Algeria carbon emissions and environmental impact

Algeria air pollution

Algeria as an air pollution mortality rate of 49.7 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Algeria is 38.9 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Algeria energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Algeria is 4.13 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 92.6% of Algeria population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 0.1% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 99.68%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.11%
  • Renewable electricity output: 0.32%

Algeria territory

The territory of Algeria has a surface area of 2381740 km², 2381740 of which being land area. Forests represents 0.8% of the land with 19636 km². Around 0.1% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Algeria adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Algeria are around $34,982,066,638 which represent 21.2% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $5,477,614,938 (3.23)%
  • Mineral depletion: $7,535,089 (0.00)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $215,221,734 (0.13)%
  • Energy depletion: $20,027,647,942 (11.83)%
  • Education expenditure: $7,565,551,016 (4.47)%

Algeria rents

The total resources rents of Algeria represent 19.02333% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 15.77386% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 3.11300% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 0.03544% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.10103% of GDP

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