Iran, Islamic Rep. carbon emissions and environmental impact

Iran, Islamic Rep. air pollution

Iran, Islamic Rep. as an air pollution mortality rate of 50.9 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Iran, Islamic Rep. is 39.0 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Iran, Islamic Rep. energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Iran, Islamic Rep. is 7.79 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 98.5% of Iran, Islamic Rep. population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 0.9% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 93.86%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.08%
  • Renewable electricity output: 5.10%

Iran, Islamic Rep. territory

The territory of Iran, Islamic Rep. has a surface area of 1745150 km², 1628760 of which being land area. Forests represents 6.6% of the land with 106920 km². Around 0.8% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Iran, Islamic Rep. rents

The total resources rents of Iran, Islamic Rep. represent 18.16271% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 15.64608% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 1.76384% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 0.73829% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.00787% of GDP

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