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Table 5 Water rights status per irrigation category

From: Production risk and adoption of irrigation technology: evidence from small-scale farmers in Chile

Water source Registered in Real State Registrar or in the public land registry of the General Bureau of water Rented Title in process of regularization Use de facto
Modern (%) Traditional (%) Non-irrigated (%) Modern (%) Traditional (%) Non-irrigated (%) Modern (%) Traditional (%) Non-irrigated (%) Modern (%) Traditional (%) Non-irrigated (%)
Well 47.1 38.1 12.3 0.0 2.9 0.0 5.9 10.5 14.0 47.1 42.9 71.9
Spring 12.5 39.8 3.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 6.3 2.5 0.0 81.3 55.1 93.9
River 64.0 82.7 21.1 0.0 5.9 0.0 4.0 1.0 0.0 32.0 10.1 73.7
Stream 50.0 40.8 10.0 0.0 1.6 3.3 25.0 1.6 20.0 25.0 54.3 60.0
Seasonal reservoir 100.0 57.9 0.0 0.0 21.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 21.1 0.0
Yearly reservoir 50.0 75.8 0.0 50.0 8.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.5 0.0
Lake 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lagoon 100.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other 20.0 45.1 0.0 0.0 4.3 0.0 0.0 4.3 0.0 60.0 35.5 75.0
Total 45.4 64.7 10.2 1.3 4.7 0.7 6.7 2.2 9.5 45.3 26.4 74.8
  1. Source: Own elaboration based on Censual data, 2007