Impact on Water Stress

  • ForLow and Middle income countries, the overall water usage and per capita domestic consumption of water is expected to increase due to

            -  Increase in population and urbanization
            - Changing consumption patterns of the population towards use of more water-intensive products
            - Rapid industrial growth

         Developed nations and other high income countriesare projected to reduce their overall water consumption across sectors by 2050, through

              - Better water management measures
              - Reduction in per capita water consumption