Inland bathing water quality in the European Union, 1990-2010
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The figure shows the bathing water quality in different European countries over time
1990, 7 EU Member States; 1991 to 1994, 12 EU Member States; 1995-96, 14 EU Member States; 1997 to 2003, 15 EU Member States; 2004, 21 EU Member States; 2005-06, 25 EU Member States; 2007 to 2010, 27 EU Member States. No inland bathing waters are reported from three Member States (Cyprus, Malta and Romania). The quality classes under the New Bathing Water Directive (2006/7/EC) for Hungary and Luxembourg are jointed with compliance categories under the Bathing Water Directive (76/160/EEC)
- 1990, 7 EU Member States;
- 1991 to 1994, 12 EU Member States;
- 1995-96, 14 EU Member States;
- 1997 to 2003, 15 EU Member States;
- 2004, 21 EU Member States;
- 2005-06, 25 EU Member States;
- 2007 to 2010, 27 EU Member States
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This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe’s environment.
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