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Federated States of Micronesia

Federated States of Micronesia Environment Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Biodiversity > Bird species, threatened 10 2013 118th out of 209
Biodiversity > Fish species, threatened 20 2013 110th out of 209
Biodiversity > GEF benefits index for biodiversity > 0 = no biodiversity potential to 100 = maximum 2.61 2008 86th out of 204
Biodiversity > Mammal species, threatened 7 2013 120th out of 209
Biodiversity > Plant species > Higher, threatened 5 2013 127th out of 209
Biodiversity richness 3 1994 10th out of 53
CPIA business regulatory environment rating > 1=low to 6=high per million 19.34 2012 9th out of 80
Climate change > CO2 emissions > Kg per 2000 US$ of GDP $0.42 2010 102nd out of 182
Climate change > CO2 emissions > Kt 102.68 2010 195th out of 198
Climate change > CO2 emissions > Kt per 1000 0.991 2010 136th out of 198
Climate change > CO2 emissions > Metric tons per capita 0.991 2010 136th out of 198
Current issues climate change, pollution 2011
Forest area > Sq. km 630 km² 2005 162nd out of 193
Forest area > Sq. km > Per capita 5.7 km² per 1,000 people 2005 72nd out of 193
Pollution > Ozone depleting substance consumption 0.06 2011 152nd out of 164
Pollution > Ozone depleting substance consumption per million people 0.58 2011 129th out of 163
Proportion of land area under protection 4.03% 2012 177th out of 217
Sanitation > Population with improved sanitation > Urban and rural 55.19 2011 139th out of 188
Threatened species 18 1990 99th out of 158
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Rural 87.51 2011 112th out of 190
Water > Drinking water > Population with improved drinking water sources > Urban and rural 89.13 2011 131st out of 194

SOURCES: United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre; Froese, R. and Pauly, D. (eds). 2008. FishBase database, www.fishbase.org.; Kiran Dev Pandey, Piet Buys, Ken Chomitz, and David Wheeler's, "Biodiversity Conservation Indicators: New Tools for Priority Setting at the Global Environment Facility" (2006).; United Nations Environmental Program and the World Conservation Monitoring Centre; World Bank Group, CPIA database (http://www.worldbank.org/ida). 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.; Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States.; Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States. 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.; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; World Development Indicators 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; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations World Statistics Pocketbook and Statistical Yearbook; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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Federated States of Micronesia Environment Profiles (Subcategories)

Biodiversity 6 Pollution 4
Climate change 13 Sanitation 3
Forest area 4 Water 5