Municipal Waste Generated Per Capita

This key economic indicator for the Waste Management sector has been recently updated.

  1. Norway was up 3.5% of Municipal Waste Generated Per Capita in 2019, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2014 Norway Municipal Waste Generated Per Capita grew 12.5% year on year attaining 761.04 Kilograms Per Capita.
  3. In 2019 New Zealand was number 1 in Municipal Waste Generated Per Capita.
  4. In 2017 Chile was number 24 in Municipal Waste Generated Per Capita close to 439.73 Kilograms Per Capita, jumping from 29 in 2016.

Top Countries in Municipal Waste Generated Per Capita

# 36 Countries Kilograms Per Capita Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
New Zealand
787.05 2019 +0.8 % +4.2 % View data
2 #2
Denmark
779.59 2019 +1.1 % +0.3 % View data
3 #3
Norway
761.04 2019 +3.5 % +12.5 % View data
4 #4
United States
743.03 2019 +0.1 % +0.3 % View data
5 #5
Switzerland
709.33 2019 +0.6 % -0.6 % View data
6 #6
Iceland
695.17 2019 +2.1 % +5.5 % View data
7 #7
Israel
672.94 2019 -0.3 % +1.3 % View data
8 #8
Germany
618.77 2019 +0.8 % -0.3 % View data
9 #9
Luxembourg
611.30 2019 -0.4 % -0.5 % View data
10 #10
Austria
574.90 2019 -0.1 % +0.5 % View data
11 #11
Ireland
571.77 2019 -0.8 % +0.2 % View data
12 #12
Australia
552.15 2019 -0.7 % -1.2 % View data
13 #13
Finland
543.81 2019 -1.2 % +2.5 % View data
14 #14
France
527.26 2019 +0.0 % +0.3 % View data
15 #15
Greece
520.24 2019 +0.9 % +0.9 % View data
16 #16
Netherlands
511.60 2019 -0.9 % -0.6 % View data
17 #17
Portugal
507.62 2019 -0.6 % +2.2 % View data
18 #18
Italy
493.39 2019 -0.8 % +0.1 % View data
19 #19
Slovenia
479.25 2019 -1.2 % +2.2 % View data
20 #20
Spain
468.21 2019 -1.6 % +1.0 % View data
21 #21
Lithuania
464.78 2019 +0.1 % +1.7 % View data
22 #22
United Kingdom
454.65 2019 -0.8 % -0.9 % View data
23 #23
Sweden
443.64 2019 +0.8 % +0.2 % View data
24 #24
Chile
439.73 2017 +10.8 % NA View data
25 #25
Latvia
415.91 2019 +2.2 % +3.0 % View data
26 #26
Turkey
412.92 2019 -0.2 % +0.8 % View data
27 #27
Slovakia
409.98 2019 -0.8 % +5.2 % View data
28 #28
Belgium
404.59 2019 -1.1 % -0.9 % View data
29 #29
Estonia
403.23 2019 -0.4 % +2.5 % View data
30 #30
Hungary
379.95 2019 -1.1 % -0.4 % View data
31 #31
South Korea
378.16 2019 +0.0 % +1.0 % View data
32 #32
Czech Republic
351.93 2019 +0.6 % +2.7 % View data
33 #33
Japan
329.32 2019 -1.0 % -1.0 % View data
34 #34
Poland
326.30 2019 -0.9 % +3.8 % View data
35 #35
Costa Rica
273.92 2019 -5.4 % -5.8 % View data
36 #36
Colombia
239.94 2019 -0.0 % +4.5 % View data

Source: OECD

Go Top