Zambia

The page has the score and ranking breakdown per indicator for Zambia. 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 117 50.97 103 50.44
Environmental Health
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Environmental Health 168 31.57 169 29.29
Air Quality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Quality 165 41.66 164 43.08
Household Solid Fuels 163 5.57 169 0.00
PM2.5 Exposure 146 62.38 151 71.04
PM2.5 Exceedance 146 69.06 154 72.57
Water and Sanitation
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water and Sanitation 165 9.08 168 0.00
Drinking Water 164 9.19 168 0.00
Sanitation 164 8.97 167 0.00
Heavy Metals
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Heavy Metals 142 35.26 157 25.78
Lead Exposure 142 35.26 157 25.78
Ecosystem Vitality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Ecosystem Vitality 36 63.91 31 64.54
Biodiversity and Habitat
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Biodiversity and Habitat 1 98.75 1 99.25
Marine Protected Areas -- -- -- --
Biome Protection (Global) 1 100.00 1 100.00
Biome Protection (National) 1 100.00 1 100.00
Species Protection Index 32 99.17 28 99.16
Representativeness Index 1 100.00 5 97.76
Species Habitat Index 49 91.67 38 97.88
Forests
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Forests 84 16.50 51 34.32
Tree Cover Loss 84 16.50 51 34.32
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 80 51.67 42 59.50
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Total 44 61.20 12 89.48
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Power 56 45.83 56 45.83
Methane Emissions Intensity 139 40.34 142 16.29
N2O Emissions Intensity 145 37.72 150 15.81
Black Carbon Emissions Intensity 109 38.97 132 30.88
Air Pollution
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Pollution 24 77.09 111 40.23
SO2 Emissions Intensity 46 68.50 163 18.87
NOX Emissions Intensity 17 85.68 45 61.60
Water Resources
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water Resources 88 65.61 88 65.61
Wastewater Treatment 88 65.61 88 65.61
Agriculture
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Agriculture 100 28.20 100 28.20
Sustainable Nitrogen Management 100 28.20 100 28.20