Tap water safety in Guayaquil (Ecuador ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡จ)

๐Ÿ‘Ž In general, the water in Guayaquil is not safe to drink.


According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 46 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Moderate"

Scientific reports

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Advantages of drinking (filtered) tap water

1 adult could save about 774$ per year in Guayaquil by drinking tap water instead of buying bottled water.

๐Ÿณ Drinking tap water would also help with reducing your plastic footprint and improve environmental pollution.