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Environment > Pollution perceptions > Urban discomfort from pollution: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City. 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 feeling comfortable to spend time in the city because of the pollution?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Ghana 91.67 2013
2 Mongolia 86.54 2013
3 Bangladesh 82.14 2013
4 Iran 80.97 2014
5 Republic of Macedonia 79.76 2014
6 Burma 77.5 2013
=7 Lebanon 75 2014
=7 Jamaica 75 2014
=7 Egypt 75 2014
10 China 73.67 2014
11 Jordan 73.15 2014
12 Peru 72.22 2014
13 South Korea 71.67 2014
=14 Cambodia 71.43 2013
=14 Bolivia 71.43 2014
=14 Azerbaijan 71.43 2013
17 Nepal 70.97 2014
18 El Salvador 70.83 2013
19 Trinidad and Tobago 70 2014
20 Qatar 69.23 2014
21 Tunisia 68.75 2014
22 Pakistan 65.91 2014
23 Guatemala 65 2013
24 Tanzania 64.29 2013
25 Philippines 63.64 2014
26 Kazakhstan 63.24 2014
=27 Dominican Republic 62.5 2014
=27 Albania 62.5 2014
29 India 62.3 2014
30 Vietnam 61.11 2014
31 Venezuela 60.71 2013
32 Turkey 60.47 2014
33 Chile 60.29 2014
34 Thailand 60.14 2014
35 Libya 60 2013
36 Saudi Arabia 58.82 2014
37 Indonesia 58.72 2014
=38 Ethiopia 58.33 2013
=38 Georgia 58.33 2013
=38 Laos 58.33 2013
41 Russia 57.69 2014
42 Malaysia 57.47 2014
43 Malta 56.82 2013
=44 Mauritius 56.25 2014
=44 Guyana 56.25 2014
=46 Morocco 55 2014
=46 Oman 55 2014
48 Colombia 54.76 2014
49 Sri Lanka 54.17 2014
50 Mexico 53.72 2014
51 Algeria 53.12 2014
52 Ukraine 53.03 2014
53 Armenia 52.78 2013
54 Italy 51.65 2014
55 Hong Kong 51.61 2014
=56 Costa Rica 50 2013
=56 Ecuador 50 2013
=56 Moldova 50 2013
=56 Sudan 50 2013
60 Bulgaria 49.47 2014
61 Israel 48.75 2014
62 Romania 47.31 2014
63 Argentina 46.59 2014
64 Kenya 45.83 2014
65 Zimbabwe 45.45 2014
66 Taiwan 45 2014
67 South Africa 44.71 2014
68 Fiji 44.44 2013
69 Bosnia and Herzegovina 43.97 2014
70 Kuwait 43.75 2014
71 Latvia 42.86 2014
72 Puerto Rico 41.67 2013
73 United Arab Emirates 40.62 2014
74 Luxembourg 40 2013
75 Poland 39.83 2014
76 Panama 38.46 2014
77 Spain 37.09 2014
78 Belgium 37.04 2014
79 Brazil 36.46 2014
80 Serbia 35.8 2014
81 Kyrgyzstan 35.71 2014
82 Brunei 35 2014
83 France 34.64 2014
84 Greece 34.48 2014
85 Hungary 33.87 2014
86 Paraguay 33.33 2013
87 Belarus 32.69 2014
=88 Slovakia 32.14 2013
=88 Montenegro 32.14 2013
90 Czech Republic 31.08 2013
91 Singapore 28.7 2014
92 Denmark 28.57 2014
93 Cyprus 26.92 2014
=94 Netherlands 25 2014
=94 Belize 25 2014
=94 Syria 25 2013
97 Japan 23.86 2014
98 Austria 22.41 2013
99 United States 21.83 2014
100 Germany 21.29 2014
101 Switzerland 21.25 2014
102 United Kingdom 21.04 2014
103 Slovenia 19.12 2014
104 Norway 18.92 2014
105 Canada 17.52 2014
106 Croatia 17.42 2014
107 Uruguay 15.91 2013
108 Ireland 15.83 2014
109 Portugal 15.62 2014
110 Australia 13.5 2014
111 Sweden 12.5 2014
112 Iceland 10.94 2014
113 New Zealand 9.3 2014
114 Estonia 9.09 2014
115 Finland 8.33 2014
116 Lithuania 7.14 2014

Citation

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

Environment > Pollution perceptions > Urban discomfort from pollution: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Environment > Pollution perceptions > Urban discomfort from pollution

  • 60 of the top 112 countries by pollution perceptions > urban discomfort from pollution are Christian.
  • 44 of the top 116 countries by pollution perceptions > urban discomfort from pollution are European.
  • Iceland ranked last for pollution perceptions > urban discomfort from pollution amongst Potential Future EU Members in 2014.
  • Azerbaijan ranked first for pollution perceptions > urban discomfort from pollution amongst Eastern Europe in 2013.
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