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Brunei Darussalam

Location

  • Geographical region: Asia
  • SDG region: Eastern and South-Eastern Asia

Area

  • Total area: 5,270 km2
  • Land used by sector : 3 % agriculture, 72 % forest and 25 % other

Population

  • Total: 428,962 people
  • Population density : 81 people per km2
  • Geographical distribution : 78 % lives in urban areas and 22 % lives in rural areas

Economy

  • GDP: 30,800,524,852 USD per year
  • GDP per capita: 71,802 USD per year
  • Value added by sector : 1 % from agriculture, 37 % from services and 63 % from industry

Data provider: World Bank

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SDG 6 snapshot in Brunei Darussalam

  • Drinking water

    --- % of the population in Brunei Darussalam use a safely managed drinking water service (SDG indicator 6.1.1, 2017)
  • Sanitation

    --- % of the population in Brunei Darussalam use a safely managed sanitation service (SDG indicator 6.2.1a, 2017)
  • Hygiene

    --- % of the population in Brunei Darussalam have access to a basic handwashing facility (SDG indicator 6.2.1b, 2017)
  • Wastewater

    --- % of the household wastewater in Brunei Darussalam are safely treated (SDG indicator 6.3.1, 2015)
  • Water quality

    --- % of water bodies covered by reporting in Brunei Darussalam have a good ambient water quality (SDG indicator 6.3.2, 2017)
  • Efficiency

    --- $/m<sup>3</sup> is the value added from the use of water by people and the economy in Brunei Darussalam (SDG indicator 6.4.1 on water-use efficiency, 2015)
  • Water stress

    4 % of the renewable water resources in Brunei Darussalam are being withdrawn, after taking into account environmental flow requirements (SDG indicator 6.4.2 on level of water stress, 2009)
  • Water management

    --- % is the degree of implementation of integrated water resources management (IWRM) in Brunei Darussalam (SDG indicator 6.5.1, 2017)
  • Transboundary

    --- % of transboundary basin area in Brunei Darussalam have an operational agreement for water cooperation (SDG indicator 6.5.2, 2018)
  • Ecosystems

    0.6 % is the change in spatial extent of water-related ecosystems in Brunei Darussalam in 2016 (compared to the baseline year period of 2001–2005), based on earth observation data (SDG indicator 6.6.1)
  • Cooperation

    n/a is the amount of water- and sanitation-related official development assistance disbursed to Brunei Darussalam in 2018 (SDG indicator 6.a.1)
  • Participation

    --- Stakeholder participation is measured through multiple indicators which are not aggregated into one overall value (SDG indicator 6.b.1)

Drinking water

6.1.1 Proportion of population using drinking water services in Brunei Darussalam, progress over time

6.1.1 Proportion of population using drinking water services in Brunei Darussalam, by service level and by location (2017)

Sanitation and hygiene

6.2.1a Proportion of population using sanitation services in Brunei Darussalam, progress over time

6.2.1a Proportion of population using sanitation services in Brunei Darussalam, by service level and by location (2017)

6.2.1b Proportion of population with handwashing facilities with soap and water at home in Brunei Darussalam, by service level and by location (2017)

Water quality and wastewater

6.3.1 Proportion of household wastewater treated in Brunei Darussalam (2015), compared to other countries in the region

6.3.1 Proportion of wastewater treated in Brunei Darussalam, by stream ()

6.3.2 Proportion of water bodies with good water quality in Brunei Darussalam (2017), compared to other countries in the region

Water use and scarcity

Water resources and withdrawal in Brunei Darussalam, per capita and by source

Long-term average annual precipitation in depth: 2,722 (mm/year) (2017)

Renewable water resources: 19,827 m3 per capita (2017)

Water withdrawal: m3 per capita ()

Environmental flow requirements: 71 % of the renewable water resources (2017)

6.4.2 Level of water stress in Brunei Darussalam, change over time, compared to countries in the same region

Water withdrawal by sector in Brunei Darussalam, as a percentage of total water withdrawal (2009)

6.4.1 Water use efficiency (USD/m3) in Brunei Darussalam, progress over time, compared to other countries in the region

Water resources management

6.5.1 Degree of integrated water resources management implementation (0-100) in Brunei Darussalam, score by dimension ()

6.5.2 Proportion of transboundary basin area with an operational arrangement for water cooperation (%) in Brunei Darussalam, by component ()

The “overall” SDG 6.5.2 indicator value represents the values for river and lake basins and transboundary aquifers combined. The SDG 6.5.2 indicator value can also be disaggregated into values for transboundary river and lake basins, and transboundary aquifers.

International cooperation and capacity-building

Annual expenditure for drinking water, sanitation and hygiene in Brunei Darussalam (million 2014 USD), by source (())

Stakeholder participation

6.b.1 Existence of procedures defined in law or policy for participation of local communities in water and sanitation planning in Brunei Darussalam ()