Tap water safety in Nouakchott (Mauritania ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ท)

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

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 56 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Moderate"

Scientific reports

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Tap water safety in all of Mauritania

Lonely Planet

Best to drink only bottled or purified water.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

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

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