How much water do average households use?

Household water use varies enormously depending on the number of people in a house and their personal needs.

According to CCW, the voice for water consumers, on average daily use is as folllows:

  • a person uses 142 litres
  • customers living in metered homes use 126 litres per person
  • customers living in unmetered homes 166 litres per person, per day.