Over 50% of the global population lives in urban areas, and water can be directed via tens of kilometres of pipelines. Still, however, a large part of the world's population is directly dependent on access to natural freshwater sources. This dataset presents a global analysis of the distance of populations to freshwater sources.
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Kummu, M. (Creator), de Moel, H. (Creator), Ward, P. J. (Creator), Varis, O. (Creator) (20 Dec 2017). How Close Do We Live to Water? A Global Analysis of Population Distance to Freshwater Bodies. Dryad Digital Repository. 10.5061/dryad.71c6r