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Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Environment > Pollution > PM10, country level > Micrograms per cubic meter

DEFINITION: PM10, country level (micrograms per cubic meter). Particulate matter concentrations refer to fine suspended particulates less than 10 microns in diameter (PM10) that are capable of penetrating deep into the respiratory tract and causing significant health damage. Data for countries and aggregates for regions and income groups are urban-population weighted PM10 levels in residential areas of cities with more than 100,000 residents. The estimates represent the average annual exposure level of the average urban resident to outdoor particulate matter. The state of a country's technology and pollution controls is an important determinant of particulate matter concentrations.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Japan 24.07 2010
2 Italy 20.63 2010
3 United States 17.78 2010
4 Germany 15.64 2010
5 Canada 14.55 2010
6 United Kingdom 12.78 2010
7 France 11.93 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Pollution > PM10, country level > Micrograms per cubic meter. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, Development Research Group and Environment Department. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Group-of-7-countries-(G7)/Environment/Pollution/PM10,-country-level/Micrograms-per-cubic-meter

Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Environment > Pollution > PM10, country level > Micrograms per cubic meter

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