Named regions with the most polluted drinking water

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in fotomonster water. Archival photoNamed regions with the most polluted drinking water© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

Vologda oblast led the anti-rating of the regions with the most polluted drinking water, the report of Rospotrebnadzor.

According to authorities, the region-antilinear water that meets the requirements of the security provided, only 45% of the population. Next is situated in Kostroma (66,7%) and Kurgan (69,3%). In other regions, high-quality drinking water available at more than 70% of the population.

The maximum indicator of provision of clean water — 100% — was recorded in Moscow, St. Petersburg and North Ossetia.

In the whole country during the five years of implementation of the law «On water supply and sanitation», the figures rose by four percent. In 2017, clean drinking water was provided 91.5% of the population — 133,956 million people. That’s about 1.3 million more than in 2016.

Improving the quality of drinking water has led to a ten percent reduction in the number of diseases associated with contamination of the fluid.

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