Afghanistan

The page has the score and ranking breakdown per indicator for Afghanistan. Clicking on an indicator name will take you to that indicator's score/rankings page for all countries in the EPI.

Environmental Performance Index
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Environmental Performance Index 168 37.74 175 31.44
Environmental Health
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Environmental Health 158 36.76 162 36.18
Air Quality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Quality 155 44.67 155 49.52
Household Solid Fuels 178 0.00 169 0.00
PM2.5 Exposure 130 71.78 140 81.08
PM2.5 Exceedance 128 77.11 138 83.97
Water and Sanitation
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water and Sanitation 132 25.75 137 13.33
Drinking Water 132 26.62 137 13.86
Sanitation 132 24.88 137 12.80
Heavy Metals
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Heavy Metals 180 0.00 179 0.00
Lead Exposure 180 0.00 179 0.00
Ecosystem Vitality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Ecosystem Vitality 163 38.40 174 28.28
Biodiversity and Habitat
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Biodiversity and Habitat 180 13.44 180 13.10
Marine Protected Areas -- -- -- --
Biome Protection (Global) 180 1.26 176 0.18
Biome Protection (National) 180 0.61 176 0.07
Species Protection Index 164 3.07 161 2.59
Representativeness Index 165 7.00 162 4.44
Species Habitat Index 57 90.60 90 94.70
Forests
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Forests 4 99.07 34 45.15
Tree Cover Loss 4 99.07 34 45.15
Fisheries
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Fisheries -- -- -- --
Fish Stock Status -- -- -- --
Regional Marine Trophic Index -- -- -- --
Climate and Energy
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Climate and Energy 158 33.04 159 27.60
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Total 159 23.47 159 24.81
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Power -- -- -- --
Methane Emissions Intensity 106 53.62 109 28.79
N2O Emissions Intensity 105 50.10 102 35.49
Black Carbon Emissions Intensity 38 67.66 63 54.01
Air Pollution
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Pollution 8 91.44 31 71.44
SO2 Emissions Intensity 27 82.88 49 66.05
NOX Emissions Intensity 1 100.00 23 76.83
Water Resources
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water Resources 143 0.00 143 0.00
Wastewater Treatment 143 0.00 143 0.00
Agriculture
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Agriculture 41 44.77 41 44.77
Sustainable Nitrogen Management 41 44.77 41 44.77