Open Knowledge

Water Quality 10% open


What data is expected?

Data, measured at the water source, on the quality of water is essential for both the delivery of services and the prevention of diseases. In order to satisfy the minimum requirements for this category, data should be available on level of the following chemicals by water source and be updated at least weekly:

  • fecal coliform
  • arsenic
  • fluoride levels
  • nitrates
  • TDS (Total dissolved solids)

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? Unsure
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? No
  •   Publicly available? No(as Miyahuna published by Water Authority of Jordon)
  •   Is data in digital form? Unsure
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


This data couldn't be found on the Jordanian Ministry of Environment's website,

Reviewer comments

Seems that the regional level does collect data and it then goes to the Water Authority though I couldn't find aggregated data on the main site. The data is there and has been collected. Unclear what the timing of it is.



  • Nisha Thompson


  • Tarek Amr