Bolivia carbon emissions and environmental impact

Bolivia air pollution

Bolivia as an air pollution mortality rate of 63.7 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Bolivia is 21.6 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Bolivia energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Bolivia is 4.95 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 64.0% of Bolivia population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 17.5% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 68.60%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 2.52%
  • Renewable electricity output: 31.40%

Bolivia adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Bolivia are around $-321,850,776 which represent -0.8% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $844,955,139 (2.15)%
  • Mineral depletion: $1,363,912,549 (3.47)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $104,165,221 (0.26)%
  • Energy depletion: $1,010,997,968 (2.57)%
  • Education expenditure: $2,390,392,123 (6.08)%

Bolivia rents

The total resources rents of Bolivia represent 7.79351% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 1.53454% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 1.82250% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 4.11126% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.32520% of GDP

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