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El Salvador

El Salvador Pollution Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Carbon dioxide 1999 1,575 1999 102nd out of 199
Carbon dioxide 1999 per 1000 0.266 1999 122nd out of 182
Climate change > Agrees climate change is caused by human activity 75% 2014 16th out of 128
Climate change > Climate change awareness 55% 2014 81st out of 128
Climate change > Perceived as threat 51% 2008 56th out of 128
Greenhouse gas emissions > Kyoto Protocol sign date 8 June 1998 2012
Greenhouse gas emissions > United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change sign date June 13, 1992 2011
Ozone depleting substance consumption 9.55 2011 86th out of 164
Ozone depleting substance consumption per million people 1.53 2011 93th out of 163
PM10, country level > Micrograms per cubic meter 28.28 2010 89th out of 180

SOURCES: Gregg Marland, Tom Boden, and Bob Andres, University of North Dakota, via net publication; Gregg Marland, Tom Boden, and Bob Andres, University of North Dakota, via net publication. 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.; Wikipedia: Climate change opinion by country; Wikipedia: List of parties to the Kyoto Protocol (Parties); Wikipedia: List of parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (List of parties) (Parties & Observers , UNFCCC, 1 June 2011); 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.; World Bank, Development Research Group and Environment Department

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El Salvador Environment > Pollution Profiles (Subcategories)

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