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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Annual residual household waste produced per person (kilograms) by local authority
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Wales[Collapse]North Wales222222217220215207200
North WalesIsle of Anglesey(r) 266(r) 267(r) 288(r) 291(r) 263(r) 236(r) 234
Gwynedd(r) 251(r) 246(r) 223(r) 214(r) 215(r) 201(r) 207
Conwy(r) 220(r) 216(r) 210(r) 202(r) 182(r) 167(r) 157
Denbighshire(r) 184(r) 153(r) 148(r) 155(r) 159(r) 171(r) 163
Flintshire(r) 205(r) 215(r) 215(r) 222(r) 212(r) 211(r) 191
[Collapse]Mid and South West Wales210202187190182176177
Mid and South West WalesPowys(r) 247(r) 212(r) 198(r) 165(r) 144(r) 134(r) 144
Pembrokeshire(r) 215(r) 236(r) 253(r) 253(r) 250(r) 242(r) 237
Swansea(r) 204(r) 192(r) 155(r) 163(r) 146(r) 130(r) 130
Neath Port Talbot(r) 281(r) 263(r) 223(r) 240(r) 214(r) 218(r) 216
[Collapse]South Wales219205188194191178173
South WalesBridgend188210223217216141126
Vale of Glamorgan210212175188206197154
Rhondda Cynon Taf(r) 281(r) 222(r) 159(r) 196(r) 193(r) 190(r) 189
Merthyr Tydfil(r) 238(r) 228(r) 213(r) 182(r) 205(r) 197(r) 196
Blaenau Gwent232234229238245241197
Monmouthshire(r) 181(r) 149(r) 154(r) 169(r) 172(r) 173(r) 175
Newport(r) 213(r) 221(r) 209(r) 216(r) 213(r) 209(r) 213


Local Authority Residual Waste, 2012-13 onwards

Last update
October 2019 October 2019

Next update
October 2020 (provisional)

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
WasteDataFlow, Natural Resources Wales

Contact email

National Statistics

Geographical coverage

Languages covered
English and Welsh

Data licensing
You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see

General description
Residual household waste’ is waste generated that is not included in separate recycling or composting collection rounds. That is, household waste that is not prepared for reuse, recycling or composting.

Data collection and calculation
2012-13 onwards

Frequency of publication

Local Authority Municipal Waste