Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Population vs Pollution (PM10) in the Urban Africa, Asia, and Latin America

Estimated annual average PM10 concentrations for year 2002 (from WDI) are compared against the urban population in Africa, Asia, and Latin America (for year 2005). Click on the images to enlarge view. A detailed analysis of PM pollution is Asia is presented in SIM-20-2009.

The measurement data from the WHO AMIS 3.0 for year 2000.

1 comment:

mikesac said...

The statistics are here in front of our eyes...both scary numbers but we have to change them...get smart and do a good work to change the statistics here.
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