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Water Table

Child Water Statistics By Region
Countries and territories U5MR 2004 Access to improved drinking-water sources (percentage)
1990 2004 MDG target 2015 Progress towards the MDG
Urban Rural Total Urban Rural Total
Middle East/North Africa
Algeria4099899488808597not on track
Bahrain11100--100----
Djibouti12676597276597386insufficient
Egypt3697929499979897on track
Iran (Islamic Republic of)3899849299849496on track
Iraq12597508397508192not on track
Jordan2799919799919799on track
Kuwait---------
Lebanon31100100100100100100100on track
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya20726871---86-
Morocco4394587599568188on track
Occupied Palestinian Territory2494--94889296-
Oman13857380---90-
Qatar21100100100100100100100on track
Saudi Arabia2797639097--95-
Sudan9185576478647082insufficient
Syrian Arab Republic1694678098879390on track
Tunisia2595628199829391on track
United Arab Emirates8100100100100100100100on track
Yemen11184687171656786not on track

Sanitation Table

Child Sanitation Statistics By Region
Countries and territories U5MR 2004 Access to improved sanitation facilities (percentage)
1990 2004 MDG target 2015 Progress towards the MDG
Urban Rural Total Urban Rural Total
Middle East/North Africa
Algeria4099778899829294on track
Bahrain11100--100----
Djibouti12688507988508290on track
Egypt3670425486587077on track
Iran (Islamic Republic of)38867883---92-
Iraq12595488195487991not on track
Jordan2797829394879397not on track
Kuwait---------
Lebanon31100--100879899on track
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya2097969797969799on track
Morocco4387275688527378on track
Occupied Palestinian Territory24---78617385-
Oman1397618397--92-
Qatar21100100100100100100100on track
Saudi Arabia27100--100----
Sudan9153263350243467not on track
Syrian Arab Republic1697507399819087on track
Tunisia2595477596658588on track
United Arab Emirates898959798959899on track
Yemen11182193286284366not on track

Notes:
U5MR  Under-five mortality rate
- Data were not available or were insufficient to estimate trends.