Congo, Dem. Rep. carbon emissions and environmental impact

Congo, Dem. Rep. air pollution

Congo, Dem. Rep. as an air pollution mortality rate of 163.9 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Congo, Dem. Rep. is 44.9 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Congo, Dem. Rep. energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Congo, Dem. Rep. is 20.94 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 4.0% of Congo, Dem. Rep. population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 95.8% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 0.18%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.11%
  • Renewable electricity output: 99.82%

Congo, Dem. Rep. territory

The territory of Congo, Dem. Rep. has a surface area of 2344860 km², 2267050 of which being land area. Forests represents 67.2% of the land with 1522666 km². Around 0.2% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Congo, Dem. Rep. adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Congo, Dem. Rep. are around $-3,614,678,811 which represent -7.9% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $77,428,269 (0.17)%
  • Mineral depletion: $5,727,663,603 (12.57)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $757,850,294 (1.66)%
  • Energy depletion: $177,603,350 (0.39)%
  • Education expenditure: $938,324,170 (2.06)%

Congo, Dem. Rep. rents

The total resources rents of Congo, Dem. Rep. represent 25.51925% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 0.62690% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 0.00009% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 16.16902% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 8.72324% of GDP

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