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British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands Environment Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Current issues limited natural fresh water resources (except for a few seasonal streams and springs on Tortola, most of the islands' water supply comes from wells and rainwater catchments) 2011
Proportion of land area under protection 8.96% 2012 137th out of 217
Sanitation > Population with improved sanitation > Urban and rural 97.5 2011 57th out of 188
Waste > Local garbage collected 36,697 tonnes 2005 76th out of 79
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 94.85 2007 78th out of 199
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban 94.85 2007 134th out of 204
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 94.85 2007 98th out of 204

Citation

"British Virgin Islands Environment Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/British-Virgin-Islands/Environment

British Virgin Islands Environment Profiles (Subcategories)

Sanitation 3 Water 8