Water Footprint Dimensions

Published: 6 October 2021| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/wkt3jh2x54.1


This dataset presents primary, estimated and processed data for the sectoral calculation of the water footprint of the Brazilian economy for the years 2010 and 2015. The method used to obtain the water footprint values is presented in a specific file. The primary data obtained from the National Water Agency (ANA) for the year 2015 and estimated for the year 2010 are available in specific files. The input-output matrices of 2010 and 2015 obtained from IBGE and used for the calculation of the water footprints are not part of this database, but can be accessed from the IBGE database. The sectoral water footprints were calculated in a disaggregated way for 33 sectors of the Brazilian economy. The results are presented for consumption and consumptive use water footprints for the years 2010 and 2015.



Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Universidade de Passo Fundo


Economics, Natural Resources, Environmental Issues of Natural Resources, Water, Water Stress, Water Footprint