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What proportion of the population is exposed to particulate matter (PM2.5) above the WHO threshold of 15 micrograms/m3?

EUOECD
 
Top group
Score
Particulate Matter
10
Australia
10.0
0.00
Estonia
10.0
0.00
Finland
10.0
0.00
Iceland
10.0
0.00
Ireland
10.0
0.00
Latvia
10.0
0.00
New Zealand
10.0
0.00
Norway
10.0
0.00
Luxembourg
10.0
0.06
Sweden
10.0
0.10
Canada
10.0
0.39
9
UK
9.9
0.75
Denmark
9.9
1.18
Portugal
9.8
2.49
USA
9.3
8.21
 
Upper middle group
8
Switzerland
8.5
16.31
Spain
8.3
18.39
7
France
7.9
23.45
Lithuania
7.6
26.77
Malta
7.3
30.04
6
Mexico
6.9
34.72
Germany
6.9
34.92
Cyprus
6.5
39.40
 
Lower middle group
5
Belgium
5.6
48.56
Bulgaria
5.5
50.40
Chile
5.3
51.89
Austria
5.3
52.66
Netherlands
5.1
54.62
4
Japan
4.5
61.40
Italy
4.2
64.40
3
Greece
3.7
69.96
Slovenia
3.2
75.74
 
Bottom group
2
Croatia
2.5
83.26
1
Romania
1.9
89.74
Czech Rep.
1.9
90.27
Turkey
1.8
91.02
Poland
1.4
95.24
Israel
1.1
99.43
South Korea
1.0
99.81
Hungary
1.0
99.96
Slovakia
1.0
100.00
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