HOUSEHOLD WATER USAGE In South Africa

 

“Pure water is the world’s first and foremost medicine.”

Slovakian proverb

 

“Do South Africans each guzzle 233 litres of water per day?”

The average South African consumes more water than their international counterparts.

 

Average water consumption in South Africa is 233 litres per capita per day compared to a world average of 173

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WATER CONSUMPTION PER PROVINCE

The highest consumption was reported for Gauteng at 305 litres per person per day, while Limpopo averaged the lowest at 182 litres.

Average water usgae in SA