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proportion of piped water used outdoors

The proportion of water that is used outdoors.

Used to calculate:water used inside and water used outside

Varies by: lifestyle

Used lifestyle Reference Location: Ecosystem
(study period)
Value Units Notes
* Average American Mayer et al. 1999- Residential End Uses of Water US: all (1999) 42.8446 % (0 - 100) This value represents the proportion of residential piped water used outdoors in Eugene, OR.
Average American Mayer et al. 1999- Residential End Uses of Water US: all (1999) 62.84514 % (0 - 100) This value represents the proportion of residential piped water used outdoors in Denver, CO.
Average American Mayer et al. 1999- Residential End Uses of Water US: all (1999) 28.62796 % (0 - 100) This value represents the proportion of residential piped water used outdoors in Seattle, WA.
Average American Mayer et al. 1999- Residential End Uses of Water US: all (1999) 35.21939 % (0 - 100) This value represents the proportion of residential piped water used outdoors in Tampa, FL.
Average American Mayer et al. 1999- Residential End Uses of Water US: all (1999) 69.57456 % (0 - 100) This value represents the proportion of residential piped water used outdoors in Phoenix, AZ.
* Average Earthling Willis 2011-End use water consumption in households: impact of socio-demographic factors and efficient devices Global: All (2003-2008) 8 % (0 - 100) This value comes from a study conducted in Auckland in 2007.
Average Earthling Willis 2011-End use water consumption in households: impact of socio-demographic factors and efficient devices Global: All (2003-2008) 12 % (0 - 100) This value was taken from a study in Gold Coast, Australia, from 2008.
* Average New Yorker U.S. Geological Survey 2005- Estimated Use of Water in the United States: County-Level Data for 2005 New York: all (2005) 0.09088 % (0 - 100) This value represents the proportion of water withdrawn for irrigation out of total domestic water use in New York City.
* Eco-conscious U.S. Geological Survey 2005- Estimated Use of Water in the United States: County-Level Data for 2005 New York: all (2005) 0.09088 % (0 - 100) This value represents the proportion of water withdrawn for irrigation out of total domestic water use in New York City.
* Lenape Person Assumed New York City: Mannahatta () 100 % (0 - 100) Even though Lenape may have had a drink inside the wigwam/longhouse, we treat their water use as happening entirely out-of-doors.

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