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Environment > Freshwater > Withdrawal: Countries Compared

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 India 645.84 2000
2 China 549.76 2000
3 United States 477 2000
South Asia average (profile) 183.66 2000
4 Pakistan 169.39 2000
South and Central Asia average (profile) 90.09 2000
5 Japan 88.43 2000
6 Indonesia 82.78 2000
7 Thailand 82.75 2000
8 Bangladesh 79.4 2000
9 Mexico 78.22 2000
10 Russia 76.68 2000
11 Iran 72.88 2000
12 Vietnam 71.39 2000
13 Egypt 68.3 2000
14 Brazil 59.3 2000
15 Uzbekistan 58.34 2000
16 Iraq 42.7 2000
17 Turkey 39.78 2001
18 Germany 38.01 2001
19 Ukraine 37.53 2000
20 Sudan 37.32 2000
21 Spain 37.22 2002
22 Kazakhstan 35 2000
23 Burma 33.23 2000
24 France 33.16 2000
25 Argentina 29.19 2000
26 Philippines 28.52 2000
27 Turkmenistan 24.65 2000
28 Australia 24.06 2000
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 23.6 2000
29 Afghanistan 23.26 2000
failed states average (profile) 21.06 2000
30 Hungary 21.03 2001
Muslim countries average (profile) 20.62 2000
31 Peru 20.13 2000
32 Syria 19.95 2000
33 South Korea 18.59 2000
34 Saudi Arabia 17.32 2000
35 Azerbaijan 17.25 2000
36 Ecuador 16.98 2000
37 Madagascar 14.96 2000
OPEC countries average (profile) 14.82 2000
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 14.58 2000
38 Sri Lanka 12.61 2000
39 Morocco 12.6 2000
40 Chile 12.55 2000
41 South Africa 12.5 2000
42 Tajikistan 11.96 2000
43 Poland 11.73 2002
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 11.52 2000
44 Colombia 10.71 2000
45 Nepal 10.18 2000
46 Kyrgyzstan 10.08 2000
=47 Malaysia 9.02 2000
=47 North Korea 9.02 2000
49 Netherlands 8.86 2001
50 Venezuela 8.37 2000
51 Cuba 8.2 2000
52 Nigeria 8.01 2000
53 Bulgaria 6.92 2003
Former French colonies average (profile) 6.65 2000
54 Yemen 6.63 2000
55 Mali 6.55 2000
56 Romania 6.5 2003
57 Algeria 6.07 2000
58 Ethiopia 5.56 2002
59 Tanzania 5.18 2000
60 Libya 4.27 2000
61 Zimbabwe 4.21 2002
62 Cambodia 4.08 2000
63 Georgia 3.61 2000
64 Dominican Republic 3.39 2000
65 Lithuania 3.33 2003
66 Somalia 3.29 2000
67 Uruguay 3.15 2000
68 Laos 3 2000
69 Armenia 2.95 2000
70 Belarus 2.79 2000
=71 Costa Rica 2.68 2000
=71 Sweden 2.68 2002
73 Tunisia 2.64 2000
74 Switzerland 2.52 2002
75 Moldova 2.31 2000
76 United Arab Emirates 2.3 2000
77 Senegal 2.22 2002
78 Niger 2.18 2000
79 New Zealand 2.11 2000
80 Israel 2.05 2000
81 Guatemala 2.01 2000
82 Czech Republic 1.91 2002
83 Zambia 1.74 2000
84 Albania 1.71 2000
85 Mauritania 1.7 2000
86 Guyana 1.64 2000
87 Kenya 1.58 2000
88 Guinea 1.51 2000
89 Bolivia 1.44 2000
90 Estonia 1.41 2002
91 Lebanon 1.38 2000
92 Oman 1.36 2000
93 Nicaragua 1.3 2000
94 El Salvador 1.28 2000
95 Swaziland 1.04 2000
=96 Malawi 1.01 2000
=96 Jordan 1.01 2000
=98 Cameroon 0.99 2000
=98 Haiti 0.99 2000
100 Ghana 0.98 2000
101 Cote d'Ivoire 0.93 2000
102 Honduras 0.86 2000
103 Panama 0.82 2000
104 Burkina Faso 0.8 2000
=105 Denmark 0.67 2002
=105 Suriname 0.67 2000
107 Mozambique 0.63 2000
108 Mauritius 0.61 2000
109 Paraguay 0.49 2000
=110 Mongolia 0.44 2000
=110 Kuwait 0.44 2000
112 Bhutan 0.43 2000
113 Jamaica 0.41 2000
114 Sierra Leone 0.38 2000
115 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.36 2000
116 Angola 0.35 2000
117 Trinidad and Tobago 0.31 2000
=118 Bahrain 0.3 2000
=118 Eritrea 0.3 2000
=118 Uganda 0.3 2002
=118 Namibia 0.3 2000
=122 Qatar 0.29 2000
=122 Burundi 0.29 2000
124 Latvia 0.25 2003
125 Chad 0.23 2000
126 Cyprus 0.21 2000
127 Botswana 0.19 2000
128 Guinea-Bissau 0.18 2000
=129 Togo 0.17 2000
=129 Iceland 0.17 2003
=131 Rwanda 0.15 2000
=131 Belize 0.15 2000
133 Benin 0.13 2001
134 Gabon 0.12 2000
=135 Liberia 0.11 2000
=135 Equatorial Guinea 0.11 2000
137 Barbados 0.09 2000
138 Fiji 0.07 2000
139 Lesotho 0.05 2000
=140 Congo, Republic of the 0.03 2000
=140 Central African Republic 0.03 2000
=140 The Gambia 0.03 2000
=143 Cape Verde 0.02 2000
=143 Djibouti 0.02 2000
=143 Malta 0.02 2000

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"Countries Compared by Environment > Freshwater > Withdrawal. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Environment/Freshwater/Withdrawal

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STAT
COUNTRIES COVERED
Agricultural 145
Domestic 145
Industrial 145

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