Ecology in Mauritania

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Mauritania

Ecology in Mauritania


The continent: Africa
  
Iso2:MR
  
Iso3:MRT

For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Water in Mauritania


Renewable internal freshwater resources

0,400 {(total)[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 166 in the world of 181 (8,84%); 51 in Africa from 53 (5,66%)
100,77 {per capita[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 171 in the world of 180 (5,56%); 51 in Africa from 52 (3,85%)
10,77 % (2,15 % annual) ↗
min: 100,77; max: 439,96; max-min: 339,20 (77,10%); mid: 270,36;
-169,60 (-168,31%)

Annual freshwater withdrawals

1,35 {(total)[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 104 in the world of 181 (43,09%); 20 in Africa from 54 (64,81%)
0,0000003 {per capita[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 78 in the world of 181 (57,46%); 7 in Africa from 54 (88,89%)
13,26 % (2,65 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0000003; max: 0,0000006; max-min: 0,0000002 (40,56%); mid: 0,0000004;
-0,0000001 (-34,11%)

Methane emissions

(ascending): 96 in the world of 201 (52,74%); 22 in Africa from 51 (58,82%)
1,96 % (0,392 % annual) ↘
min: 2 405; max: 6 082; max-min: 3 676 (60,45%); mid: 4 243;
1 838 (30,23%)
0,0015391 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 152 in the world of 201 (24,88%); 41 in Africa from 51 (21,57%)
7,87 % (1,57 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0015391; max: 0,0027475; max-min: 0,0012084 (43,98%); mid: 0,0021433;
-0,0006042 (-39,26%)

Nitrous oxide emissions

(ascending): 95 in the world of 200 (53%); 21 in Africa from 52 (61,54%)
1,96 % (0,392 % annual) ↘
min: 997,82; max: 2 348; max-min: 1 350 (57,50%); mid: 1 673;
674,94 (28,75%)
0,0005942 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 156 in the world of 200 (22,50%); 41 in Africa from 52 (23,08%)
7,87 % (1,57 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0005942; max: 0,0012352; max-min: 0,0006411 (51,90%); mid: 0,0009147;
-0,0003205 (-53,95%)

Total greenhouse gas emissions

(ascending): 53 in the world of 178 (70,79%); 16 in Africa from 50 (70%)
2,94 % (0,588 % annual) ↘
min: 3 839; max: 13 429; max-min: 9 590 (71,41%); mid: 8 634;
4 709 (35,29%)
0,0034200 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 60 in the world of 178 (66,85%); 25 in Africa from 50 (52%)
5,44 % (1,09 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0028209; max: 0,0044075; max-min: 0,0015866 (36,00%); mid: 0,0036142;
-0,0001942 (-5,68%)