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Access to Safe Drinking Water in Developing Countries by Region,1994

Source: P.H. Gleick, 1998, "The World's Water 1998-1999" (Island Press, Washington, DC).

Region and Country

1994 Population

Percent with Access (%)

Number Unserved (millions)

AFRICA

707

46

381

LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN

473

80

97

ASIA & THE PACIFIC

3,122

80

627

WESTERN ASIA

81

88

10

TOTAL

4,383

74

1,115

 

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