As the world’s largest multilateral source of financing for water in developing countries, the World Bank is working closely with partners to achieve “A Water-Secure World for All,” by sustaining water resources, delivering services and building resilience.
The AQUASTAT database provides information on water and agriculture by countries in the following main categories: Land use and population
- Climate and water resources
- Water use, by sector and by source
- Irrigation and drainage development
- Environment and health
From the Pacific Institute, contains data on the many issues related to freshwater. This section tables, figures, and maps on global water issues. Data are posted as they become available and you are encouraged to check back frequently for additions and updates. The documents may be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate icons.