Tap water safety in Port-au-Prince (Haiti ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡น)

๐Ÿ‘Ž In general, the water in Port-au-Prince is not safe to drink.

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 12 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Very low"

Scientific reports

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Advantages of drinking (filtered) tap water

1 adult could save about 913$ per year in Port-au-Prince 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 Haiti

Lonely Planet

In Haiti, poor sanitation spreads infectious diseases through the water supply, cholera included. Drink bottled water only.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

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