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Environment > Freshwater > Withdrawal per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: . Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Turkmenistan 5.48 2000
2 Uzbekistan 2.37 2000
3 Kazakhstan 2.35 2000
4 Guyana 2.2 2000
5 Azerbaijan 2.14 2000
6 Hungary 2.06 2001
7 Kyrgyzstan 2.06 2000
8 Tajikistan 1.93 2000
9 Iraq 1.79 2000
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.69 2000
10 United States 1.69 2000
South and Central Asia average (profile) 1.63 2000
11 Suriname 1.44 2000
12 Ecuador 1.35 2000
13 Sudan 1.35 2000
14 Thailand 1.33 2000
15 Australia 1.26 2000
16 Syria 1.22 2000
17 Pakistan 1.18 2000
18 Afghanistan 1.13 2000
19 Iran 1.11 2000
20 Estonia 1.04 2002
21 Egypt 1.03 2000
22 Swaziland 0.978 2000
23 Lithuania 0.964 2003
24 Armenia 0.959 2000
25 Madagascar 0.95 2000
26 Uruguay 0.949 2000
27 Vietnam 0.92 2000
28 Spain 0.901 2002
29 Bulgaria 0.885 2003
Muslim countries average (profile) 0.868 2000
30 Saudi Arabia 0.86 2000
South Asia average (profile) 0.858 2000
31 Libya 0.825 2000
32 Georgia 0.817 2000
33 Chile 0.812 2000
34 Argentina 0.791 2000
35 Peru 0.774 2000
36 Ukraine 0.763 2000
37 Bhutan 0.762 2000
38 United Arab Emirates 0.76 2000
39 Mexico 0.753 2000
40 Cuba 0.736 2000
41 Japan 0.697 2000
42 Burma 0.686 2000
43 Costa Rica 0.682 2000
44 Sri Lanka 0.66 2000
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 0.646 2000
45 Mali 0.638 2000
46 Moldova 0.635 2000
47 Belize 0.629 2000
48 Mauritania 0.628 2000
49 Turkey 0.621 2001
50 Oman 0.62 2000
51 India 0.62 2000
OPEC countries average (profile) 0.608 2000
52 Bangladesh 0.6 2000
53 Iceland 0.587 2003
54 Laos 0.557 2000
55 Netherlands 0.552 2001
56 New Zealand 0.547 2000
57 France 0.544 2000
58 Russia 0.524 2000
59 Albania 0.517 2000
60 Mauritius 0.514 2000
failed states average (profile) 0.49 2000
61 Qatar 0.488 2000
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 0.488 2000
62 Germany 0.462 2001
63 Bahrain 0.449 2000
64 Somalia 0.445 2000
65 Nepal 0.439 2000
66 Morocco 0.439 2000
67 China 0.435 2000
68 Lebanon 0.427 2000
69 Indonesia 0.396 2000
70 South Korea 0.395 2000
71 North Korea 0.395 2000
72 Dominican Republic 0.391 2000
73 Malaysia 0.385 2000
74 Yemen 0.378 2000
75 Philippines 0.367 2000
76 Switzerland 0.346 2002
77 Venezuela 0.343 2000
78 Brazil 0.34 2000
79 Barbados 0.337 2000
80 Cambodia 0.334 2000
81 Zimbabwe 0.333 2002
82 Israel 0.326 2000
Former French colonies average (profile) 0.325 2000
83 Poland 0.307 2002
84 Sweden 0.3 2002
85 Romania 0.299 2003
86 South Africa 0.284 2000
87 Belarus 0.279 2000
88 Tunisia 0.276 2000
89 Colombia 0.268 2000
90 Panama 0.268 2000
91 Nicaragua 0.255 2000
92 Trinidad and Tobago 0.244 2000
93 Kuwait 0.231 2000
94 Cyprus 0.223 2000
95 El Salvador 0.215 2000
96 Senegal 0.214 2002
97 Equatorial Guinea 0.212 2000
98 Jordan 0.211 2000
99 Niger 0.198 2000
100 Algeria 0.191 2000
101 Czech Republic 0.187 2002
102 Mongolia 0.184 2000
103 Guatemala 0.179 2000
104 Guinea 0.173 2000
105 Zambia 0.172 2000
106 Bolivia 0.17 2000
107 Jamaica 0.158 2000
108 Namibia 0.158 2000
109 Tanzania 0.152 2000
110 Guinea-Bissau 0.141 2000
111 Honduras 0.138 2000
112 Denmark 0.125 2002
113 Haiti 0.115 2000
114 Botswana 0.108 2000
115 Latvia 0.108 2003
116 Gabon 0.0979 2000
117 Sierra Leone 0.0918 2000
118 Paraguay 0.0916 2000
119 Malawi 0.0892 2000
120 Fiji 0.0862 2000
121 Ethiopia 0.0795 2002
122 Eritrea 0.0762 2000
123 Burkina Faso 0.0689 2000
124 Nigeria 0.0652 2000
125 Cameroon 0.0622 2000
126 Cote d'Ivoire 0.0577 2000
127 Malta 0.0524 2000
128 Ghana 0.0521 2000
129 Kenya 0.0505 2000
130 Cape Verde 0.0452 2000
131 Burundi 0.0435 2000
132 Liberia 0.038 2000
133 Togo 0.0349 2000
134 Mozambique 0.0345 2000
135 Chad 0.0277 2000
136 Djibouti 0.0277 2000
137 Lesotho 0.0269 2000
138 Angola 0.0251 2000
139 The Gambia 0.0244 2000
140 Benin 0.0181 2001
141 Rwanda 0.0179 2000
142 Uganda 0.0116 2002
143 Central African Republic 0.00825 2000
144 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.00767 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Freshwater > Withdrawal per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Environment/Freshwater/Withdrawal-per-million

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