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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands Environment Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Adjusted net national income > Constant 2000 US$ $322.69 million 2005 164th out of 168
Adjusted net national income > Constant 2000 US$ per capita $687.60 2005 116th out of 168
Biodiversity > Bird species, threatened 20 2013 51st out of 209
Biodiversity > Mammal species, threatened 20 2013 42nd out of 209
CO2 Emissions per 1000 0.382 2003 133th out of 174
CO2 emissions > Kt 179.49 kt 2003 182nd out of 194
Coral reefs > Area > Per $ GDP 7.19 sq km per $1 million 1875 1st out of 1
Current issues deforestation; soil erosion; many of the surrounding coral reefs are dead or dying 2011
Endangered species > Bird species 20 2008 43th out of 197
Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita 45.46 km² per 1,000 people 2005 14th out of 193
Proportion of land area under protection 2.2% 2012 194th out of 217
Total renewable water resources 44.7 cu km 1987 10th out of 17
Total renewable water resources per million 155.82 cu km 1987 4th out of 16
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 75.72 2011 137th out of 190
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 79.26 2011 156th 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; 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; World Atlas of Coral Reefs accessible via United Nations Environment Program; 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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