An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

Total renewable water resources

(billion cubic meters per year)

In 2014, renewable water resources in Burkina Faso was 13.5 billion cubic meters per year. In the ranking by renewable water resources including 181 countries, Burkina Faso has the 9th rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Belize and the Malawi. Compared to Bulgaria which at the top of the ranking with renewable water resources of 21.3 billion cubic meters per year in 2014, Burkina Faso has 36.62 % percent lower renewable water resources.

The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›

What is renewable water resources?

Total Natural Renewable Water Resources (TRWR_natural): The long-term average sum of internal renewable water resources (IRWR) and external natural renewable water resources (ERWR_natural). It corresponds to the maximum theoretical yearly amount of water actually available for a country at a given moment.