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Based on data from Table FW1 in 'World Resources 2000-2001, People and Ecosystems: the Fraying Web of Life', World Resources Institute (WRI), Washington DC, 2000.
Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Global freshwater withdrawal: agricultural, industrial and domestic Use
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
This graphic makes it possible to compare water use by the agricultural, industrial and domestic sectors at the national level. The graphic indicates which sectors are the dominant and significant users of water in each country.