SDG 6 · Indicator
People Drinking Unsafe Water
% of people drinking water with violations
Ratings provide a visual representation of a state’s performance on the indicator.
Significant challenges remain
Major challenges remain
Percent of people served by a community water system with at least one EPA Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) violation. Violations include health-based and monitoring and reporting violations.
The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of 0.
Threats on Tap, Natural Resources Defense Council