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Column Tag Data Element
STATE State postal abbreviation
STATEFIPS State FIPS code
COUNTYFIPS County FIPS code
FIPS Concatenated state-county FIPS code
TP-TotPop Total population of county, in thousands
PS-GWPop Public Supply, population served by groundwater, in thousands
PS-SWPop Public Supply, population served by surface water, in thousands
PS-TOPop Public Supply, total population served, in thousands
PS-WGWFr Public Supply, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PS-WGWSa Public Supply, groundwater withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PS-WGWTo Public Supply, groundwater withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PS-WSWFr Public Supply, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PS-WSWSa Public Supply, surface-water withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PS-WSWTo Public Supply, surface-water withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PS-WFrTo Public Supply, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PS-WSaTo Public Supply, total withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PS-Wtotl Public Supply, total withdrawals, total (fresh+saline), in Mgal/d
DO-SSPop Domestic, self-supplied population, in thousands
DO-WGWFr Domestic, self-supplied groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
DO-WSWFr Domestic, self-supplied surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
DO-WFrTo Domestic, total self-supplied withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
DO-PSDel Domestic, deliveries from Public Supply, in Mgal/d
DO-TOTAL Domestic, total use (withdrawals + deliveries)
IN-WGWFr Industrial, self-supplied groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IN-WGWSa Industrial, self-supplied groundwater withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
IN-WGWTo Industrial, self-supplied groundwater withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
IN-WSWFr Industrial, self-supplied surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IN-WSWSa Industrial, self-supplied surface-water withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
IN-WSWTo Industrial, self-supplied surface-water withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
IN-WFrTo Industrial, self-supplied total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IN-WSaTo Industrial, self-supplied total withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
IN-Wtotl Industrial, self-supplied total withdrawals, total (fresh+saline), in Mgal/d
IR-WGWFr Irrigation, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IR-WSWFr Irrigation, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IR-WFrTo Irrigation, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IR-IrSpr Irrigation, acres irrigated, sprinkler, in thousands
IR-IrMic Irrigation, acres irrigated, microirrigation, in thousands
IR-IrSur Irrigation, acres irrigated, surface (flood), in thousands
IR-IrTot Irrigation, acres irrigated, total, in thousands
IC-WGWFr Irrigation-Crop, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IC-WSWFr Irrigation-Crop, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IC-WFrTo Irrigation-Crop, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IC-IrSpr Irrigation-Crop, acres irrigated, sprinkler, in thousands
IC-IrMic Irrigation-Crop, acres irrigated, microirrigation, in thousands
IC-IrSur Irrigation-Crop, acres irrigated, surface (flood), in thousands
IC-IrTot Irrigation-Crop, acres irrigated, total, in thousands
IG-WGWFr Irrigation-Golf, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IG-WSWFr Irrigation-Golf, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IG-WFrTo Irrigation-Golf, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
IG-IrSpr Irrigation-Golf, acres irrigated, sprinkler, in thousands
IG-IrMic Irrigation-Golf, acres irrigated, microirrigation, in thousands
IG-IrSur Irrigation-Golf, acres irrigated, surface (flood), in thousands
IG-IrTot Irrigation-Golf, acres irrigated, total, in thousands
LS-WGWFr Livestock, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
LS-WSWFr Livestock, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
LS-WFrTo Livestock, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
LA-WGWFr Aquaculture, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
LA-WSWFr Aquaculture, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
LA-WFrTo Aquaculture, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
MI-WGWFr Mining, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
MI-WGWSa Mining, groundwater withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
MI-WGWTo Mining, groundwater withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
MI-WSWFr Mining, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
MI-WSWSa Mining, surface-water withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
MI-WSWTo Mining, surface-water withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
MI-WFrTo Mining, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
MI-WSaTo Mining, total withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
MI-Wtotl Mining, total withdrawals, total (fresh+saline), in Mgal/d
PT-WGWFr Thermoelectric, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PT-WGWSa Thermoelectric, groundwater withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PT-WGWTo Thermoelectric, groundwater withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PT-WSWFr Thermoelectric, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PT-WSWSa Thermoelectric, surface-water withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PT-WSWTo Thermoelectric, surface-water withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PT-WFrTo Thermoelectric, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PT-WSaTo Thermoelectric, total withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PT-Wtotl Thermoelectric, total withdrawals, total (fresh+saline), in Mgal/d
PT-Power Thermoelectric, power generated, in gigawatt-hours
PO-WGWFr Thermoelectric once-through, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PO-WGWSa Thermoelectric once-through, groundwater withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PO-WGWTo Thermoelectric once-through, groundwater withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PO-WSWFr Thermoelectric once-through, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PO-WSWSa Thermoelectric once-through, surface-water withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PO-WSWTo Thermoelectric once-through, surface-water withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PO-WFrTo Thermoelectric once-through, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PO-WSaTo Thermoelectric once-through, total withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PO-WTotl Thermoelectric once-through, total withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PO-Power Thermoelectric once-through, power generated, in gigawatt-hours
PC-WGWFr Thermoelectric recirculation, groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PC-WGWSa Thermoelectric recirculation, groundwater withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PC-WGWTo Thermoelectric recirculation, groundwater withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PC-WSWFr Thermoelectric recirculation, surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PC-WSWSa Thermoelectric recirculation, surface-water withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PC-WSWTo Thermoelectric recirculation, surface-water withdrawals, total, in Mgal/d
PC-WFrTo Thermoelectric recirculation, total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
PC-WSaTo Thermoelectric recirculation, total withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
PC-WTotl Thermoelectric recirculation, total withdrawals, total (fresh+saline), in Mgal/d
PC-Power Thermoelectric recirculation, power generated, in gigawatt-hours
TO-WGWFr Total groundwater withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
TO-WGWSa Total groundwater withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
TO-WGWTo Total groundwater withdrawals, total (fresh+saline), in Mgal/d
TO-WSWFr Total surface-water withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
TO-WSWSa Total surface-water withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
TO-WSWTo Total surface-water withdrawals, total (fresh+saline), in Mgal/d
TO-WFrTo Total withdrawals, fresh, in Mgal/d
TO-WSaTo Total withdrawals, saline, in Mgal/d
TO-WTotl Total withdrawals, total (fresh+saline), in Mgal/d

 

 

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