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Key Scottish Environment Statistics
General Population and households: 1991-2024Gross Domestic Product (GDP): 1976-2006Electricity generation by source: 2000-2005Motor traffic on all roads 1993-2006
Public Attitudes Public concern about environmental issues: 1991 and 2002Public concern about environmental issues: 2006
Global Atmosphere Annual mean temperature: 1914-2006Annual precipitation: 1914-2006Net greenhouse gas emissions: 1990-2004Net carbon dioxide emissions by source: 1990-2004Column ozone measurements: 1981-2006
Air Quality Particulate (PM 10) concentrations: 1993-2006Nitrogen dioxide concentrations: 1992-2006Carbon monoxide concentrations: 1992-2006Ground level ozone concentrations: 1990-2006Sulphur dioxide concentrations: 1993-2006Emissions of sulphur dioxide and nitrogen oxides from large combustion plants: 1996-2006
Water Public water supplies, yield and demand: 1981/1982 to 2005/2006Drinking water quality: 1991-2006River water quality: 1999-2006Nitrate concentrations in rivers: 1993-2006Orthophosphate concentrations in rivers: 1993-2006Effluent compliance with discharge consents: 1996/1997 to 2005
Marine Nitrogen loadings from land to the marine environment: 1990-2005Compliance with the EC bathing water directive( 76/160/EEC): 1988-2006Percentage of commercial continental shelf finfish stocks at full reproductive capacity: 1998-2005
Radioactivity Exposure of the population to all sources of radiation: 2003Activity concentrations in milk: 1966-2006
Waste Waste sent to landfill: 2000-2005Municipal Solid Waste ( MSW): 2000/2001 to 2005/2006Waste recycling behaviour: 2000-2006
Land Broad habitat change: 1990-1998Derelict and urban vacant land: 2002-2006Designated areas: 1991-2007Agricultural land use: 1982-2006Fertiliser application to crops and grass: 1986-2006Area of woodland: 1924-2006
Biodiversity Status of UK BAP species and habitats in Scotland: 2005Changes in plant diversity: 1990-1998Status of wild bird populations: 1975-2004Catches of wild salmon: 1952-2005
Footnotes GeneralPublic AttitudesGlobal AtmosphereAir QualityWaterMarineRadioactivityWasteLandBiodiversity
Throughout this publication, a '-' represents figures that are not available and ' R' indicates that figures have been revised since previous publications.
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