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Environment > Freshwater > Renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > Cubic meters: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Renewable internal freshwater resources flows refer to internal renewable resources (internal river flows and groundwater from rainfall) in the country. Renewable internal freshwater resources per capita are calculated using the World Bank's population estimates.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Greenland 10.66 million 2007
2 Iceland 535,578.14 2008
3 Guyana 315,677.65 2008
4 Suriname 170,832.65 2008
5 Papua New Guinea 121,791.35 2008
6 Bhutan 113,572 2008
7 Gabon 113,247.23 2008
8 Solomon Islands 87,531.72 2008
9 Canada 85,556.3 2008
10 Norway 80,113.89 2008
11 New Zealand 76,600.53 2008
12 Congo, Republic of the 61,408.21 2008
13 Peru 56,039.7 2008
14 Liberia 52,723.15 2008
15 Chile 52,606.67 2008
16 Belize 49,674.01 2008
17 Colombia 46,920.72 2008
18 Panama 43,367.95 2008
19 Equatorial Guinea 39,441.93 2008
20 French Polynesia 37,636.15 2008
21 Fiji 33,825.17 2008
22 Nicaragua 33,472.58 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 32,570.71 2008
23 Central African Republic 32,494 2008
24 Ecuador 32,044.09 2008
25 Bolivia 31,307.66 2008
26 Laos 30,683.25 2008
27 Russia 30,383.94 2008
Cold countries average (profile) 29,485.37 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 29,189.72 2008
28 Sierra Leone 28,777.74 2008
29 Brazil 28,222.94 2008
30 Venezuela 25,860.03 2008
31 Costa Rica 24,872.07 2008
South Asia average (profile) 23,511.96 2008
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 23,212.93 2008
32 Guinea 22,983.7 2008
33 Australia 22,956.54 2008
34 Brunei 21,668.2 2008
35 Malaysia 21,470.08 2008
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 20,954.95 2008
Europe average (profile) 20,169.49 2008
36 Finland 20,137.77 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 18,594.88 2008
37 Sweden 18,547.37 2008
38 Burma 17,767.28 2008
39 Uruguay 17,696.18 2008
40 Madagascar 17,633.88 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 15,386.21 2008
41 Paraguay 15,069.28 2008
42 Cameroon 14,301.89 2008
43 Democratic Republic of the Congo 14,006.34 2008
44 Sao Tome and Principe 13,610.2 2008
45 Georgia 13,496.6 2008
Emerging markets average (profile) 13,212.37 2008
46 Mongolia 13,175.75 2008
47 Honduras 13,107.36 2008
Non-religious countries average (profile) 12,683.49 2008
48 Indonesia 12,483.23 2008
South and Central Asia average (profile) 11,667.02 2008
49 Ireland 11,071.76 2008
Religious countries average (profile) 10,905.97 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 10,770.59 2008
50 Guinea-Bissau 10,155.85 2008
51 Tajikistan 9,698.54 2008
52 Estonia 9,480.3 2008
53 Bosnia and Herzegovina 9,408.71 2008
54 Kyrgyzstan 9,274.52 2008
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 9,272.14 2008
55 Slovenia 9,236.56 2008
56 United States 9,199.18 2008
57 Albania 8,557.91 2008
58 Croatia 8,502.48 2008
59 Cambodia 8,281.82 2008
60 Guatemala 7,978.88 2008
61 Latvia 7,387.16 2008
62 Argentina 6,920.25 2008
63 Nepal 6,879.67 2008
failed states average (profile) 6,662.76 2008
64 Austria 6,597.16 2008
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 6,564.27 2008
65 Zambia 6,354.88 2008
Eastern Europe average (profile) 5,784.26 2008
66 Philippines 5,301.7 2008
67 Switzerland 5,282.65 2008
68 Greece 5,161.48 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 4,972.41 2008
69 Kazakhstan 4,811.79 2008
European Union average (profile) 4,736.65 2008
70 Mali 4,722.28 2008
71 Lithuania 4,633.55 2008
72 Mozambique 4,481.17 2008
73 Vietnam 4,251.21 2008
Muslim countries average (profile) 3,931.16 2008
74 Mexico 3,845.78 2008
75 Belarus 3,842.64 2008
76 Cote d'Ivoire 3,731.67 2008
77 Portugal 3,577.34 2008
78 Jamaica 3,499.55 2008
79 Cuba 3,402.13 2008
80 Japan 3,367.16 2008
81 Thailand 3,331.53 2008
OPEC countries average (profile) 3,229.36 2008
82 Turkey 3,071.13 2008
83 Italy 3,050.2 2008
84 European Union 2,908.95 2008
85 El Salvador 2,893.75 2008
86 Namibia 2,892.22 2008
87 Trinidad and Tobago 2,879.88 2008
88 France 2,866.21 2008
89 Bulgaria 2,754.68 2008
90 Lesotho 2,551.93 2008
91 Sri Lanka 2,480.63 2008
92 Spain 2,440.97 2008
93 United Kingdom 2,361.3 2008
94 Slovakia 2,330.47 2008
95 Swaziland 2,260.6 2008
96 Armenia 2,229.06 2008
97 Mauritius 2,168.1 2008
98 China 2,123.57 2008
99 Senegal 2,112.82 2008
100 Dominican Republic 2,109.98 2008
101 Luxembourg 2,046.45 2008
102 Tanzania 1,977.22 2008
103 Romania 1,966.2 2008
104 Afghanistan 1,895.17 2008
105 Comoros 1,864.6 2008
106 The Gambia 1,807.01 2008
107 Puerto Rico 1,795.4 2008
108 Togo 1,780.57 2008
109 Ethiopia 1,511.52 2008
110 Nigeria 1,461.52 2008
111 Poland 1,405.87 2008
112 Chad 1,374.42 2008
113 Haiti 1,317.28 2008
114 Germany 1,303.13 2008
115 Ghana 1,297.59 2008
116 Czech Republic 1,261.47 2008
117 Botswana 1,249.27 2008
118 Burundi 1,245.94 2008
119 Uganda 1,231.96 2008
120 Benin 1,189.09 2008
121 Ukraine 1,147.9 2008
122 Iraq 1,146.16 2008
123 Lebanon 1,144.56 2008
124 Belgium 1,120.61 2008
125 India 1,105.3 2008
126 Denmark 1,092.18 2008
127 Malawi 1,087.15 2008
128 Zimbabwe 983.72 2008
129 Rwanda 977.3 2008
130 Azerbaijan 934.9 2008
131 South Africa 918.16 2008
132 Morocco 917.56 2008
133 Cyprus 904.42 2008
134 Burkina Faso 820.54 2008
135 Sudan 725.55 2008
136 Somalia 672.17 2008
137 Netherlands 668.87 2008
138 Bangladesh 656.25 2008
139 Cape Verde 601.6 2008
140 Antigua and Barbuda 600.23 2008
141 Uzbekistan 598.23 2008
142 Hungary 597.72 2008
143 Eritrea 568.31 2008
144 Kenya 533.98 2008
145 Oman 502.63 2008
146 Saint Kitts and Nevis 487.9 2008
147 Tunisia 406.19 2008
148 Djibouti 353.25 2008
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 352.35 2008
149 Syria 346.53 2008
150 Pakistan 331.1 2008
151 Algeria 327.29 2008
152 Barbados 313.48 2008
153 Moldova 275.23 2008
154 Turkmenistan 269.65 2008
155 Niger 238.03 2008
156 Mauritania 124.42 2008
157 Singapore 123.98 2008
158 Malta 122.59 2008
159 Jordan 117.34 2008
160 Israel 102.62 2008
161 Maldives 98.35 2008
162 Saudi Arabia 96.75 2008
163 Libya 95.33 2008
164 The Bahamas 59.23 2008
165 Qatar 43.72 2008
166 United Arab Emirates 33.45 2008
167 Bahrain 5.16 2008
168 Kuwait 0.0 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Freshwater > Renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > Cubic meters. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Food and Agriculture Organisation, AQUASTAT data. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Environment/Freshwater/Renewable-internal-freshwater-resources-per-capita/Cubic-meters

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Interesting observations about Environment > Freshwater > Renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > Cubic meters

  • Sierra Leone ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst Muslim countries in 2008.
  • Guyana ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst Hot countries in 2008.
  • Greenland ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst Christian countries in 2007.
  • Iceland ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst Europe in 2008.
  • Finland ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst European Union in 2008.
  • Peru ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst Emerging markets in 2008.
  • Canada ranked second for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst High income OECD countries in 2008.
  • Russia ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst Former Soviet republics in 2008.
  • Gabon ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2008.
  • Bhutan ranked first for freshwater > renewable internal freshwater resources per capita > cubic meters amongst Landlocked countries in 2008.
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