This sector note covers private participation in infrastructure (PPI) in low and middle income countries in 2015. The following trends stood out in 2015:
- Total investment in infrastructure with private participation in the water sector in emerging economies was US$4.1 billion in 2015, 8 percent above the five-year average of US$3.8 billion.
- Latin America and the Caribbean continued to gain a majority share of water investment for the sixth consecutive year, capturing 58 percent of the total.
- The top three projects accounted for 60 percent of the total investment.