Niger Basin

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The Niger Basin Basin is part of / comprises: · Africa · Arab States · Western Africa ·
Countries sharing the Niger Basin Basin: · Chad · Niger ·
Facts & Figures edit
Catchment AreaA 2,261,741 km3
Recipient
Neighbouring BasinsA Cross, Komoe, Lake Chad, Little Scarcies, Moa, Oueme, Sassandra, Sanaga, Senegal Basin, St. Paul, Volta
PopulationA 82,100,000
Population DensityA 39 /km2
DischargeA 330 km3/yr
Surface Area m3
Average Depth m
Water Volume m2
Water Stress 4100 m3/person/year
Average Precipitation mm/yr
Evaporation mm/yr
Runoff 109000 mm/yr
Land Use
Irrigated Area km2
Irrigable Area km2
No. of DamsA 10
Dam Density 0.1 dams/km2
Total Water Withdrawals km3
  For Agricultural Use
  For Domestic Use
  For Industrial Use
Renewable Water Available (m3/yr/pers)
References & Remarks
A Transboundary Freshwater Spatial Database, Oregon University

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