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Access to Safe Drinking Water in Developing Countries by Region: 1994

Region and Country 1994 Population (millions) Percent with access (%) Number unserved (millions)
Africa 707 46 381
Latin America & the Caribbean 473 80 97
Asia & the Pacific 3,122 80 627
Western Asia 81 88 10
Total 4,383 74 1,115
Source: P.H. Gleick, 1998, "The World's Water 1998-1999" (Island Press, Washington, DC).