Water Scarcity Outreach Activities – ITALY
Date: 21 December 2020
#H2Oro data on water provision in south Italy in the period 2015-2018 is alarming:
- Statistics show that in Calabria, Sicily and Sardinia the ratio of families unsatisfied with #waterservices, including service interruptions, water's pressure, clarity, smell and taste is much higher than those satisfied compared to regional and national average
- Calabria is the region with the higher ratio of families (31,2%) unsatisfied with water distribution because of the service inefficiency
- In 2018, 12 major cities in South Italy had to implement #rationing measures in water distribution.
- In 2018 about 44.000 liters of water have been leaked each day along the distribution networks. In 7 South Italy cities, daily loss reach up to 100.000 liters per day
Source: Istat Statistics
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