Water Data

Getting good data on the many issues related to freshwater has long been a challenge. Here you will find data tables from The World’s Water series.
 

The World’s Water Vol. 8 Select Content (2014)

Table of Contents

Introduction

 

The World’s Water Volume 8 Data (2014)

  • Table 1: Total Renewable Freshwater Supply, by Country (2011 Update): PDF | Excel
  • Table 2: Freshwater Withdrawal, by Country and Sector (2013 Update): PDF | Excel
  • Table 3a and 3b: Access to Improved Drinking Water by Country, 1970–2008 & 2011 Update: PDF| Excel
  • Table 4a and 4b: Access to Improved Sanitation by Country, 1970–2008 & 2011 Update: PDF| Excel
  • Table 9: Area Equipped for Irrigation Actually Irrigated: PDF| Excel
  • Table 15:  Total Water Footprint of National Consumption, by Sector and Country, 1996–2005: PDF| Excel
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    The World’s Water Select Content

     

    The World’s Water 2006-2007 Data

    • Table 6: Annual Average ODA for Water, by Country, 1990 to 2004 (Total and Per Capita): PDF
    • Table 7: Twenty Largest Recipients of ODA for Water, 1990 to 2004: PDF
    • Table 8: Twenty Largest Per Capita Recipients of ODA for Water, 1990 to 2004: PDF
    • Table 9: Investment in Water and Sewerage Projects with Private Participation, by Region, in Middle- and Low- Income Countries, 1990-2004: PDF
    • Table 10: Bottled Water Consumption by Country, 1997 to 2004: PDF
    • Table 11: Global Bottled Water Consumption, by Region, 1997 to 2004: PDF
    • Table 14: Global Cholera Cases and Deaths Reported to the World Health Organization, 1970 to 2004: PDF
    • Table 15: Reported Cases of Dracunculiasis by Country, 1972 to 2005: PDF
    • Table 16: Irrigated Area, by Region, 1961 to 2003: PDF
    • Table 17: Irrigated Area, Developed and Developing Countries, 1961 – 2003: PDF
    • Table 18: The U.S. Water Industry Revenue (2003) and Growth (2004–2006): PDF
    • Table 19: Pesticide Occurrence in Streams, Groundwater, Fish, and Sediment in the United States: PDF
    • Table 20: Global Desalination Capacity and Plants—January 1, 2005: PDF
    • Table 21: 100 Largest Desalination Plants Planned, in Construction, or in Operation—January 1, 2005: PDF
    • Table 22: Installed Desalination Capacity by Year, Number of Plants, and Total Capacity, 1945 to 2004: PDF

     

    The World’s Water 2002-2003 Data

    • Table 10: Irrigated Area, by Region, 1961 to 1999: Excel
    • Table 12: Number of Dams, by Continent and Country: Excel
    • Table 14: Regional Statistics on Large Dams: Excel
    • Table 15: Commissioning of Large Dams in the 20th Century, by Decade: Excel

     

    The World’s Water 1998-1999 Data

    • Table 13: Waterborne Disease Outbreaks in the United States: PDF
    • Table 14: Hydroelectric Capacity and Production by Country, 1996: PDF
    • Table 16: Desalination Capacity by Country, January 1, 1996: PDF
    • Figure 1.8: Desalination Capacity (chart): GIF
    • Table 2.2 Estimates of Global Morbidity and Mortality of Water-Related Diseases: PDF

     

    Maps

    Sanitation Coverage

    Populations without Access to Drinking Water

     

    Documents

    Treaty Between the government of the Republic of India and the government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh on Sharing of the Ganga/Ganges Waters at Farakka.