Water Use Around the World

The U.S. uses a large amount of water each day compared to other countries.

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Water Use Around the World

The U.S. uses a large amount of water each day compared to other countries.

  • Average person in U.S.: 156 gallons a day
  • Average person in France: 77 gallons a day
  • Average person in India: 38 gallons a day
  • Average person in Mali: 3 gallons a day

Source: http://www.unwater.org/downloads/Water_facts_and_trends.pdf

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Page last reviewed: January 2, 2020
Content source: Global Health