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Finland

Finland Water Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Availability 18.01 thousand cubic metres 1990 30th out of 141
Dissolved oxygen concentration 11.19 mls/litre 1994 2nd out of 141
Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 100 2011 26th out of 190
Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban 100 2011 35th out of 198
Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 100 2011 25th out of 194
Drinking water > Population with improved sanitation > Rural 100 2011 28th out of 184
Freshwater internal flow 116 billion cubic metres 2005 9th out of 54
Freshwater internal flow per capita 22,111.68 cubic metres 2005 8th out of 53
Freshwater pollution 0.61 tons/cubic km 2001 40th out of 69
Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry per capita 78.64 cubic metres 2001 27th out of 55
Percent of water resources used 1.49% 2005 76th out of 89
Population connected to wastewater collecting system 81% 2002 19th out of 52
Population connected to wastewater treatment 81% 2002 12th out of 48
Proportion of marine area under protection 15.65% 2012 40th out of 169
Severe water stress 2.1 2000 76th out of 140

SOURCES: Center for Environmental Systems Research, University of Kassel, WaterGAP 2.1B, 2001 via ciesin.org; United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Global Environmental Monitoring System/Water Quality Monitoring System, with data for an additional 29 countries from Prescott-Allen,R. The Well being of Nations, Washington, DC: Island Press, 2001; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division Original html; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a5, Freshwater internal flow; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a5, Freshwater internal flow. 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 Bank, World Development Indicators 2001, Washington, DC: World Bank, 2001 (for BOD emissions)and Center for Environmental Systems Research, University of Kassel, WaterGap 2.1, 2000 (for data on waterquantity). via ciesin.org; http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a29, Net freshwater supplied by water supply industry. 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; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Center for Environmental Systems Research, University of Kassel, WaterGap 2.1, 2000 via ciesin.org

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