Pollution is the biggest threat for modern world. Almost every country are responsible for pollution. But some country is extremely responsible for pollution. Here is the list of top 10 polluted country in the world.
10* Nepal – Nepal is a very nice country but it is also a over polluted country. According to the BBC, in Nepal, it has contributed to rising rates of skin disease and lung.
9* Bahrain – World 9’th most polluted country is Bahrain. For the presence of nearby desert Bahrain face many desert storms.
8* India – According to The Daily Telegraph, The air in some Indian city is sometime so bad it is as harmful as smoking 40-50 cigarettes a day !
7* Mongolia – Mongolia is world’s 7th polluted country in the World.
6* China – China is worlds number 6 polluted country. According to Business Insider, coal fired plants emissions kill 300000 people a year in China.
5* Iran – Iran is worlds 5th polluted country. Iran has average concentration of PM 2.5 of 76ug/m3.
4* Bangladesh – It has average concentration of PM 2.5 of 79ug/m3. The population of Bangladesh is over 170 million !
3* Afghanistan – Afghanistan has average concentration of PM 2.5 of 86ug/m3. It makes the country as worlds number 3 polluted country.
2* Qatar – Qatar is worlds 2nd polluted country. Qatar has average concentration of PM 2.5 of 92ug/m3.
1* Pakistan – Pakistan is the worlds number one polluted country. It has average concentration of PM 2.5 of 110ug/m3. This is the highest rate of pollution in the world.
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