United States of America

The page has the score and ranking breakdown per indicator for United States of America. 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 27 71.19 29 70.70
Environmental Health
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Environmental Health 16 93.91 12 92.60
Air Quality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Quality 10 97.52 7 97.29
Household Solid Fuels 1 100.00 9 97.00
PM2.5 Exposure 88 99.01 1 100.00
PM2.5 Exceedance 87 92.71 88 94.97
Water and Sanitation
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water and Sanitation 29 90.92 29 89.00
Drinking Water 1 100.00 15 98.48
Sanitation 31 81.84 30 79.53
Heavy Metals
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Heavy Metals 54 64.99 61 53.22
Lead Exposure 54 64.99 61 53.22
Ecosystem Vitality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Ecosystem Vitality 69 56.04 64 56.10
Biodiversity and Habitat
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Biodiversity and Habitat 103 70.93 88 71.21
Marine Protected Areas 1 100.00 1 100.00
Biome Protection (Global) 108 69.44 91 67.42
Biome Protection (National) 118 59.25 100 57.71
Species Protection Index 102 71.81 91 71.57
Representativeness Index 126 24.61 119 22.15
Species Habitat Index 96 83.71 61 96.51
Forests
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Forests 115 8.84 141 7.02
Tree Cover Loss 115 8.84 141 7.02
Fisheries
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Fisheries 67 57.58 107 49.49
Fish Stock Status 73 66.91 66 79.30
Regional Marine Trophic Index 67 48.26 117 19.68
Climate and Energy
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Climate and Energy 114 45.81 80 47.41
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Total 109 44.04 67 52.56
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Power 53 46.30 53 46.30
Methane Emissions Intensity 130 43.07 87 36.69
N2O Emissions Intensity 129 43.20 101 35.77
Black Carbon Emissions Intensity 28 75.21 61 54.95
Air Pollution
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Pollution 83 50.46 64 55.47
SO2 Emissions Intensity 104 47.64 62 59.27
NOX Emissions Intensity 67 53.29 70 51.67
Water Resources
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water Resources 39 92.57 39 92.57
Wastewater Treatment 39 92.57 39 92.57
Agriculture
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Agriculture 2 72.38 2 72.38
Sustainable Nitrogen Management 2 72.38 2 72.38