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Latvia

Latvia Waste Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Hazardous waste created 67,462 tonnes 2008 41st out of 56
Hazardous waste created per thousand people 29.77 tonnes 2008 35th out of 55
Local garbage collected 753,000 tonnes 2009 53th out of 68
Local garbage collected per thousand people 333.95 tonnes 2009 50th out of 68
Population served by local garbage collection 85% 2009 28th 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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