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Somalia

Somalia Environment Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Biodiversity > Bird species, threatened 14 2013 81st out of 209
CO2 emissions > Kt 10.99 kt 1995 194th out of 194
CO2 emissions > Kt per 1000 0.00173 kt 1995 189th out of 189
Climate change > CO2 emissions > Kt 608.72 2010 165th out of 198
Current issues famine; use of contaminated water contributes to human health problems; deforestation; overgrazing; soil erosion; desertification 2011
Ecological footprint 0.97 2000 115th out of 141
Emissions > CO2 emissions > Metric tons per capita 0.07 2007 179th out of 187
Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita 8.67 km² per 1,000 people 2005 52nd out of 193
Marine fish catch 19,100 tons 1999 78th out of 139
Marine fish catch per 1000 2.67 tons 1999 73th out of 139
National parks > Number of parks 6 2014 19th out of 27
Proportion of land area under protection 0.584% 2012 206th out of 217
Total renewable water resources 15.7 cu km 1997 16th out of 31
Total renewable water resources per million 2.35 cu km 1997 17th out of 31
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 29.55 2011 194th out of 194

SOURCES: United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre; World Development Indicators database; World Development Indicators database. 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.; 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; World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Living Planet Report 2000, Gland, Switzerland: 2000, and Redefining Progress.; FAOSTAT on-line database; FAOSTAT on-line database. 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.; Wikipedia: List of national parks (Africa); 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

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