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Iceland

Iceland Waste Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Hazardous waste created 8,501 tonnes 2004 53th out of 61
Hazardous waste created per thousand people 29.11 tonnes 2004 37th out of 60
Local garbage collected 177,000 tonnes 2009 65th out of 68
Local garbage collected per thousand people 555.73 tonnes 2009 20th out of 68
Population served by local garbage collection 100% 2008 14th out of 52

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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