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Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy - YCELP - Yale University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, World Economic Forum - WEF, and Joint Research Centre - JRC - European Commission. 2008. 2008 Environmental Performance Index (EPI). Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4HT2M77. Accessed DAY MONTH YEAR.
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The full reports in PDF format are available for download below, together with the data in Excel format.The PDF files are optimized for printing; some of the images may be more easily viewed from a printout than on your screen.
2008 EPI Report:
- Summary for Policymakers (PDF, 1.2 MB)
- Main Report (PDF, 2.6 MB)
- Rankings (PDF, 436 KB)
- Variables Metadata (PDF, 253 KB)
2008 EPI Data:
- 2008 EPI Countries (Excel file, 314 KB)
- All Countries Considered for Inclusion in the 2008 EPI with Winsorization Values (Excel file, 849 KB)