10 Countries With Worst Access To Safe Water: 8 Are In Africa

Written by Dana Sanchez

Photo: wsup.com
Photo: wsup.com

5. Mozambique

In Mozambique, 49 percent of the population lacks access to safe water

Cost of 50 liters of water from a water vendor: $0.13
Cost of 50 liters of water as a percentage of a typical poor person’s salary: 13 percent
People without water: 13.3 million
Annual child deaths from diarrhea: 7,000

Source: WaterAid