Reprinted from Public Works Financing

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Country $/cu m
Germany $1.90 68
Denmark $1.63 68
Belgium $1.54 13
Netherlands $1.25 45
France $1.23 07
United Kingdom $1.18 07
Italy $0.75 89
Finland $0.68 80
Ireland $0.62 97
Sweden $0.57 99
Spain $0.56 87
USA $0.51 28
Australia $0.49 84
South Africa $0.46 57
Canada $0.40 20

Figures based on supply for consumer occupying 45,000 sq. ft.
of city office space and using 10,000 cubic meters of water per year.

Source: NUS International Water Price Survey. Andrew Johns,
National Utility Services, Ltd., Carolyn House, Dingwall Rd.,
Croydon, CR9 3LX, tel.: 44 181 681 2500, fax: 44 181 688 7229