Global Education Project EARTH
Support Earth Education   Donate

Chart of Death from Unsafe Water and Sanitation

Death from Unsafe Water and Sanitation

Sources

Global Burden of Disease Collaborative Network, 2017; cited at Our World in Data: ourworldindata.org
WHO/UNICEF: Joint Monitoring Programme for Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene; www.washdata.org
WHO, Health and sustainable development; www.who.int/sustainable-development/cities/health-risks/water-sanitation


Tags: contamination, sanitation, wastewater, drinking water, death from unsafe water and sanitation, fresh-water

Sign up for EARTH Dispatches

Enter you email below to get jaw dropping charts and maps delivered straight to your inbox.

Get the EARTH presentation

A 150 page high-resolution PDF containing all maps, charts and data on EARTH website; use as an information-packed educational slide show, printed booklet or a set of single-page handouts.

Learn More

Test your EARTH Savvy

In 2017, the world annual average CO2 emission was 4.78 billion tonnes per capita. What was the annual total in the United States?