Topics Right to water

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Grants individuals the right to water. May include a guarantee of safe, clean, or potable drinking water. Often associated with a state duty to provide or protect water as a resource.


Rights and Duties


drinking; health; potable

Survey Questions