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Canada

Canada Waste Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Local garbage collected 13.38 million tonnes 2004 11th out of 74
Local garbage collected per thousand people 418.04 tonnes 2004 33th out of 72
Population served by local garbage collection 99% 1996 20th out of 35

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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"Canada Waste Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Canada/Environment/Waste