Tap water safety in Malabo (Equatorial Guinea ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ถ)

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

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 55 / 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 723$ per year in Malabo 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.

Tap water safety in all of Equatorial Guinea

Lonely Planet

The tap water is not potable. Bottled water is available everywhere in 500mL and 1.5L bottles.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

According to the CDC tap water is generally not safe for consumption.

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