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Water use in the home

How is water used indoors?

In Calgary, the average person uses about 7,000 litres of water a month. This amount  includes water used for irrigation. A home's indoor water consumption will usually remain about the same throughout the year unless you have house guests or you go on vacation.

The chart below shows typical water use for common household fixtures and appliances. Actual water use can vary depending on your water-use habits and efficiency of your fixtures.

 
 

 Typical Home Water Use in Calgary

 
Chart of Water Use in the Home