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European Union Compared by Environment > Acidification

DEFINITION: Percentage of country with acidification excedence
Units: Percent of Land Area
Units: From a map of acidification excedence, all areas at risk within each country were added together in order to calculate the percentage of the entire country at risk of excedence. See pages 21-22 of the 2001 ESI report for more details on how the acidification excedence map was produced.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Czech Republic 89.22% 2001
2 Belgium 75.83% 2001
3 Denmark 54.88% 2001
4 Ireland 54.16% 2001
5 Poland 53.45% 2001
6 Germany 51.88% 2001
7 Austria 50.81% 2001
8 United Kingdom 45.75% 2001
9 Netherlands 43.81% 2001
10 Slovenia 40.11% 2001
11 Sweden 34.37% 2001
12 Slovakia 27.23% 2001
13 Romania 19.27% 2001
14 France 18.84% 2001
15 Italy 17.94% 2001
16 Bulgaria 14.1% 2001
17 Hungary 4.93% 2001
18 Croatia 4.69% 2001
19 Spain 3.65% 2001
20 Portugal 3.24% 2001
21 Greece 2.77% 2001
22 Latvia 1.95% 2001
23 Finland 1.19% 2001
=24 Estonia 0.0 2001
=24 Lithuania 0.0 2001

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Acidification. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Stockholm Environment Institute at York, Acidification in Developing Countries: Ecosystem Sensitivity and the Critical Loads Approach at the Global scale, 2000 via ciesin.org. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/European-Union/Environment/Acidification

European Union Compared by Environment > Acidification

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