Tap water safety in Bamako (Mali ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฑ)

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

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 43 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Moderate"

Scientific reports

We are working on providing you with scientific reports about the water quality in Bamako, if you know a reliable source for that feel free to shoot us a message in the chat below!

Advantages of drinking (filtered) tap water

1 adult could save about 730$ per year in Bamako 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 Mali

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

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

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