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Estonia

Estonian Waste Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Hazardous waste created 7.54 million tonnes 2008 8th out of 56
Hazardous waste created per thousand people 5,622.76 tonnes 2008 1st out of 55
Local garbage collected 464,000 tonnes 2009 58th out of 68
Local garbage collected per thousand people 346.2 tonnes 2009 46th out of 68
Population served by local garbage collection 79% 2009 30th out of 39

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; 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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