Ecology in United Kingdom

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Ecology in United Kingdom


The continent: Europe
  
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Water in United Kingdom


Renewable internal freshwater resources

145 {(total)[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 45 in the world of 181 (75,69%); 7 place in Europe from 40 (85%)
2 244 {per capita[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 100 in the world of 180 (45%); 26 place in Europe from 40 (37,50%)
3,01 % (0,601 % annual) ↗
min: 2 244; max: 2 723; max-min: 478,88 (17,59%); mid: 2 484;
-239,44 (-10,67%)

Annual freshwater withdrawals

8,21 {(total)[?]}
(2014)
(descending): 56 in the world of 181 (69,61%); 11 place in Europe from 41 (75,61%)
1,46 % (0,291 % annual) ↗
min: 8,21; max: 15,81; max-min: 7,60 (48,05%); mid: 12,01;
-3,80 (-46,24%)
0,0000001 {per capita[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 129 in the world of 181 (29,28%); 35 place in Europe from 41 (17,07%)
5,29 % (1,06 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0000001; max: 0,0000003; max-min: 0,0000001 (50,35%); mid: 0,0000002;
-0,0000001 (-50,70%)

HFC gas emissions

(ascending): 65 in the world of 73 (12,33%); 29 place in Europe from 33 (15,15%)
0,0002608 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 48 in the world of 73 (35,62%); 16 place in Europe from 33 (54,55%)
18,87 % (3,77 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0000457; max: 0,0002608; max-min: 0,0002150 (82,46%); mid: 0,0001533;
0,0001075 (41,23%)

Methane emissions

(ascending): 170 in the world of 201 (15,92%); 38 place in Europe from 42 (11,90%)
3,73 % (0,745 % annual) ↗
min: 58 980; max: 125 000; max-min: 66 020 (52,82%); mid: 91 990;
-33 010 (-55,97%)
0,0008651 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 111 in the world of 201 (45,27%); 16 place in Europe from 42 (64,29%)
12,67 % (2,53 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0008651; max: 0,0022054; max-min: 0,0013404 (60,78%); mid: 0,0015353;
-0,0006702 (-77,47%)

Nitrous oxide emissions

(ascending): 172 in the world of 200 (14,50%); 36 place in Europe from 41 (14,63%)
4,74 % (0,948 % annual) ↗
min: 25 335; max: 73 193; max-min: 47 859 (65,39%); mid: 49 264;
-23 929 (-94,45%)
0,0003639 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 110 in the world of 200 (45,50%); 13 place in Europe from 41 (70,73%)
16,18 % (3,24 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0003639; max: 0,0011338; max-min: 0,0007699 (67,90%); mid: 0,0007488;
-0,0003849 (-105,78%)

SF6 gas emissions

(ascending): 32 in the world of 54 (42,59%); 19 place in Europe from 22 (18,18%)
0,0000096 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 22 in the world of 54 (61,11%); 12 place in Europe from 22 (50%)
7,84 % (1,57 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0000089; max: 0,0000196; max-min: 0,0000107 (54,72%); mid: 0,0000142;
-0,0000046 (-47,83%)

Total greenhouse gas emissions

(ascending): 165 in the world of 178 (7,87%); 36 place in Europe from 38 (7,89%)
4,06 % (0,813 % annual) ↗
min: 568 062; max: 876 952; max-min: 308 891 (35,22%); mid: 722 507;
-136 727 (-23,34%)
0,0098089 {metric tons per capita[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 128 in the world of 178 (28,65%); 23 place in Europe from 38 (42,11%)
0,988 % (0,198 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0097120; max: 0,015; max-min: 0,0053713 (35,61%); mid: 0,012;
-0,0025888 (-26,39%)