Waste and recycling - municipal solid waste recycled annually 2023 Country Ranks by Rank

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SOURCE: 2023 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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RankCountryValueDate of Info
125 AfghanistanN/A2023
125 AkrotiriN/A2023
125 AlbaniaN/A2023
38 Algeria9902992013
125 American SamoaN/A2023
125 AndorraN/A2023
125 AngolaN/A2023
125 AnguillaN/A2023
125 AntarcticaN/A2023
125 Antigua and BarbudaN/A2023
36 Argentina1.075 million2010
125 ArmeniaN/A2023
112 Aruba96952013
125 Ashmore and Cartier IslandsN/A2023
8 Australia5.618 million2015
32 Austria1.241 million2015
125 AzerbaijanN/A2023
125 Bahamas TheN/A2023
82 Bahrain761552012
125 BangladeshN/A2023
104 Barbados157332015
46 Belarus6848002016
29 Belgium1.615 million2015
125 BelizeN/A2023
71 Benin1714842005
118 Bermuda16402012
121 Bhutan9572016
66 Bolivia2687272015
124 Bosnia and Herzegovina122015
117 Botswana21092005
125 Bouvet IslandN/A2023
34 Brazil1.118 million2014
125 British Indian Ocean TerritoryN/A2023
125 British Virgin IslandsN/A2023
125 BruneiN/A2023
50 Bulgaria5729932015
61 Burkina Faso3090302005
125 BurmaN/A2023
125 BurundiN/A2023
125 Cabo VerdeN/A2023
125 CambodiaN/A2023
106 Cameroon130822009
9 Canada5.169 million2008
107 Cayman Islands126002013
125 Central African RepublicN/A2023
125 ChadN/A2023
97 Chile241132009
125 ChinaN/A2023
125 Christmas IslandN/A2023
125 Clipperton IslandN/A2023
125 Cocos (Keeling) IslandsN/A2023
26 Colombia2.090 million2013
125 ComorosN/A2023
45 Congo Democratic Republic of the7048762005
76 Congo Republic of the1182142005
125 Cook IslandsN/A2023
125 Coral Sea IslandsN/A2023
101 Costa Rica183962014
75 Cote d'Ivoire1332242005
65 Croatia2699332015
67 Cuba2555362015
123 Curacao4942013
85 Cyprus720072015
42 Czechia8509352015
33 Denmark1.223 million2015
125 DhekeliaN/A2023
125 DjiboutiN/A2023
125 DominicaN/A2023
60 Dominican Republic3332412015
47 Ecuador6833402015
19 Egypt2.625 million2013
125 El SalvadorN/A2023
125 Equatorial GuineaN/A2023
125 EritreaN/A2023
77 Estonia1170202015
125 EswatiniN/A2023
125 EthiopiaN/A2023
125 European UnionN/A2023
125 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)N/A2023
88 Faroe Islands408702012
110 Fiji103222013
43 Finland7699262015
7 France7.435 million2015
86 French Polynesia573302013
125 French Southern and Antarctic LandsN/A2023
125 GabonN/A2023
125 Gambia TheN/A2023
114 Gaza Strip69352013
125 GeorgiaN/A2023
2 Germany24.415 million2015
125 GhanaN/A2023
125 GibraltarN/A2023
37 Greece1.041 million2014
125 GreenlandN/A2023
125 GrenadaN/A2023
95 Guam252582011
125 GuatemalaN/A2023
87 Guernsey508712016
92 Guinea298462005
125 Guinea-BissauN/A2023
120 Guyana9682010
125 HaitiN/A2023
125 Heard Island and McDonald IslandsN/A2023
125 Holy See (Vatican City)N/A2023
125 HondurasN/A2023
28 Hong Kong1.931 million2016
39 Hungary9628932015
63 Iceland2930032013
5 India8.420 million2013
13 Indonesia4.564 million2016
40 Iran8942502017
125 IraqN/A2023
41 Ireland8885372012
94 Isle of Man252762011
31 Israel1.350 million2017
6 Italy7.647 million2015
125 JamaicaN/A2023
125 Jan MayenN/A2023
25 Japan2.155 million2015
87 Jersey508712016
70 Jordan1771002014
73 Kazakhstan1360642012
54 Kenya4476082009
125 KiribatiN/A2023
125 Korea NorthN/A2023
3 Korea South10.567 million2014
125 KosovoN/A2023
125 KuwaitN/A2023
125 KyrgyzstanN/A2023
90 Laos351902015
69 Latvia1819412015
72 Lebanon1632002014
125 LesothoN/A2023
125 LiberiaN/A2023
125 LibyaN/A2023
99 Liechtenstein209192015
62 Lithuania2979602015
80 Luxembourg1009972015
83 Macau755882014
125 MadagascarN/A2023
125 MalawiN/A2023
22 Malaysia2.272 million2016
125 MaldivesN/A2023
125 MaliN/A2023
102 Malta179962015
115 Marshall Islands26532007
89 Mauritania363202009
125 MauritiusN/A2023
18 Mexico2.655 million2013
125 Micronesia Federated States ofN/A2023
48 Moldova6099202015
116 Monaco24842012
125 MongoliaN/A2023
103 Montenegro179942015
125 MontserratN/A2023
52 Morocco5481602014
96 Mozambique250002014
109 Namibia115532005
125 NauruN/A2023
125 Navassa IslandN/A2023
125 NepalN/A2023
24 Netherlands2.179 million2015
125 New CaledoniaN/A2023
125 New ZealandN/A2023
125 NicaraguaN/A2023
84 Niger746262005
125 NigeriaN/A2023
125 NiueN/A2023
125 Norfolk IslandN/A2023
119 North Macedonia14342013
108 Northern Mariana Islands117942016
51 Norway5721192015
125 OmanN/A2023
20 Pakistan2.461 million2017
125 PalauN/A2023
125 PanamaN/A2023
100 Papua New Guinea200002016
125 Paracel IslandsN/A2023
125 ParaguayN/A2023
59 Peru3342682012
14 Philippines4.097 million2014
125 Pitcairn IslandsN/A2023
16 Poland2.867 million2015
44 Portugal7644332014
49 Puerto Rico5839332013
91 Qatar300302014
64 Romania2775472015
17 Russia2.700 million2012
125 RwandaN/A2023
125 Saint BarthelemyN/A2023
125 Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da CunhaN/A2023
125 Saint Kitts and NevisN/A2023
125 Saint LuciaN/A2023
125 Saint MartinN/A2023
125 Saint Pierre and MiquelonN/A2023
125 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesN/A2023
111 Samoa98642013
113 San Marino77372016
125 Sao Tome and PrincipeN/A2023
21 Saudi Arabia2.419 million2015
125 SenegalN/A2023
105 Serbia139842015
125 SeychellesN/A2023
125 Sierra LeoneN/A2023
12 Singapore4.700 million2015
125 Sint MaartenN/A2023
74 Slovakia1359412015
55 Slovenia4300342015
125 Solomon IslandsN/A2023
125 SomaliaN/A2023
10 South Africa5.168 million2011
125 South Georgia and South Sandwich IslandsN/A2023
125 South SudanN/A2023
15 Spain3.393 million2015
125 Spratly IslandsN/A2023
58 Sri Lanka3365882016
125 SudanN/A2023
125 SurinameN/A2023
125 SvalbardN/A2023
30 Sweden1.417 million2015
27 Switzerland1.938 million2015
78 Syria1125002010
125 TaiwanN/A2023
125 TajikistanN/A2023
125 TanzaniaN/A2023
11 Thailand5.129 million2012
125 Timor-LesteN/A2023
98 Togo221812012
125 TokelauN/A2023
125 TongaN/A2023
125 Trinidad and TobagoN/A2023
79 Tunisia1080002014
125 Turkey (Turkiye)N/A2023
125 TurkmenistanN/A2023
125 Turks and Caicos IslandsN/A2023
122 Tuvalu5982013
56 Uganda4227032017
53 Ukraine4877452015
35 United Arab Emirates1.083 million2015
4 United Kingdom8.602 million2015
1 United States89.268 million2014
125 United States Pacific Island Wildlife RefugesN/A2023
81 Uruguay1008112011
125 UzbekistanN/A2023
93 Vanuatu259832013
125 VenezuelaN/A2023
23 Vietnam2.201 million2014
125 Virgin IslandsN/A2023
125 Wake IslandN/A2023
125 Wallis and FutunaN/A2023
114 West Bank69352013
125 WorldN/A2023
57 Yemen3869462016
125 ZambiaN/A2023
68 Zimbabwe2319602005

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