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Table 3.

Water requirement of various crops (Source:Janjua & Hassan, 2020a).

Water requirements for various cropsPunjab (km3)Sindh (km3)KPK (km3)Baluchistan (km3)Total (km3)
Wheat 26.72 5.17 3.05 1.20 36.12 
Rice 17.66 3.97 0.41 2.10 24.16 
Cotton 14.29 2.97 0.00 0.20 17.46 
Sugarcane 8.07 2.72 0.88 0.01 11.68 
Maize 2.04 0.01 1.69 0.02 3.76 
Barley 0.10 0.04 0.10 0.04 0.28 
Other crops 40.62 15.20 2.14 5.85 63.80 
All crops 109.49 31.07 8.28 9.42 157.25 
All crops after Sindh's requirement for environmental flows 109.49 43.37 8.28 9.42 170.56 
Water requirements for various cropsPunjab (km3)Sindh (km3)KPK (km3)Baluchistan (km3)Total (km3)
Wheat 26.72 5.17 3.05 1.20 36.12 
Rice 17.66 3.97 0.41 2.10 24.16 
Cotton 14.29 2.97 0.00 0.20 17.46 
Sugarcane 8.07 2.72 0.88 0.01 11.68 
Maize 2.04 0.01 1.69 0.02 3.76 
Barley 0.10 0.04 0.10 0.04 0.28 
Other crops 40.62 15.20 2.14 5.85 63.80 
All crops 109.49 31.07 8.28 9.42 157.25 
All crops after Sindh's requirement for environmental flows 109.49 43.37 8.28 9.42 170.56 

Note: The requirements for Sindh include an additional 12.3 km3 as environmental flows.

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