Egypt, Arab Rep. carbon emissions and environmental impact

Egypt, Arab Rep. air pollution

Egypt, Arab Rep. as an air pollution mortality rate of 108.9 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Egypt, Arab Rep. is 87.0 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Egypt, Arab Rep. energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Egypt, Arab Rep. is 3.51 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 97.6% of Egypt, Arab Rep. population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 5.7% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 91.74%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.88%
  • Renewable electricity output: 8.26%

Egypt, Arab Rep. territory

The territory of Egypt, Arab Rep. has a surface area of 1001450 km², 995450 of which being land area. Forests represents 0.1% of the land with 736 km². Around 5.0% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Egypt, Arab Rep. adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Egypt, Arab Rep. are around $8,698,515,678 which represent 3.6% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $8,931,055,251 (3.65)%
  • Mineral depletion: $466,771,493 (0.19)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $1,469,345,927 (0.60)%
  • Energy depletion: $11,805,591,251 (4.83)%
  • Education expenditure: $10,789,436,367 (4.41)%

Egypt, Arab Rep. rents

The total resources rents of Egypt, Arab Rep. represent 6.91133% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 5.28049% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 1.19766% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 0.28342% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.14976% of GDP

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