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Facts you should know about Poor sanitation :

  • 1.67% of total deaths around the world are due to Poor sanitation
  • Generally, deaths due to Poor sanitation are seen in age group of 70+ years
  • Central African Republic's 0.0957% population dies due to Poor sanitation
  • India is highest in terms of number of deaths with average 421104 per year
  • In Year 2016, 898239 people died due to Poor sanitation (around the world), out of which 46.88% are in India
  • 251541 deaths are seen in age group of Under 5 years
  • 29399 deaths are seen in age group of 5-14 years
  • 102994 deaths are seen in age group of 15-49 years
  • 155999 deaths are seen in age group of 50-69 years
  • 358306 deaths are seen in age group of 70+ years

This research was last updated on .
Source and Reference of this Data

This below graph represents Top 10 countries with highest number of deaths due to Poor sanitation



This below table represents number of deaths in all countries due to Poor sanitation :

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Rank Country Count
1India421104
2Nigeria73065
3Ethiopia38676
4Kenya32381
5Democratic Republic of Congo28002
6Pakistan24765
7Bangladesh16844
8Tanzania16509
9Indonesia16298
10Madagascar14505
11Niger14065
12Chad12150
13Mali11688
14Uganda10877
15Angola9121
16Burundi8736
17Cote d'Ivoire8421
18Malawi7324
19South Sudan7169
20Burkina Faso6860
21Cameroon6456
22Mozambique6231
23South Africa6053
24Zambia5775
25Benin5660
26Zimbabwe4660
27Nepal4657
28Central African Republic4396
29Egypt4327
30Somalia4300
31Sierra Leone4068
32Senegal4042
33Yemen3820
34Myanmar3651
35Sudan3552
36Guinea3533
37Afghanistan3124
38Rwanda2849
39Haiti2560
40Ghana2526
41Brazil2401
42Liberia2339
43Eritrea2088
44China2050
45Togo1853
46Congo1715
47Philippines1520
48Lesotho1281
49Papua New Guinea1269
50Guatemala1228
51Iraq990
52Mauritania949
53Mexico922
54United States884
55Vietnam825
56Laos697
57Guinea-Bissau687
58Tajikistan677
59Cambodia673
60Namibia539
61Swaziland512
62Honduras418
63Gambia417
64North Korea391
65Peru367
66Morocco351
67Botswana305
68Gabon290
69Comoros259
70Thailand255
71Sri Lanka234
72Venezuela196
73Bolivia185
74Iran177
75Djibouti171
76Russia156
77Timor154
78Germany148
79El Salvador146
80Dominican Republic143
81Japan131
82Turkey129
83Kyrgyzstan120
84Nicaragua117
85France114
86Ecuador114
87Canada110
88Algeria106
89Colombia104
90Uzbekistan95
91Azerbaijan86
92Cuba79
93Argentina74
94Turkmenistan66
95Panama60
96Paraguay54
97Tunisia47
98Chile44
99Solomon Islands44
100Saudi Arabia44
101South Korea43
102Malaysia42
103Equatorial Guinea39
104Bhutan36
105Kazakhstan34
106Jamaica34
107Hungary33
108Ukraine29
109Romania25
110Poland22
111Spain21
112Sweden20
113Vanuatu20
114Italy20
115Belgium19
116Fiji18
117Czech Republic18
118United Kingdom18
119Portugal18
120Guyana17
121Libya17
122Israel17
123Kiribati16
124Cape Verde16
125Palestine16
126Puerto Rico15
127Netherlands14
128Taiwan13
129Syria13
130Sao Tome and Principe13
131Suriname10
132Australia10
133Georgia10
134Lebanon10
135Costa Rica8
136Norway7
137Uruguay7
138Denmark7
139Trinidad and Tobago6
140United Arab Emirates6
141Armenia5
142Moldova5
143Serbia5
144Switzerland4
145Jordan4
146Austria4
147Belarus4
148Belize3
149New Zealand3
150Oman3
151Croatia3
152Lithuania3
153Mauritius2
154Bulgaria2
155Slovakia2
156Mongolia2
157Albania2
158Macedonia2
159Bahrain1
160Samoa1
161Finland1
162Tonga1
163Saint Vincent and the Grenadines1
164Latvia1
165Singapore1
166Micronesia1
167Bosnia and Herzegovina1
168Bahamas1
169Barbados1
170Greece1
171Cyprus1
172Ireland1
173Kuwait1
174Maldives1
175Saint Lucia1
176Marshall Islands1
177Slovenia1
178Estonia1
179Grenada1
180Dominica0
181Guam0
182Qatar0
183Seychelles0
184Antigua and Barbuda0
185Luxembourg0
186Samoa0
187United States Virgin Islands0
188Mariana Islnads0
189Brunei0
190Greenland0
191Malta0
192Iceland0
193Bermuda0
194Montenegro0
195Andorra0

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