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Descriptor English: Water Consumption (Environmental Health)
Descriptor Spanish: Consumo de Agua (Salud Ambiental)
Descriptor Portuguese: Consumo de Água (Saúde Ambiental)
Descriptor French: Consommation d'Eau (Santé Environnementale)
Entry term(s): Hydric Consumption
Water Waste
Tree number(s): SP4.021.227
VS4.001.001.002.004.001
Scope note: 1. Water consumption of a population for various purposes: for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and others. 2. Water use represented by the difference between the quantity that is withdrawn and that which returns to the water spring, as it occurs, for example, in public and industrial supply or irrigation. (Free translation from the original: Brasil. Agência Nacional de Águas, 2014)
Annotation: do not confuse with WASTE WATER
Related:
Efficient Water Use DeCS
Meters DeCS
Tariffs (Sanitation Services) DeCS
Waste of Water DeCS
Water Conflicts DeCS
Water Conservation Devices DeCS
Water Consumption Measurement DeCS
Water Consumption Variations DeCS
Water Demand DeCS
Water Quantity DeCS
Water Supply MeSH
Water Use DeCS
DeCS ID: 24418
Unique ID: DDCS024418
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Water Consumption (Environmental Health) - Preferred
Concept UI FD00057910
Scope note 1. Water consumption of a population for various purposes: for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and others. 2. Water use represented by the difference between the quantity that is withdrawn and that which returns to the water spring, as it occurs, for example, in public and industrial supply or irrigation. (Free translation from the original: Brasil. Agência Nacional de Águas, 2014)
Preferred term Water Consumption (Environmental Health)
Entry term(s) Hydric Consumption
Water Waste



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