Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene

Updated August 20, 2020

Explore local patterns of access to drinking water and sanitation facilities from 2000 to 2017 with this interactive visualization tool. Compare changes in access to drinking water and sanitation facilities over time at multiple spatial scales, from values at the country level down to the local level for LMICs. Search for specific areas to view local trends and share your findings with others.

Open data visual


Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME). Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene. Seattle, WA: IHME, University of Washington, 2021. Available from https://vizhub.healthdata.org/lbd/wash. (Accessed [INSERT DATE]).

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