Illustration Covenant in figures

A summary of the actions undertaken in the framework of the Covenant of Mayors can be displayed using the statistics of the initiative as below.

Signatories

Country-by-country

Countries Signatories Population covered Signatories with
submitted SEAPs
Signatories with
submitted monitoring
reports
Albania 3 483 786 (15%) 1 (33%) 0 (0%)
Algeria 3 692 500 (2%) 3 (100%) 0 (0%)
Armenia 11 1 341 436 (43%) 7 (64%) 0 (0%)
Austria 26 1 939 558 (23%) 25 (96%) 4 (15%)
Azerbaijan 1 4 000 (0%) 1 (100%) 0 (0%)
Belarus 10 817 129 (9%) 8 (80%) 0 (0%)
Belgium 300 9 393 062 (88%) 209 (70%) 37 (12%)
Bosnia-herzegovina 18 1 638 676 (43%) 18 (100%) 3 (17%)
Bulgaria 23 2 534 023 (34%) 23 (100%) 2 (9%)
Croatia 78 2 051 870 (49%) 62 (79%) 12 (15%)
Cyprus 25 505 753 (59%) 24 (96%) 6 (24%)
Czech Republic 14 1 731 809 (17%) 10 (71%) 3 (21%)
Denmark 38 3 282 054 (63%) 36 (95%) 6 (16%)
Estonia 3 435 399 (34%) 3 (100%) 1 (33%)
Finland 11 2 102 301 (41%) 10 (91%) 4 (36%)
France 105 15 560 915 (25%) 100 (95%) 6 (6%)
Georgia 10 1 902 900 (45%) 10 (100%) 1 (10%)
Germany 71 18 671 732 (23%) 65 (92%) 18 (25%)
Greece 129 5 428 711 (51%) 100 (78%) 8 (6%)
Hungary 47 3 082 824 (31%) 43 (91%) 0 (0%)
Iceland 1 118 427 (41%) 1 (100%) 1 (100%)
Ireland 13 1 946 697 (44%) 9 (69%) 0 (0%)
Israel 4 202 000 (2%) 2 (50%) 0 (0%)
Italy 3748 40 379 617 (69%) 3 453 (92%) 759 (20%)
Jordan 1 120 000 (2%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Kazakhstan 1 347 486 (2%) 1 (100%) 0 (0%)
Kosovo 2 180 514 (10%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Kyrgyzstan 2 18 900 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
Latvia 20 1 115 655 (51%) 19 (95%) 5 (25%)
Lebanon 1 800 (0%) 1 (100%) 0 (0%)
Lithuania 14 1 379 419 (42%) 14 (100%) 3 (21%)
Luxembourg 11 26 906 (5%) 1 (9%) 0 (0%)
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of 1 600 000 (29%) 1 (100%) 0 (0%)
Malta 24 114 081 (28%) 24 (100%) 0 (0%)
Moldova, Republic Of 14 428 471 (12%) 12 (86%) 0 (0%)
Montenegro 3 141 416 (22%) 3 (100%) 0 (0%)
Morocco 2 946 485 (3%) 1 (50%) 0 (0%)
Netherlands 24 4 440 222 (27%) 17 (71%) 2 (8%)
New Zealand 1 360 000 (9%) 1 (100%) 0 (0%)
Norway 8 1 356 872 (31%) 8 (100%) 1 (13%)
Palestinian Territories 4 484 146 (13%) 4 (100%) 0 (0%)
Poland 54 4 022 704 (11%) 34 (63%) 6 (11%)
Portugal 139 6 033 800 (58%) 122 (88%) 38 (27%)
Romania 74 3 768 896 (18%) 64 (86%) 5 (7%)
Serbia 1 255 518 (2%) 1 (100%) 0 (0%)
Slovakia 6 586 688 (11%) 4 (67%) 0 (0%)
Slovenia 29 599 152 (30%) 29 (100%) 0 (0%)
Spain 1625 28 155 195 (63%) 1 388 (85%) 274 (17%)
Sweden 56 4 281 452 (49%) 54 (96%) 20 (36%)
Switzerland 9 819 913 (11%) 9 (100%) 2 (22%)
Tajikistan 1 30 000 (0%) 1 (100%) 0 (0%)
Turkey 10 9 500 080 (13%) 9 (90%) 0 (0%)
Ukraine 94 8 634 256 (19%) 58 (62%) 5 (5%)
United Kingdom 35 18 162 793 (30%) 33 (94%) 8 (23%)


Signatories’ profile

Signatories over time

Covenant Coordinators and Supporters

Signatories supported country-by-country

Countries % signatories supported By Coordinators By Supporters
Albania 33% 0 0
Algeria 33% 0 0
Armenia 100% 11 11
Austria 85% 0 11
Belgium 91% 217 15
Bosnia-herzegovina 39% 0 7
Bulgaria 22% 0 5
Croatia 18% 0 14
Cyprus 76% 0 19
Denmark 45% 14 3
Estonia 33% 0 1
Finland 55% 0 6
France 36% 3 25
Georgia 90% 0 9
Germany 78% 9 45
Greece 47% 42 19
Hungary 13% 0 2
Iceland 100% 0 1
Ireland 67% 0 2
Israel 25% 0 0
Italy 71% 2174 111
Latvia 5% 0 1
Lebanon 100% 0 0
Lithuania 7% 0 1
Luxembourg 100% 0 2
Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic Of 100% 0 1
Malta 75% 0 18
Moldova, Republic Of 29% 1 3
Morocco 50% 0 0
Netherlands 67% 12 8
New Zealand 100% 0 1
Norway 88% 0 7
Palestinian Territories 25% 0 0
Poland 85% 14 34
Portugal 48% 35 25
Romania 55% 16 18
Serbia 100% 0 1
Slovakia 33% 1 0
Slovenia 3% 0 1
Spain 98% 1568 313
Sweden 59% 5 27
Switzerland 22% 0 2
Turkey 20% 0 2
Ukraine 51% 10 41
United Kingdom 69% 10 15


Covenant Coordinators and Supporters over time

Action Plans

State of play

SEAPs status Total
SEAPs submitted5,521
SEAPs accepted4,261
SEAPs not accepted131
More information on the SEAP assessment status can be found here.

SEAP approaches overview

Type of CO2 emissions reduction target
Absolute - target calculated based on the total CO2 emissions in the baseline year

Per capita - target calculated based on the total CO2 emissions divided by the number of inhabitants in the baseline year
Emission factors
IPCC - emission factors for fuel combustion which are based on the carbon content of each fuel

Life cycle assessment - emission factors for the overall life cycle of each energy carrier
Emission reporting units
CO2 - only CO2 emissions are accounted

CO2 equivalent - emissions of CO2, CH4 and N2O are accounted and converted into CO2 equivalent
Baseline years
Baseline year - the year against which the 2020 target is set and the achievements of the emissions reduction in 2020 are compared.
More information on the SEAP methodological framework can be found on the SEAP Guidebook

SEAPs submitted over time

Monitoring Reports

Overview of submitted monitoring reports

Monitoring status Number
Number of submitted action reports (without MEI) 818
Number of submitted full reports (with MEI)337
Total number of submitted monitoring reports1155
Average number of monitoring reports by signatory1

Monitoring over time

Benchmarks of excellence

State of play

Benchmarks of excellence Total
Signatories3,866
Coordinators80
Supporters66

Snapshot of fields of action

Benchmarks of Excellence submitted by Signatories
Municipal buildings, equipment/facilities997
Tertiary buildings equipment/facilities65
Residential buildings448
Public lighting610
Industry30
Transport381
Local electricity production602
Local heat/cold production118
Others615


Benchmarks of excellence submitted by Coordinators and Supporters
Awareness raising30
Financing schemes28
Methods and tools44
Other44
These figures are calculated overnight, except for the Covenant of Mayors infographic.
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