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Seychelles

Seychelles Environment Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Adjusted net national income > Constant 2000 US$ $768.87 million 2005 152nd out of 168
Adjusted net national income > Constant 2000 US$ per capita $9,274.71 2005 36th out of 168
Biodiversity > Bird species, threatened 10 2013 117th out of 209
Biodiversity > Fish species, threatened 19 2013 114th out of 209
Biodiversity > Mammal species, threatened 6 2013 132nd out of 209
CO2 Emissions per 1000 2.71 2003 77th out of 174
CO2 emissions > Kt 545.79 kt 2003 164th out of 194
Climate change > CO2 emissions > Metric tons per capita 7.84 2010 40th out of 198
Current issues water supply depends on catchments to collect rainwater 2011
Endangered species > Bird species 10 2008 89th out of 197
Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita 4.73 km² per 1,000 people 2005 79th out of 193
National parks > Number of parks 8 2014 16th out of 27
Proportion of land area under protection 42.05% 2012 13th out of 217
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 96.25 2011 76th out of 190
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 96.25 2011 91st out of 194

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; Froese, R. and Pauly, D. (eds). 2008. FishBase database, www.fishbase.org.; 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.; Wikipedia: List of national parks (Africa); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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