Lack of Access to Safe Water, 2001
This cartogram shows for each country the share of total population without an improved water source. The size of each country is distorted to reflect this variable.
“The need for access to safe water is most urgent in Sub-Saharan Africa, but huge populations in Asia are also without access.”
United Nations Environment Programme / GRID-Arendal
Cartographer/Designer: Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
- UNICEF 2001
© 2006 UNEP / GRID-Arendal
Used with permission.
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This map is one in a series For a listing with flyovers, see Series:UNEP / GRID-Arendal.