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Table 7 Changes in the water balance ratios under 2013 and 2020 land use scenarios

From: The impact of future climate and land use/cover change on water resources in the Ndembera watershed and their mitigation and adaptation strategies

Water balance ratios LU2013 LU2020 Change
Streamflow/precipitation 0.18 0.13 − 0.05
Baseflow/total flow 0.78 0.64 − 0.14
Surface runoff/total flow 0.22 0.36 0.14
Percolation/precipitation 0.38 0.38 0
Deep recharge/precipitation 0.24 0.24 0
ET/precipitation 0.51 0.55 0.04