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Belgium

Belgian Waste Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Hazardous waste created 5.92 million tonnes 2008 11th out of 56
Hazardous waste created per thousand people 552.65 tonnes 2008 7th out of 55
Local garbage collected 5.28 million tonnes 2009 21st out of 68
Local garbage collected per thousand people 488.77 tonnes 2009 26th out of 68
Population served by local garbage collection 100% 2009 10th out of 39

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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