Fresh WaterThe essential data about fresh water explained in 13 infographics. Detailed charts, maps and tables covering fresh water, global fresh water use 1901-2014, global use of water and sanitation services, competing water uses 2015 and more. Learn the truth about fresh water and how it relates to the state of the world on The Global Education Project website with un-biased facts from the most reliable sources.
Only 2.5% of the world's water is fresh—the water on which the world's terrestrial life depends. Around 70% of this fresh water is frozen in ice or permafrost. How much is being used for what, and who has access to it?
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