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The U.S. ranks 23rd in per capita biocapacity

12 October 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, the United States has a biocapacity of 5.02 global hectares per person, which makes the United States rank twenty-third in that category. Gabon ranks first, with a per capita biocapacity of 24.97 global hectares.

The U.S. ranks 1st in biocapacity

8 October 2010 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, the United States has a biocapacity of 1496.43 million global hectares, which makes the United States rank first in that category.

The U.S. ranks 44th in exports footprint

22 December 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, exports in the United States have an exports footprint of 1.77 global hectares per person, an amount that makes the United States forty-fourth in that category. Belgium ranks first, with its exports footprint for imports at 18.19 global hectares per person.

The U.S. ranks 7th in production footprint

20 December 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, the United States has a production footprint of 8.63 global hectares per person, which makes the United States rank seventh in that category. New Zealand ranks first, at 13.11 global hectares per person.

The U.S. ranks 2nd in consumption footprint

5 August 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, the United States has consumption footprint of 9.42 global hectares per person, which makes the United States rank second in that category. The United Arab Emirates ranks first, at 9.46 global hectares per person.

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The U.S. ranks 5th in forest footprint

10 May 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, the United States has a forest footprint of 1.02 global hectares per capita, which  makes the United States rank fifth in that category. Sweden ranks first, with a forest footprint of 2.59 global hectares per capita.

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The U.S. ranks 82nd in grazing land

29 April 2009 Leave a comment

According to the Global Footprint Network, the United States has a grazing land biocapacity of .29 global hectares per capita, which makes the United States rank eighty-second in that category. Mongolia ranks first, with a grazing land capacity of 11.12 global hectares per capita.

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