 24.46
38.56
88.0272
10.37
46.2897
>
128 Indonesia 24.29
32.45
84.264
16.12
58.685
>
129 Mongolia 23.61
33.91
85.2551
13.3
53.0019
>
130 Nicaragua 23.16
33.46
84.9541
12.86
52.0608
>
131 Bangladesh 22.56
31
83.2184
14.12
54.7303
>
132 Malawi 22.44
31.64
83.6891
13.24
52.8671
>
133 Nepal 22
37.7
87.5539
6.31
35.4236
>
134 Gabon 21.88
38.3
87.8852
5.46
32.8935
>
135 Ghana 17.77
35.54
86.2891
0
13.4608
>
136 Laos 17.5
17.34
69.5649
17.67
61.5152
>
136 Zimbabwe 17.5
26.99
79.9797
8.02
40.2405
>
138 Swaziland 17.34
19.45
72.2119
15.23
56.9755
>
139 Rwanda 17.2
16.86
68.9312
17.54
61.2792
>
140 Burundi 16.63
21.3
74.3507
11.96
50.0504
>
141 Senegal 16.49
20.43
73.3713
12.55
51.37
>
142 Cameroon 16.17
21.34
74.3951
11
47.8048
>
143 Solomon Islands 15.13
26.18
79.2582
4.08
28.5451
>
144 Cote d'Ivoire 14.77
26.85
79.8621
2.69
23.9262
>
145 Burkina Faso 14.01
26.98
79.9762
1.04
18.02
>
146 Lesotho 13.94
24.49
77.6685
3.39
26.3054
>
147 Uganda 13.93
21.69
74.7876
6.17
35.0154
>
148 Timor-Leste 12.22
16.98
69.0878
7.46
38.7165
>
149 Angola 11.76
7.4
53.4272
16.12
58.6894
>
150 Benin 11.44
22.85
76.0189
0.02
14.1732
>
151 Kiribati 11.24
14.83
66.1035
7.65
39.2302
>
152 Liberia 11.22
21.36
74.4239
1.08
18.1956
>
153 Zambia 11.12
13.52
64.1451
8.71
42.0765
>
154 Guinea 10.91
20.65
73.6249
1.16
18.4787
>
155 Yemen 10.69
8.08
54.7502
13.3
53.0057
>
156 Central African Republic 10.66
15.56
67.1391
5.76
33.7892
>
157 Cambodia 10.52
15.52
67.0854
5.52
33.0825
>
158 Congo 10.27
19.58
72.3685
0.97
17.7759
>
159 Guinea-Bissau 10.19
19.06
71.7429
1.32
19.0443
>
160 Haiti 8.37
13.41
63.9646
3.33
26.0962
>
161 Mali 8.19
14.35
65.3966
2.03
21.6103
>
162 Nigeria 8.17
11.61
61.0833
4.72
30.6111
>
163 Kenya 7.92
11.51
60.911
4.33
29.375
>
164 Afghanistan 7.69
11.33
60.6157
4.06
28.4824
>
165 Eritrea 5.53
11.06
60.1511
0
13.1835
>
166 Sudan 5.51
8.44
55.436
2.57
23.5133
>
167 Togo 5.18
10.37
58.9606
0
11.401
>
168 Sierra Leone 4.77
9.54
57.4848
0
12.8878
>
169 Mauritania 4.52
5.55
49.6108
3.48
26.5808
>
170 Dem. Rep. Congo 4.39
4.03
46.2434
4.76
30.7155
>
171 Tanzania 3.68
7.36
53.3436
0
11.908
>
172 Ethiopia 3.53
5.29
49.0385
1.78
20.708
>
173 Niger 2.93
5.86
50.2533
0
9.5796
>
174 Chad 2.91
5.81
50.1562
0
11.7316
>
175 Mozambique 2.88
4.45
47.1832
1.32
19.0583
>
176 Madagascar 2.43
4.86
48.1059
0
13.6543
>
177 Papua New Guinea 1.38
1.53
40.2265
1.22
18.7041
>
178 Somalia 1.29
0
29.5459
2.58
23.558
>

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Methods

The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) is constructed through the calculation and aggregation of 20 indicators reflecting national-level environmental data. These indicators are combined into nine issue categories, each of which fit under one of two overarching objectives. Click on "Learn More" to explore the complete methods.
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