Ecology in Switzerland

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Switzerland

Ecology in Switzerland


The continent: Europe
  
Iso2:CH
  
Iso3:CHE

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

Water in Switzerland


Renewable internal freshwater resources

40,40 {(total)[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 84 in the world of 181 (54,14%); 17 place in Europe from 40 (60%)
4 934 {per capita[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 69 in the world of 180 (62,22%); 16 place in Europe from 40 (62,50%)
4,82 % (0,963 % annual) ↗
min: 4 934; max: 7 248; max-min: 2 315 (31,93%); mid: 6 091;
-1 157 (-23,46%)

Annual freshwater withdrawals

2,01 {(total)[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 91 in the world of 181 (50,28%); 22 place in Europe from 41 (48,78%)
5,12 % (1,02 % annual) ↗
min: 2,01; max: 2,70; max-min: 0,690 (25,60%); mid: 2,35;
-0,345 (-17,21%)
0,0000002 {per capita[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 102 in the world of 181 (44,20%); 27 place in Europe from 41 (36,59%)
11,32 % (2,26 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0000002; max: 0,0000004; max-min: 0,0000002 (41,05%); mid: 0,0000003;
-0,0000001 (-34,82%)

HFC gas emissions

(ascending): 51 in the world of 73 (31,51%); 23 place in Europe from 33 (33,33%)
0,0003232 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 56 in the world of 73 (24,66%); 22 place in Europe from 33 (36,36%)
9,97 % (1,99 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0000000; max: 0,0003232; max-min: 0,0003232 (99,99%); mid: 0,0001616;
0,0001616 (49,99%)

Methane emissions

(ascending): 89 in the world of 201 (56,22%); 18 place in Europe from 42 (59,52%)
1,88 % (0,376 % annual) ↗
min: 4 749; max: 5 907; max-min: 1 158 (19,60%); mid: 5 328;
-427,99 (-8,73%)
0,0005904 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 66 in the world of 201 (67,66%); 6 place in Europe from 42 (88,10%)
8,06 % (1,61 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0005904; max: 0,0008796; max-min: 0,0002892 (32,88%); mid: 0,0007350;
-0,0001446 (-24,49%)

Nitrous oxide emissions

(ascending): 93 in the world of 200 (54%); 16 place in Europe from 41 (63,41%)
2,35 % (0,471 % annual) ↗
min: 2 385; max: 2 927; max-min: 541,89 (18,51%); mid: 2 656;
-270,94 (-11,36%)
0,0002808 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 85 in the world of 200 (58%); 7 place in Europe from 41 (85,37%)
11,11 % (2,22 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0002808; max: 0,0004632; max-min: 0,0001824 (39,38%); mid: 0,0003720;
-0,0000912 (-32,48%)

SF6 gas emissions

(ascending): 17 in the world of 54 (70,37%); 13 place in Europe from 22 (45,45%)
0,0000244 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 36 in the world of 54 (35,19%); 20 place in Europe from 22 (13,64%)
97,93 % (19,59 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0000244; max: 0,0000874; max-min: 0,0000630 (72,07%); mid: 0,0000559;
-0,0000315 (-129,01%)

Total greenhouse gas emissions

(ascending): 96 in the world of 178 (46,63%); 19 place in Europe from 38 (52,63%)
5,63 % (1,13 % annual) ↗
min: 48 000; max: 57 854; max-min: 9 854 (17,03%); mid: 52 927;
1 181 (2,18%)
0,0069062 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 101 in the world of 178 (43,82%); 9 place in Europe from 38 (78,95%)
5,76 % (1,15 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0069062; max: 0,0086416; max-min: 0,0017354 (20,08%); mid: 0,0077739;
-0,0008677 (-12,56%)