Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Environment > Wildness

DEFINITION: Percent of land area having very low anthropogenic impact
Units: Percent of Land Area
Units: Global grids for population (GPW), land use (USGS AVHRR based classification from EROS data center), VMAP roads, VMAP railways, VMAP coastlines, VMAP major rivers and the stable lights data were all scored for "wildness". The scores were aggregated and normalized.


1 Canada 81.87% 1990
2 United States 35.89% 1990
3 United Kingdom 0.21% 1990
4 Japan 0.06% 1990
=5 France 0.04% 1990
=5 Italy 0.04% 1990
7 Germany 0.02% 1990


"Countries Compared by Environment > Wildness. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Wild Areas Project (WAP), joint Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and CIESIN project to map the lastwild places on the earth's surface. via ciesin.org. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Group-of-7-countries-(G7)/Environment/Wildness

Group of 7 countries (G7) Compared by Environment > Wildness


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