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Paraguay's Environmental Factors

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT INDEXES


An Emissions Index (close to 100) indicates a low emissions for the country. The Emissions Index is based on the equal weighting of Carbon and Methane emissions.

Paraguay's data is highlighted in the table below, use the filter and sort order options to allow easy comparison with other countries.

Index data: World Economics Research, London


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Enviromental Data Emissions
Index
0-100
Carbon
Emissions
Per Capita
Carbon
Emissions
Total
Methane
Emissions
Per Capita
Methane
Emissions
Total
Air
Quality
PM2.5
Water
Access
% of Pop






Comoros 100.0 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 15
Cabo Verde 100.0 1.1 0.6 0.2 0.1 62 89
Bahamas, The 100.0 5.0 2.0 0.6 0.2 17
Brunei Darussalam 100.0 20.6 9.1 8 99
Iceland 100.0 9.7 3.3 1.5 0.5 6 99
Bhutan 100.0 2.2 1.7 1.1 0.9 38 97
Malta 100.0 3.5 1.6 0.5 0.2 13 99
Suriname 99.9 4.4 2.6 2.3 1.4 27 98
Gambia 99.9 0.2 0.6 0.7 1.7 58 81
Togo 99.9 0.4 3.3 0.4 3.5 46 69
Armenia 99.9 2.0 6.0 0.8 2.4 34 99
North Macedonia 99.9 3.9 8.0 1.2 2.5 30 98
Latvia 99.9 4.4 8.3 1.0 1.9 12 99
Gabon 99.9 2.1 4.7 0.5 1.1 41 85
Luxembourg 99.9 15.4 9.8 0.9 0.5 10 99
Lesotho 99.9 1.0 2.2 1.1 2.3 25 72
Rwanda 99.9 0.1 1.1 0.2 2.9 40 60
Mauritius 99.9 3.7 4.7 1.5 1.9 11 99
Burundi 99.9 0.1 0.6 0.2 2.1 37 62
Jamaica 99.9 2.7 8.0 0.3 0.8 15 91
Estonia 99.9 10.5 13.9 0.8 1.1 6 99
Eswatini 99.9 0.8 1.0 1.3 1.5 20 71
Guyana 99.9 3.0 2.4 2.0 1.6 23 96
Guinea-Bissau 99.9 0.2 0.3 0.8 1.6 54 59
Albania 99.9 1.9 5.6 1.1 3.2 18 95
Slovenia 99.9 6.6 13.7 1.0 2.0 16 99
Cyprus 99.9 6.0 7.3 0.6 0.7 15 99
Namibia 99.8 1.6 4.2 1.7 4.5 24 84
Hong Kong 99.8 5.5 41.5 99
El Salvador 99.8 1.0 6.2 0.6 4.0 29 98
Haiti 99.8 0.3 3.3 0.4 4.7 18 67
Botswana 99.8 2.6 6.3 1.9 4.6 25 92
Trinidad and Tobago 99.8 27.0 37.9 0.9 1.3 23 99
Sierra Leone 99.8 0.1 1.0 0.6 4.6 54 64
Costa Rica 99.8 1.7 8.5 0.9 4.8 19 99
Congo, Rep. 99.8 0.6 3.5 0.7 3.8 43 74
Moldova 99.8 1.5 6.0 0.8 3.3 14 91
Lithuania 99.8 5.0 13.5 1.2 3.2 11 98
Croatia 99.8 4.4 17.9 0.9 3.8 17
Panama 99.7 2.9 12.5 1.2 5.4 15 94
Georgia 99.7 2.6 10.3 1.3 5.2 22 97
Lebanon 99.7 4.2 28.2 0.5 3.3 31 93
Liberia 99.7 0.3 1.3 1.2 6.2 52 75
Slovak Republic 99.7 6.1 33.3 0.8 4.4 18 99
Cote d'Ivoire 99.7 0.5 12.9 0.2 6.6 58 71
Kyrgyzstan 99.7 1.7 11.5 0.8 5.0 24 92
Tajikistan 99.7 0.9 9.0 0.6 5.5 35 82
Bosnia and Herzegovina 99.7 8.2 26.6 1.0 3.4 28 96
Mauritania 99.7 0.9 4.1 1.4 6.8 74 72
Benin 99.7 0.6 8.0 0.5 5.6 42 65
Yemen, Rep. 99.6 0.3 10.3 0.3 8.6 42 61
Finland 99.6 7.5 41.7 0.8 4.2 6 99
Norway 99.6 7.8 42.4 0.9 4.9 7 99
Switzerland 99.6 4.3 37.7 0.6 4.8 10 99
Honduras 99.6 1.1 10.9 0.8 8.3 26 96
Denmark 99.6 5.5 32.1 1.2 7.1 10 99
Tunisia 99.6 2.6 31.0 0.5 6.4 33 98
Nicaragua 99.6 0.8 5.5 1.5 9.9 22 82
Singapore 99.6 6.6 38.9 0.7 4.2 17 99
Jordan 99.6 2.5 26.1 0.6 6.3 33 99
Sweden 99.6 4.2 42.8 0.5 4.6 6 99
Senegal 99.5 0.6 9.8 0.6 10.8 60 85
Malawi 99.5 0.1 1.5 0.6 11.2 26 70
Sri Lanka 99.5 1.2 24.8 0.5 10.0 17 92
Laos 99.5 4.5 32.8 1.1 7.9 21 85
Hungary 99.5 5.1 49.1 0.7 7.1 16 99
Zimbabwe 99.5 0.7 10.4 0.8 12.0 25 63
Dominican Republic 99.5 2.5 27.4 0.8 9.2 16 97
Papua New Guinea 99.5 0.8 7.1 1.3 11.4 11 45
Bulgaria 99.5 6.1 42.0 1.0 6.9 19 99
Guatemala 99.4 1.1 20.5 0.6 11.8 31 94
Cameroon 99.4 0.3 7.6 0.6 15.2 65 66
Austria 99.4 7.6 68.5 0.7 6.7 12 99
Burkina Faso 99.4 0.2 4.3 0.7 15.6 56 47
Oman 99.4 13.7 71.7 1.1 5.5 44 92
Madagascar 99.3 0.1 4.0 0.6 17.8 18 53
Portugal 99.3 4.8 48.6 1.1 11.3 8 99
Guinea 99.3 0.2 3.2 1.3 17.9 53 64
Greece 99.3 6.5 67.2 0.9 9.7 14 99
Israel 99.2 7.3 64.2 1.4 12.1 19 99
Kuwait 99.2 24.8 107.5 1.4 6.1 63 99
Belgium 99.2 8.6 99.7 0.7 8.2 13 99
Bahrain 99.2 19.7 34.4 8.5 14.9 63 99
Serbia 99.2 6.3 54.7 1.4 12.4 25 95
Uruguay 99.1 1.8 6.4 6.0 20.9 10 99
Cambodia 99.1 1.0 16.0 1.3 21.6 25 71
Ghana 99.1 0.5 15.0 0.7 21.4 55 86
Ireland 99.1 7.5 37.1 3.4 16.8 8 97
Qatar 99.1 37.3 109.3 2.8 8.1 81 99
Czech Republic 99.0 9.4 101.0 1.2 12.4 15 99
Chile 99.0 4.4 84.3 0.7 13.5 24 99
Mali 99.0 0.2 3.4 1.1 23.3 64 83
Ecuador 99.0 2.3 40.5 1.1 20.4 20 95
Mongolia 99.0 19.7 65.5 5.4 17.9 43 86
Belarus 99.0 6.6 62.5 1.8 16.8 16 97
Mozambique 98.9 0.3 8.7 0.9 27.5 21 63
Zambia 98.9 0.4 6.7 1.5 27.4 31 65
Morocco 98.9 1.9 71.9 0.5 17.7 28 90
Bolivia 98.8 1.9 22.6 2.2 26.0 26 93
Niger 98.8 0.1 2.1 1.2 29.9 93 47
Paraguay 98.8 1.2 8.3 4.0 29.1 12 99
Central African Republic 98.7 0.1 0.3 6.4 31.5 43 37
Romania 98.7 3.9 75.1 1.2 23.8 15 99
Taiwan 98.7 11.0 262.6
Nepal 98.7 0.5 13.9 1.0 31.0 82 90
Uganda 98.6 0.1 5.5 0.7 33.3 43 56
Netherlands 98.5 9.0 154.8 1.0 17.3 12 99
Peru 98.5 1.6 54.5 0.9 31.5 31 93
New Zealand 98.5 7.5 36.5 6.7 32.5 7 99
Libya 98.3 6.7 46.4 5.4 37.8 49 99
Kenya 98.3 0.3 17.3 0.7 40.3 27 62
Angola 98.2 1.1 38.0 1.2 40.0 38 57
Azerbaijan 98.1 3.9 39.8 4.3 43.6 21 96
Congo, Dem. Rep 98.0 2.3 0.5 49.0 43 46
Chad 97.8 0.1 1.0 3.2 54.5 64 46
Turkmenistan 97.6 14.0 85.6 8.1 49.6 18 99
Sudan 97.5 0.5 23.0 1.3 58.9 44 60
Tanzania 97.3 0.2 11.6 1.1 65.6 27 61
Spain 97.2 5.4 252.7 0.9 39.9 9 99
Algeria 97.2 3.9 171.7 1.1 49.6 35 94
Myanmar 97.0 0.5 26.2 1.3 70.1 33 84
United Arab Emirates 96.9 19.1 190.7 5.3 53.0 45 99
Kazakhstan 96.8 16.5 313.8 2.2 41.4 18 95
Malaysia 96.8 7.6 250.1 1.5 48.0 16 97
Afghanistan 96.7 0.3 10.7 2.1 81.5 55 75
Philippines 96.6 1.3 144.3 0.6 67.7 21 94
Italy 96.6 5.6 337.1 0.7 43.7 15 99
Egypt 96.5 2.4 246.6 0.6 56.9 72 99
Poland 96.5 8.5 322.6 1.3 47.5 21 99
Colombia 96.4 2.0 102.2 1.5 77.1 19 98
Ukraine 96.4 5.1 223.2 1.5 63.0 14 94
United Kingdom 96.1 5.4 369.9 0.8 51.2 10 99
France 96.1 5.0 323.6 0.9 58.3 12 99
Bangladesh 96.1 0.6 102.2 0.5 83.8 63 98
Turkey 96.1 4.8 405.1 0.6 47.4 37 97
Korea, Rep. 96.0 11.9 611.3 0.5 25.5 26 99
South Africa 95.8 8.0 478.6 0.8 45.4 25 94
Ethiopia 95.8 0.1 16.3 0.9 103.5 32 50
Saudi Arabia 95.4 16.5 582.1 1.3 44.2 60 99
Thailand 95.2 4.1 288.3 1.2 84.7 30 99
Uzbekistan 95.2 3.3 110.2 3.1 105.9 28 98
Vietnam 95.2 2.5 247.7 0.9 88.0 22 97
Germany 94.4 8.4 702.0 0.6 53.4 12 99
Argentina 94.4 3.9 178.9 2.6 117.9 13
Nigeria 94.2 0.7 140.0 0.6 127.9 62 78
Japan 93.7 8.8 1,106.7 0.2 21.1 13 99
Canada 93.3 15.2 576.7 2.5 95.5 6 99
Pakistan 92.7 1.1 248.8 0.7 151.0 59 90
Australia 92.3 15.9 411.0 5.4 139.9 7 99
Mexico 92.0 3.4 438.5 1.1 145.1 23 99
Indonesia 83.4 2.2 617.5 1.2 335.1 19 92
Brazil 80.8 2.2 465.7 2.0 418.0 12 99
India 60.1 1.9 2,615.8 0.5 669.3 69 91
Russia 57.3 11.5 1,678.4 5.9 853.0 10 97
United States 48.9 15.9 5,284.7 1.9 623.8 7 99
China 0.0 7.1 10,174.7 0.9 1,239.0 46 94



Key:
Emissions Index numbers shown on a scale of 0-100.
         0 = High emissions, 100 = Low emissions.

Notes:
Total emissions data is displayed for reference and not used in the Emissions Index calculations which are based on per capita data.


See: Data for individual countries and underlying data click on the country name

Original source data: Friedlingstein et al. 2020 & World Health Organization.
Total Carbon & Methane Emissions in Million MtCO2e
Per capita Carbon & Methane Emissions in MtCO2e per person

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