Average Daily Water Use

Average Daily Water Use in Gallons per day

Be aware of how much water you use!  The following table indicates how much water the average person uses each day.

Toilet 19 gallons per person per day

Bathing & Hygiene

15 Gallons per person per day

Laundry

8 Gallons per person per day

Kitchen

7 Gallons per person per day

Housekeeping

1 Gallon per person per day

Total

50 Gallons per person per day

 

Did You Know?

Taking a bath requires up to 70 gallons of water. A five-minute shower uses only 10 to 25 gallons.

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