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Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago Waste Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Hazardous waste created 11,452 tonnes 2003 35th out of 46
Hazardous waste created per thousand people 8.92 tonnes 2003 33th out of 45
Local garbage collected 425,000 tonnes 2002 55th out of 73
Local garbage collected per thousand people 332.62 tonnes 2002 44th out of 71
Population served by local garbage collection 90% 1995 23th out of 42

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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