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Table 2

Percentage of households in selected provinces that meet criteria of drinking water that is (a) improved, (b) accessible on-premises, (c) available when needed, (d) free from fecal contamination, and (e) safely managed, by residence and wealth quintile

Residencea.b.c.d.e.Number of households with data on safely managed services
AccessibleAvailableFree fromSafely
Improved % (95% CI)on-premises % (95% CI)when needed % (95% CI)Contamination % (95% CI)Managed % (95% CI)
Total (10 provinces) 73.9 (69.0, 78.2) 54.0 (48.5, 59.3) 68.0 (62.9, 72.8) 41.8 (36.4, 47.3) 21.0 (16.8, 25.9) 811 
Residence        
Urban 91.8 (86.1, 95.3) 84.4 (77.5, 89.5) 73.3 (64.9, 80.3) 54.5 (45.1, 63.6) 36.7 (28.5, 45.7) 237 
Rural and Kuchi 61.5 (55.0, 67.6) 32.8 (27.3, 38.9) 64.4 (57.7, 70.5) 33.0 (27.2, 39.2) 10.1 (7.0, 14.3) 574 
Type of improved drinking water source       
Piped 100.0 78.7 (67.7, 86.7) 55.6 (44.5, 66.3) 61.1 (48.8, 72.1) 30.4 (21.0, 41.9) 151 
Boreholes 100.0 61.5 (53.3, 69.2) 82.3 (75.4, 87.6) 50.8 (42.2, 59.3) 32.5 (25.1, 41.0) 299 
Protected wells and springs 100.0 50.7 (36.6, 64.7) 70.7 (55.4, 82.4) 33.5 (20.9, 49.0) 8.3 (3.8, 17.2) 85 
Wealth quintiles       
Poorest 59.3 (46.0, 71.4) 13.2 (7.7, 21.9) 61.5 (47.8, 73.6) 33.2 (23.5, 44.6) 4.4 (1.7, 11.2) 113 
Poor 57.1 (47.0, 66.6) 30.5 (23.1, 39.0) 67.4 (57.1, 76.2) 29.4 (21.8, 38.3) 6.7 (3.4, 12.8) 202 
Middle 66.5 (56.2, 75.4) 44.3 (34.8, 54.2) 62.0 (51.6, 71.5) 33.2 (23.7, 44.5) 12.7 (6.7, 22.6) 168 
Rich 65.3 (53.9, 75.2) 49.5 (37.4, 61.6) 68.8 (58.2, 77.7) 33.9 (23.9, 45.4) 15.3 (9.4, 23.8) 133 
Richest 94.9 (89.9, 97.5) 86.0 (79.1, 90.9) 72.8 (63.7, 80.3) 58.7 (48.9, 67.9) 40.3 (31.5, 49.7) 195 
Residencea.b.c.d.e.Number of households with data on safely managed services
AccessibleAvailableFree fromSafely
Improved % (95% CI)on-premises % (95% CI)when needed % (95% CI)Contamination % (95% CI)Managed % (95% CI)
Total (10 provinces) 73.9 (69.0, 78.2) 54.0 (48.5, 59.3) 68.0 (62.9, 72.8) 41.8 (36.4, 47.3) 21.0 (16.8, 25.9) 811 
Residence        
Urban 91.8 (86.1, 95.3) 84.4 (77.5, 89.5) 73.3 (64.9, 80.3) 54.5 (45.1, 63.6) 36.7 (28.5, 45.7) 237 
Rural and Kuchi 61.5 (55.0, 67.6) 32.8 (27.3, 38.9) 64.4 (57.7, 70.5) 33.0 (27.2, 39.2) 10.1 (7.0, 14.3) 574 
Type of improved drinking water source       
Piped 100.0 78.7 (67.7, 86.7) 55.6 (44.5, 66.3) 61.1 (48.8, 72.1) 30.4 (21.0, 41.9) 151 
Boreholes 100.0 61.5 (53.3, 69.2) 82.3 (75.4, 87.6) 50.8 (42.2, 59.3) 32.5 (25.1, 41.0) 299 
Protected wells and springs 100.0 50.7 (36.6, 64.7) 70.7 (55.4, 82.4) 33.5 (20.9, 49.0) 8.3 (3.8, 17.2) 85 
Wealth quintiles       
Poorest 59.3 (46.0, 71.4) 13.2 (7.7, 21.9) 61.5 (47.8, 73.6) 33.2 (23.5, 44.6) 4.4 (1.7, 11.2) 113 
Poor 57.1 (47.0, 66.6) 30.5 (23.1, 39.0) 67.4 (57.1, 76.2) 29.4 (21.8, 38.3) 6.7 (3.4, 12.8) 202 
Middle 66.5 (56.2, 75.4) 44.3 (34.8, 54.2) 62.0 (51.6, 71.5) 33.2 (23.7, 44.5) 12.7 (6.7, 22.6) 168 
Rich 65.3 (53.9, 75.2) 49.5 (37.4, 61.6) 68.8 (58.2, 77.7) 33.9 (23.9, 45.4) 15.3 (9.4, 23.8) 133 
Richest 94.9 (89.9, 97.5) 86.0 (79.1, 90.9) 72.8 (63.7, 80.3) 58.7 (48.9, 67.9) 40.3 (31.5, 49.7) 195 
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