What’s Your Ecological Footprint?

Take the quiz at ecofoot.org and post it as a comment. My results are as follows:

CATEGORY ACRES
FOOD 6.9
MOBILITY 0
SHELTER 3.7
GOODS/SERVICES 2.5
TOTAL FOOTPRINT 13

IN COMPARISON, THE AVERAGE ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT IN YOUR COUNTRY IS 24 ACRES PER PERSON.

WORLDWIDE, THERE EXIST 4.5 BIOLOGICALLY PRODUCTIVE ACRES PER PERSON.

IF EVERYONE LIVED LIKE YOU, WE WOULD NEED 2.9 PLANETS.

  • http://www.energysoapbox.org/ Sean

    CATEGORY ACRES
    FOOD 5.4
    MOBILITY 1
    SHELTER 3
    GOODS/SERVICES 2.7
    TOTAL FOOTPRINT 12

    IN COMPARISON, THE AVERAGE ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT IN YOUR COUNTRY IS 24 ACRES PER PERSON.

    WORLDWIDE, THERE EXIST 4.5 BIOLOGICALLY PRODUCTIVE ACRES PER PERSON.

    IF EVERYONE LIVED LIKE YOU, WE WOULD NEED 2.7 PLANETS.

  • http://www.energysoapbox.org Sean

    CATEGORY ACRES
    FOOD 5.4
    MOBILITY 1
    SHELTER 3
    GOODS/SERVICES 2.7
    TOTAL FOOTPRINT 12

    IN COMPARISON, THE AVERAGE ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT IN YOUR COUNTRY IS 24 ACRES PER PERSON.

    WORLDWIDE, THERE EXIST 4.5 BIOLOGICALLY PRODUCTIVE ACRES PER PERSON.

    IF EVERYONE LIVED LIKE YOU, WE WOULD NEED 2.7 PLANETS.

  • http://zithora.com/ Myles Bostwick

    Geez, they really yell these results at you.

    CATEGORY ACRES
    FOOD 4.2
    MOBILITY 1
    SHELTER 3
    GOODS/SERVICES 2.7
    TOTAL FOOTPRINT 11

    IN COMPARISON, THE AVERAGE ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT IN YOUR COUNTRY IS 24 ACRES PER PERSON.

    WORLDWIDE, THERE EXIST 4.5 BIOLOGICALLY PRODUCTIVE ACRES PER PERSON.

  • http://zithora.com Myles Bostwick

    Geez, they really yell these results at you.

    CATEGORY ACRES
    FOOD 4.2
    MOBILITY 1
    SHELTER 3
    GOODS/SERVICES 2.7
    TOTAL FOOTPRINT 11

    IN COMPARISON, THE AVERAGE ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT IN YOUR COUNTRY IS 24 ACRES PER PERSON.

    WORLDWIDE, THERE EXIST 4.5 BIOLOGICALLY PRODUCTIVE ACRES PER PERSON.

  • http://watstein.blogspot.com/ Marcus Watstein

    FOOD 6.9
    MOBILITY 2
    SHELTER 7.4
    GOODS/SERVICES 6.4
    TOTAL FOOTPRINT 23

    IN COMPARISON, THE AVERAGE ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT IN YOUR COUNTRY IS 24 ACRES PER PERSON.
    WORLDWIDE, THERE EXIST 4.5 BIOLOGICALLY PRODUCTIVE ACRES PER PERSON.
    IF EVERYONE LIVED LIKE YOU, WE WOULD NEED 5.1 PLANETS.

    Ok I am going to be higher then you guys since I live at home not a small apt so that is why my shelter is so high. I also think that the goods/services is based off the shelter but I am still better then the average for the country not by much but I am trying to look at the bright side.

  • http://watstein.blogspot.com Marcus Watstein

    FOOD 6.9
    MOBILITY 2
    SHELTER 7.4
    GOODS/SERVICES 6.4
    TOTAL FOOTPRINT 23

    IN COMPARISON, THE AVERAGE ECOLOGICAL FOOTPRINT IN YOUR COUNTRY IS 24 ACRES PER PERSON.
    WORLDWIDE, THERE EXIST 4.5 BIOLOGICALLY PRODUCTIVE ACRES PER PERSON.
    IF EVERYONE LIVED LIKE YOU, WE WOULD NEED 5.1 PLANETS.

    Ok I am going to be higher then you guys since I live at home not a small apt so that is why my shelter is so high. I also think that the goods/services is based off the shelter but I am still better then the average for the country not by much but I am trying to look at the bright side.

  • http://watstein.blogspot.com/ Marcus Watstein

    I also retook the quiz but only changing that I lived in a apartment with my father and the quiz changed dramatically. From 23 to 15 which is more like the rest of you guys.
    CATEGORY ACRES
    FOOD 6.9
    MOBILITY 2
    SHELTER 2.7
    GOODS/SERVICES 3.2
    TOTAL FOOTPRINT 15

  • http://watstein.blogspot.com Marcus Watstein

    I also retook the quiz but only changing that I lived in a apartment with my father and the quiz changed dramatically. From 23 to 15 which is more like the rest of you guys.
    CATEGORY ACRES
    FOOD 6.9
    MOBILITY 2
    SHELTER 2.7
    GOODS/SERVICES 3.2
    TOTAL FOOTPRINT 15