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Environment > Expenditure pollution control as % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Expenditure on pollution controland abatement as % of GDP, 1999 ..

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 NetherlandsNetherlands 1.8% of GDP 1999
2 AustriaAustria 1.7% of GDP 1999
3 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 1.6% of GDP 1999
4 JapanJapan 1.6% of GDP 1999
5 United StatesUnited States 1.6% of GDP 1999
6 GermanyGermany 1.5% of GDP 1999
7 FranceFrance 1.4% of GDP 1999
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 1.3% of GDP 1999
8 NorwayNorway 1.2% of GDP 1999
9 SwedenSweden 1.2% of GDP 1999
10 FinlandFinland 1.1% of GDP 1999
11 CanadaCanada 1.1% of GDP 1999
12 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 1% of GDP 1999
13 DenmarkDenmark 0.9% of GDP 1999
14 BelgiumBelgium 0.9% of GDP 1999
15 ItalyItaly 0.9% of GDP 1999
16 AustraliaAustralia 0.8% of GDP 1999
17 IrelandIreland 0.6% of GDP 1999

Citation

"All countries compared for Environment > Expenditure pollution control as % of GDP", OECD Environmental Indicators, p. 104. See also Myriam Linster and Frederique Zegel, 'Pollution Abatement and Control in OECD Countries', OECD Working Group on Environmental Information and Outlooks at www.oecd.org. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Environment/Expenditure-pollution-control-as-%-of-GDP

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