Azerbaijan carbon emissions and environmental impact

Azerbaijan air pollution

Azerbaijan as an air pollution mortality rate of 63.9 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Azerbaijan is 19.9 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Azerbaijan energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Azerbaijan is 3.73 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 95.5% of Azerbaijan population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 2.3% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 92.59%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.41%
  • Renewable electricity output: 7.04%

Azerbaijan territory

The territory of Azerbaijan has a surface area of 86600 km², 82670 of which being land area. Forests represents 14.1% of the land with 11656 km². Around 0.4% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Azerbaijan adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Azerbaijan are around $2,834,797,035 which represent 6.3% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $1,308,270,216 (2.93)%
  • Mineral depletion: $178,603,092 (0.40)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $74,850,940 (0.17)%
  • Energy depletion: $8,232,849,886 (18.44)%
  • Education expenditure: $1,139,396,936 (2.55)%

Azerbaijan rents

The total resources rents of Azerbaijan represent 29.59159% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 25.27826% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 3.80407% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 0.48855% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.02071% of GDP

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