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Indicator 6.4.1: Change in water-use efficiency over time
Target 6.4: By 2030, substantially increase water-use efficiency across all sectors and ensure sustainable withdrawals and supply of freshwater to address water scarcity and substantially reduce the number of people suffering from water scarcity
|International organisations(s) responsible for global monitoring||
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
This indicator needs to be combined with the water stress indicator 6.4.2 to provide adequate follow-up of the target 6.4.
Other indicators, specifically those for Targets 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2, 5.4, 5.a, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.5 will complement the information provided by this indicator.