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Environment > Pollution perceptions > Air pollution: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Air Pollution. Based on 0-50 contributions for Albania, Algeria, Argentina and 86 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Canada, China and 9 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Brazil, Bulgaria, Greece and 12 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from January, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "How satisfied are you with the quality of air in this city?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Mongolia 98.21 2013
2 Ghana 92.86 2013
3 Republic of Macedonia 91.49 2014
4 Iran 89.51 2014
5 China 85.9 2014
6 Burma 84.62 2013
7 El Salvador 84.38 2013
8 Egypt 82.86 2014
9 Bangladesh 82.81 2013
10 Peru 81.25 2014
11 Albania 79.17 2014
12 Qatar 78.85 2014
13 Kazakhstan 77.94 2014
=14 Lebanon 77.5 2014
=14 Trinidad and Tobago 77.5 2014
16 South Korea 76.88 2014
17 Nepal 76.56 2014
18 Pakistan 75.4 2014
=19 Azerbaijan 75 2013
=19 Laos 75 2013
=19 Armenia 75 2013
=19 Chile 75 2014
23 Russia 73.46 2014
=24 Colombia 72.73 2014
=24 Jamaica 72.73 2014
26 Ukraine 72.66 2014
=27 Jordan 72.22 2014
=27 Bolivia 72.22 2014
29 Turkey 71.55 2014
30 Guatemala 70.83 2013
31 Malta 68.75 2013
32 India 67.89 2014
33 Kyrgyzstan 67.86 2014
34 Tunisia 67.71 2014
35 Saudi Arabia 67.57 2014
36 Sri Lanka 67.11 2014
37 Israel 67 2014
38 Cambodia 66.67 2013
39 Mexico 66.07 2014
40 Philippines 65.88 2014
41 Hong Kong 65.62 2014
42 Moldova 65 2013
43 Indonesia 64.77 2014
44 Thailand 63.98 2014
=45 Georgia 63.89 2013
=45 Vietnam 63.89 2014
47 Bulgaria 63.68 2014
48 Italy 62.26 2014
49 Taiwan 62.1 2014
50 Morocco 61.84 2014
51 Venezuela 61.67 2013
52 Kuwait 61.11 2014
53 Dominican Republic 60.71 2014
54 Bosnia and Herzegovina 59.68 2014
55 Romania 59.12 2014
56 Malaysia 56.89 2014
57 Guyana 56.25 2014
58 United Arab Emirates 55.95 2014
59 Libya 55.56 2013
60 Paraguay 54.17 2013
61 Argentina 53.26 2014
62 Belgium 53.03 2014
63 Kenya 52.08 2014
64 Serbia 51.7 2014
65 Ecuador 51.67 2013
66 South Africa 51.44 2014
67 Tanzania 50 2013
68 Poland 49.59 2014
69 Brazil 48.31 2014
70 Algeria 47.22 2014
71 Hungary 46.32 2014
=72 Ethiopia 45 2013
=72 Sudan 45 2013
=72 Oman 45 2014
75 Spain 43.96 2014
=76 Costa Rica 43.75 2013
=76 Fiji 43.75 2013
78 Czech Republic 41.15 2013
79 Greece 39.52 2014
80 France 39.49 2014
81 Singapore 39.29 2014
82 Slovakia 38.75 2013
83 Netherlands 38.16 2014
=84 Luxembourg 37.5 2013
=84 Belize 37.5 2014
=84 Slovenia 37.5 2014
=84 Latvia 37.5 2014
=84 Puerto Rico 37.5 2013
89 Belarus 36.76 2014
90 Japan 36.46 2014
91 Austria 36.03 2013
=92 Zimbabwe 33.33 2014
=92 Syria 33.33 2013
=92 Brunei 33.33 2014
=95 Montenegro 32.14 2013
=95 Panama 32.14 2014
=97 Mauritius 31.25 2014
=97 Denmark 31.25 2014
99 Cyprus 30.36 2014
100 Switzerland 30.11 2014
101 United Kingdom 29.68 2014
102 Portugal 29.03 2014
103 Germany 28.59 2014
104 Croatia 27.94 2014
105 United States 25.04 2014
106 Norway 23.78 2014
107 Canada 21.15 2014
=108 Ireland 17.19 2014
=108 Lithuania 17.19 2014
=108 Iceland 17.19 2014
111 Australia 16.32 2014
112 Sweden 15.76 2014
113 Uruguay 15.38 2013
114 New Zealand 13.59 2014
115 Finland 11.25 2014
116 Estonia 9.62 2014

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Pollution perceptions > Air pollution. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", pollution. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Environment/Pollution-perceptions/Air-pollution

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Interesting observations about Environment > Pollution perceptions > Air pollution

  • 2 of the top 3 countries by pollution perceptions > air pollution are Christian.
  • 44 of the top 116 countries by pollution perceptions > air pollution are European.
  • Iceland ranked last for pollution perceptions > air pollution amongst Potential Future EU Members in 2014.
  • Albania ranked first for pollution perceptions > air pollution amongst Eastern Europe in 2014.
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