Water, Sanitation and Hygiene


UNICEF's latest Data on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

UNICEF’s latest statistics on women and children can be found on UNICEF’s data portal and are published annually in the organization’s flagship publication, The State of the World’s Children.

For the most recent data on water, sanitation and hygiene, from the WHO/UNICEF Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply and Sanitation, and health outcomes related to inadequate water and sanitation, please refer to the links listed below:

WASH coverage data

Health outcomes




Explore the new statistics

The new water and sanitation estimates are available for viewers to explore and interact with. Please access them via the water and sanitaiton pages of UNICEF's specialised statistical website, http://www.childinfo.org/ 

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