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Environment > Pollution perceptions > Clean water: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Water Quality. 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 "Are you concerned with the water pollution in this city?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Iceland 93.33 2014
2 Sweden 90.79 2014
3 Switzerland 88.24 2014
4 Austria 83 2013
=5 Estonia 81.82 2014
=5 Lithuania 81.82 2014
7 Norway 81.25 2014
8 Slovenia 80 2014
9 Croatia 79.31 2014
10 Uruguay 77.5 2013
11 New Zealand 76.35 2014
12 Australia 76.03 2014
13 Czech Republic 75.96 2013
14 Germany 75.36 2014
=15 Finland 75 2014
=15 Portugal 75 2014
17 Cyprus 72.92 2014
18 United Kingdom 72.77 2014
19 Netherlands 72.16 2014
20 Slovakia 71.88 2013
21 Syria 70.83 2013
22 Denmark 70.45 2014
23 Hungary 69.64 2014
=24 Luxembourg 68.75 2013
=24 Brunei 68.75 2014
26 Singapore 68.27 2014
27 Canada 66.34 2014
28 Spain 63.89 2014
29 Poland 63.24 2014
=30 Colombia 62.5 2014
=30 Belgium 62.5 2014
32 Ireland 61.46 2014
33 Japan 61.25 2014
34 Greece 60.62 2014
35 Serbia 60.26 2014
36 Latvia 60 2014
37 Georgia 58.33 2013
38 France 57.29 2014
39 Romania 57.02 2014
40 Puerto Rico 56.25 2013
41 Italy 55.91 2014
42 Armenia 55.56 2013
43 Ecuador 55 2013
44 Israel 54.69 2014
45 Belize 54.17 2014
46 United States 54.13 2014
=47 Bosnia and Herzegovina 53.57 2014
=47 Montenegro 53.57 2013
49 Republic of Macedonia 53.47 2014
50 Malta 52.78 2013
51 Hong Kong 52.42 2014
=52 South Korea 50 2014
=52 Libya 50 2013
=52 Moldova 50 2013
=52 Guatemala 50 2013
=52 Albania 50 2014
=52 Bulgaria 50 2014
=52 Kuwait 50 2014
59 Argentina 48.75 2014
60 Saudi Arabia 48.28 2014
61 Chile 47.83 2014
=62 United Arab Emirates 47.22 2014
=62 Belarus 47.22 2014
64 Kyrgyzstan 46.43 2014
65 Paraguay 45.83 2013
66 Malaysia 45.69 2014
67 Kazakhstan 43.06 2014
68 Morocco 42.19 2014
=69 Tanzania 41.67 2013
=69 Mongolia 41.67 2013
=69 Ukraine 41.67 2014
=69 Burma 41.67 2013
73 Iran 41.15 2014
74 Russia 41.02 2014
=75 Qatar 40.38 2014
=75 South Africa 40.38 2014
77 Brazil 40 2014
78 Tunisia 39.06 2014
=79 Costa Rica 38.89 2013
=79 Fiji 38.89 2013
81 Kenya 38.64 2014
=82 Dominican Republic 37.5 2014
=82 Venezuela 37.5 2013
=82 Algeria 37.5 2014
85 Vietnam 36.11 2014
86 Mauritius 35.71 2014
87 Turkey 35.59 2014
88 India 34.11 2014
89 Mexico 33.73 2014
90 Taiwan 32.5 2014
91 Indonesia 32.47 2014
92 Sudan 32.14 2013
93 Thailand 31.5 2014
94 Laos 31.25 2013
95 Bolivia 30 2014
96 Philippines 28.95 2014
97 Guyana 28.12 2014
98 Egypt 27.78 2014
99 China 27.34 2014
100 Sri Lanka 26.47 2014
=101 Panama 25 2014
=101 Nepal 25 2014
=101 Oman 25 2014
104 Pakistan 22.4 2014
105 Jamaica 22.22 2014
=106 Lebanon 21.43 2014
=106 Azerbaijan 21.43 2013
108 Ethiopia 20.83 2013
109 Jordan 20.19 2014
110 Zimbabwe 20 2014
111 El Salvador 18.75 2013
112 Peru 17.19 2014
113 Trinidad and Tobago 15 2014
114 Cambodia 14.29 2013
115 Bangladesh 10.42 2013
116 Ghana 0.0 2013

Citation

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

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Interesting observations about Environment > Pollution perceptions > Clean water

  • All of the top 3 countries by pollution perceptions > clean water are Christian.
  • All of the top 8 countries by pollution perceptions > clean water are European.
  • 3 of the top 4 countries by pollution perceptions > clean water are Tourist destination.
  • Turkey ranked last for pollution perceptions > clean water amongst Potential Future EU Members in 2014.
  • Slovenia ranked first for pollution perceptions > clean water amongst Eastern Europe in 2014.
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