The 30 Most Polluted Places on Earth

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15. Kampala, Uganda
> Population: 1.5 million
> Average annual PM2.5 pollution per cubic meter: 104.0 micrograms
> Average annual PM10 pollution per cubic meter: 170.0 micrograms

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14. Jaipur, West India
> Population: 3.5 million
> Average annual PM2.5 pollution per cubic meter: 104.6 micrograms
> Average annual PM10 pollution per cubic meter: 192.6 micrograms

 

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13. Rawalpindi, Pakistan
> Population: 2.1 million
> Average annual PM2.5 pollution per cubic meter: 107.0 micrograms
> Average annual PM10 pollution per cubic meter: 448.0 micrograms

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12. Peshawar, Pakistan
> Population: 2.0 million
> Average annual PM2.5 pollution per cubic meter: 111.0 micrograms
> Average annual PM10 pollution per cubic meter: 540.0 micrograms

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11. Muzaffarpur, East India
> Population: 439,000
> Average annual PM2.5 pollution per cubic meter: 120.0 micrograms
> Average annual PM10 pollution per cubic meter: 220.9 micrograms