Morocco carbon emissions and environmental impact

Morocco air pollution

Morocco as an air pollution mortality rate of 49.1 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Morocco is 32.6 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Morocco energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Morocco is 3.15 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 96.8% of Morocco population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 11.3% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 81.47%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 8.19%
  • Renewable electricity output: 14.31%

Morocco territory

The territory of Morocco has a surface area of 446550 km², 446300 of which being land area. Forests represents 12.6% of the land with 56240 km². Around 0.3% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Morocco adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Morocco are around $22,708,293,124 which represent 19.7% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $2,224,492,482 (1.93)%
  • Mineral depletion: $200,537,866 (0.17)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $485,689,876 (0.42)%
  • Energy depletion: $8,259,734 (0.01)%
  • Education expenditure: $6,002,994,214 (5.20)%

Morocco rents

The total resources rents of Morocco represent 1.58696% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 0.00661% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 0.00172% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 1.45062% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.12801% of GDP

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