top 10 most polluted countries in the world

Let us first find out what the pollution is. What do you think which place is our country comes in pollution. let’s find out top 10 most polluted countries in the world .

Some Important
Information Before You Start.

What is pollution
Pollutants harm the environment and organisms. Pollution means – ‘air, water, soil etc. Being contaminated with unwanted substances’, which has a direct impact on living beings.
Pollution is often classified as point source or non-source source pollution. 9 million people killed by the pollution in 2015

What is particulate matter (pm)
Fine particles (PM2.5) are 2.5 micrometers in diameter or smaller, and can only be seen with an electron microscope.

Fine particles are produced from all types of combustion, including motor vehicles, power plants, residential wood burning, forest fires, agricultural burning, and some industrial processes.

What is ug/m3

The concentration of an air pollutant (eg. ozone) is given in micrograms (one-millionth of a gram) per cubic meter air or µg/m3.

what is (WHO)

The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health. It was established on 7 April 1948, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Top 10 most polluted countries in the world

1. Pakistan

pakistan today is in 1st place in the world of pollution.

According to a Pakistani official, coal power project in Sahiwal is also the cause of pollution.
In Pakistan, air pollution and water pollution are the main reason for pollution to Pakistan and there are many other factors. The Pakistani cities that are highly ranked for having the worst quality of air are Karachi which is ranked as the 5th most polluted city in the world, The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 115 ug/m3 making Pakistan the most polluted country in the world. About 120000 people die from pollution every year due to air pollution in Pakistan.

pollution in Pakistan

Air Pollution  Drinking Water 70.69 High
Pollution and Inaccessibility 60.53 High
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 68.02 High
Dirty and Untidy 63.31 High
Noise and Light Pollution 62.46 High
Water Pollution 71.78 High

2 QATAR

Qatar today is in 2nd place in the world of pollution.

The most polluted cities in Qatar are Doha which is the capital city and is ranked as the 12th most polluted city in the world. In Qatar, air pollution noise and light pollution are the main reason for pollution in Qatar and there are many other factors.The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 92.4 ug/m3 making Qatar the 2nd most polluted country in the world. About 100000 people die from pollution every year due to pollution in Qatar.

Air Pollution 70.83 High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 44.58 Moderate
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 46.67 Moderate
Dirty and Untidy 45.83 Moderate
Noise and Light Pollution 63.33 High
Water Pollution 53.45 Moderate
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 59.47 Moderate
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 64.58 High

 

3 Afghanistan

Afghanistan today is in 3rd place in the world of pollution. In Afghanistan, air pollution and Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal pollution are the main reason of pollution to Afghanistan and there are many other factors. The most polluted city in Afghanistan is Kabul which is the capital city of the country. The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 86ug/m3 making Afghanistan the most polluted country in the world.up to 3,000 citizens die each year in Kabul due to air pollution

pollution in Afghanistan

Air Pollution 83.55 Very High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 72.22 High
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 83.00 Very High
Dirty and Untidy 79.63 High
Noise and Light Pollution 48.15 Moderate
Water Pollution 75.00 High
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 83.33 Very High
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 74.00 High

 

 

4 Bangladesh

Bangladesh today is in 4th place in the world of pollution. The worst air quality and the most polluted city in Bangladesh is Narayonganj. In Bangladesh, air pollution water pollution is the main reason for pollution to Bangladesh. And there are many other factors. The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 83.3 ug/m3 making Bangladesh the 4 most polluted countries in the world. According to a World Bank report.Air pollution kills 15,000 Bangladeshi people each year. Bangladesh is also come in top 10 most polluted countries in the world

pollution in Bangladesh

Air Pollution 83.12 Very High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 56.76 Moderate
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 76.71 High
Dirty and Untidy 75.34 High
Noise and Light Pollution 67.81 High
Water Pollution 74.30 High
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 78.42 High
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 68.75 High

 

 

5 Egypt

Egypt today is in 5th place in the world of pollution. The most polluted cities in Egypt can be found in the Delta area and Cairo which is the capital city is also among the most polluted cities in the world. In Egypt, Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal pollution Dirty and Untidy pollution is the main reason for pollution to Egypt. And there are many other factors. The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 73 ug/m3 making Egypt the most polluted country in the world. About 35000 people die from pollution every year due to pollution in Egypt.

Air Pollution 77.35 High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.38 High
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 84.55 Very High
Dirty and Untidy 80.50 Very High
Noise and Light Pollution 70.25 High
Water Pollution 74.77 High
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 70.85 High
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 74.88 High

6 United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates today is in 6th place in the world of pollution. In UAE air pollution noise and light pollution are the main reason for pollution to UAE. The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 64. ug/m3 making the United Arab Emirates is the 6 most polluted country in the world. Air pollution kills 600 United Arab Emirates each year, according to a World Bank report.

pollution in UAE

Air Pollution 55.77 Moderate
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 36.09 Low
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 39.30 Low
Dirty and Untidy 31.70 Low
Noise and Light Pollution 54.00 Moderate
Water Pollution 45.91 Moderate
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 43.01 Moderate
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 46.96 Moderate

 

 

7 Mongolia

Mongolia today is in 7th place in the world of pollution. In Mongolia air pollution Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City pollution are the main reason for pollution to Mongolia. The most polluted city in the country is Darkham. The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 61.8 ug/m3 making magnolia is the 6 most polluted country in the world.

pollution in Mongolia

Air Pollution 90.91 Very High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 56.67 Moderate
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 77.59 High
Dirty and Untidy 79.17 High
Noise and Light Pollution 50.83 Moderate
Water Pollution 69.83 High
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 84.87 Very High
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 76.72 High

 

8 India

india today is in 8th place in the world of pollution. In India, air pollution and water pollution are the main reason for pollution in India. The most polluted city in India is Delhi which is the capital city of the country. The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 60.6ug/m3 making India the 8 most polluted country in the world. up to 250000 citizens die each year in India due to pollution

Air Pollution 69.25 High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 53.87 Moderate
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 68.96 High
Dirty and Untidy 64.26 High
Noise and Light Pollution 59.04 Moderate
Water Pollution 69.19 High
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 63.23 High
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 53.32 Moderate

 

9 Bahrain

Bahrain today is in 9th place in the world of pollution. In Bahrain, air pollution and water pollution are the main reason for pollution to Bahrain. And there are many other factors. The average PM2.5 pollution in this country is 56.1ug/m3 making India the 8 most polluted country in the world.

Pollution in Bahrain

Air Pollution 81.50 Very High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.50 Low
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 46.30 Moderate
Dirty and Untidy 48.15 Moderate
Noise and Light Pollution 52.78 Moderate
Water Pollution 51.85 Moderate
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 70.95 High
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 67.59 High

 

10 Nepal

Nepal today is in 9th place in the world of pollution. In Nepal, air pollution and water pollution are the main reason for pollution to Nepal. And there are many other factors.
The average PM2.5 pollution in this country 50ug/m3 making India the 10 most polluted country in the world.

Pollution in Nepal

Air Pollution 75.93 High
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 66.72 High
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 76.87 High
Dirty and Untidy 72.20 High
Noise and Light Pollution 50.99 Moderate
Water Pollution 76.52 High
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 70.48 High
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City 70.14 High

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