More than one-quarter of world's agriculture grows in water-stressed areas. This chart shows the percentage of major commodity crops grown in areas facing high or extremely high water stress. You can also view a global, interactive map showing agriculture's exposure to water stress.

Sources: Analysis of global crop production overlaid on Aqueduct baseline water stress. Data from Gassert et al. 2013, Monfreda et al. 2008, Ramankutty et al. 2008, Siebert et al. 2013. See