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Mauritius

Mauritius Waste Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Hazardous waste created 4,150 tonnes 2009 16th out of 19
Hazardous waste created per thousand people 3.25 tonnes 2009 13th out of 18
Local garbage collected 407,760.01 tonnes 2009 60th out of 68
Local garbage collected per thousand people 319.8 tonnes 2009 51st out of 68
Population served by local garbage collection 98% 2009 22nd 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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