Water Exploitation Index (WEI)

The water exploitation index (WEI) is the mean annual total abstraction of freshwater as percentage of the mean annual total renewable freshwater resource at the country level,.

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Unit of Measurement: 

% mio. m3 per year

Description to get data: 

http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/web/products-datasets/-/tsdnr310 View table

Type of Indicator source: 

  • Intergovernmental Organisation