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Comoros

Comoros Environment Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Adjusted net national income > Constant 2000 US$ $344.78 million 2005 160th out of 168
Adjusted net national income > Constant 2000 US$ per capita $573.93 2005 124th out of 168
Biodiversity > Bird species, threatened 9 2013 126th out of 209
Biodiversity > Mammal species, threatened 5 2013 140th out of 209
CO2 Emissions per 1000 0.155 2003 151st out of 174
CO2 emissions > Kt 87.91 kt 2003 192nd out of 194
Climate change > CO2 emissions > Metric tons per capita 0.204 2010 173th out of 198
Current issues soil degradation and erosion results from crop cultivation on slopes without proper terracing; deforestation 2011
Endangered species > Bird species 8 2008 104th out of 197
Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita 0.083 km² per 1,000 people 2005 183th out of 193
Proportion of land area under protection 10.1% 2012 134th out of 217
Total renewable water resources 1.2 cu km 2003 20th out of 21
Total renewable water resources per million 2.1 cu km 2003 13th out of 20
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 96.73 2011 74th out of 190
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 95.05 2010 101st out of 196

SOURCES: The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium; The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium. 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 Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre; United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre; World Resources Institute. 2003. Carbon Emissions from energy use and cement manufacturing, 1850 to 2000. Available on-line through the Climate Analysis Indicators Tool (CAIT) at Washington, DC: World Resources Institute. 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.; World Development Indicators database; Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States.; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre, and International Union for Conservation of Nature, Red List of Threatened Species.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008. 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

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