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)

Data Location


INSPRA presents data through the European portal on the water In particular is some information on this tab. The dataset is not updated since 2012.

Reviewer comments

I rejected the submission because the data pointed to was waste water which didn't include the parameters specified. Italy manages water at the municipal level and they might have data locally.

Data Availability

  • ? Openly licensed
  • ? Is the data available for free
  • ? Is the data machine readable
  • ? Available in bulk
  • ? Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis
  • ? Is data in digital form
  • ? Publicly available
  • ? Does the data exist
  • ? Is the data available online
  • Yes
  • No
  • Unsure
  • No data


Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   XML
Reviewer   Nisha Thompson
Submitters   Maurizio Napolitano
Last modified   Mon Sep 28 2015 08:34:16 GMT+0000 (UTC)