08 Mar How does Mount Isa’s water usage compare to other similar-sized regional cities?
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In February 2015, Mount Isa’s average daily consumption was approximately 600 litres per person per day. Based on this figure, Mount Isa’s average daily consumption per person is more than 200% higher than Brisbane (<200 litres per person per day). Compared with other similar-sized outback mining centres, Mount Isa’s average daily water consumption per person is 50% higher than Kalgoorlie-Boulder (400 litres per person per day) and 62% higher than Broken Hill (370 litres per person per day).