Pollution in South Africa

Pollution in South Africa

Air Pollution
49.20 Moderate
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility
34.79 Low
Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal
44.59 Moderate
Dirty and Untidy
60.31 High
Noise and Light Pollution
43.84 Moderate
Water Pollution
58.43 Moderate
Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City
45.23 Moderate
Dissatisfaction with Green and Parks in the City
49.12 Moderate

Purity and Cleanliness in South Africa

Air quality
50.80 Moderate
Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility
65.21 High
Garbage Disposal Satisfaction
55.41 Moderate
Clean and Tidy
39.69 Low
Quiet and No Problem with Night Lights
56.16 Moderate
Water Quality
41.57 Moderate
Comfortable to Spend Time in the City
54.77 Moderate
Quality of Green and Parks
50.88 Moderate

Contributors: 767

Last update: July 2021

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

If the value is 0, it means it is perceived as very low, and if the value is 100, it means it is perceived as very high.

Our data for each country are based on all entries from all cities in that country.

By City in South Africa

Pollution Index
Exp Pollution Index
Johannesburg 61.49 107.18
Pretoria 55.97 96.69
Durban 52.49 91.10
Cape Town 38.12 64.01
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