×
Palestine

Palestine Environment Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Ecological footprint 1.4 2012 37th out of 50
Pollution > Climate change > Agrees climate change is caused by human activity 50% 2014 85th out of 128
Pollution > Climate change > Climate change awareness 67% 2014 58th out of 128
Proportion of land area under protection 0.215% 2012 213th out of 217
Sanitation > Population with improved sanitation > Urban and rural 94.29 2011 77th out of 188
Waste > Hazardous waste created 14,422.8 tonnes 2009 12th out of 19
Waste > Local garbage collected 1.35 million tonnes 2001 39th out of 70
Waste > Population served by local garbage collection 75.1% 2008 42nd out of 52
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 82.34 2011 125th out of 190
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 81.8 2011 150th out of 194
Water > Percent of water resources used 49.94% 2005 15th out of 89

Citation

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

Palestine Environment Profiles (Subcategories)

Pollution 3 Waste 3
Sanitation 3 Water 8
  • Palestine ranked 56 places from the bottom for ecological footprint globally in 2012.
  • Palestine has ranked 5th from the bottom for proportion of land area under protection since 2010.