Which region has the most abundant water resources?

Grade level:  3rd – 5th grades

Skills: Circle graph

Related environmental issues: Water

The circle graph below shows how our water resources are distributed throughout the world.


  1. Which region has the most abundant water resources?
  2. What percentage of water resources are distributed in North America?
  3. Which region has more water resources, Europe a or Africa?
  4. Which region has the least amount of water resources in the world?

     Sources: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)


Answer keys

  1. South America
  2. 15%
  3. Europe
  4. Middle East