Schools with drinking water in Tanzania, by ownership status 2018

Nearly 65 percent of schools managed by the government in Tanzania had access to an improved source of drinking water. By non-government schools, the share was at 90.6 percent. Overall, around 68 percent of schools in Tanzania had access to an improved source of water in the same period, while 14.2 percent did not have any access to drinking water at all.

Share of schools with access to improved drinking water source in Tanzania as of 2018, by ownership status

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Release date

February 2020



Survey time period

November 1 to December 10, 2018

Number of respondents

2,396 schools

Method of interview


Supplementary notes

From the total, 2,240 schools were located in Tanzania Mainland and 156 in Zanzibar.

According to the source, improved water sources are those which, by nature of their design and construction, have the potential to deliver safe water by preventing water contamination. Improved sources include piped water, boreholes or tube wells, protected dug wells, protected springs, and rainwater.

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