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Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Environment > Waste generation

DEFINITION: Kilograms of waste generated per person per year ( 2000).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United Kingdom 480 kgs per person per year 2000
2 United States 460 kgs per person per year 2000
3 France 360 kgs per person per year 2000
4 Germany 340 kgs per person per year 2000
5 Canada 330 kgs per person per year 2000
6 Japan 270 kgs per person per year 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Waste generation. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD Environmental Data Compendium: 2002. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Group-of-7-countries-(G7)/Environment/Waste-generation

Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Environment > Waste generation

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Interesting observations about Environment > Waste generation

  • All of the top 3 countries by waste generation are European.
  • Japan ranked last for waste generation amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2000.
  • All of the bottom 16 countries by waste generation are High income OECD.
  • All of the top 2 countries by waste generation are European Union.
  • All of the top 2 countries by waste generation are NATO.
  • 11 of the top 14 countries by waste generation are Christian.
  • Canada ranked second last for waste generation amongst English speaking countries in 2000.
  • 5 of the top 6 countries by waste generation are Cold countries'.
  • Netherlands ranked first for waste generation amongst Western Europe in 2000.
  • France ranked third last for waste generation amongst Non-religious countries in 2000.
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