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Swaziland

Swaziland Environment Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Adjusted net national income > Constant 2000 US$ $2.69 billion 2011 70th out of 83
Adjusted net national income > Constant 2000 US$ per capita $2,216.62 2011 39th out of 83
Biodiversity > Bird species, threatened 11 2013 115th out of 209
Biodiversity > Mammal species, threatened 6 2013 139th out of 209
CO2 Emissions per 1000 0.356 2003 136th out of 174
CO2 emissions > Kt 956.04 kt 2003 153th out of 194
Climate change > CO2 emissions > Metric tons per capita 0.857 2010 141st out of 198
Current issues limited supplies of potable water; wildlife populations being depleted because of excessive hunting; overgrazing; soil degradation; soil erosion 2011
Endangered species > Bird species 7 2008 124th out of 197
Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita 4.78 km² per 1,000 people 2005 78th out of 193
Proportion of land area under protection 3.02% 2012 188th out of 217
Total renewable water resources 4.5 cu km 1987 16th out of 17
Total renewable water resources per million 5.86 cu km 1987 11th out of 16
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 66.55 2011 153th out of 190
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 72.21 2011 165th 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; 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.; 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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