Niger carbon emissions and environmental impact

Niger air pollution

Niger as an air pollution mortality rate of 251.8 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Niger is 94.1 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Niger energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Niger is 6.95 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 1.9% of Niger population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 78.9% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 99.25%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.75%
  • Renewable electricity output: 0.75%

Niger adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Niger are around $915,957,139 which represent 7.2% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $91,092,783 (0.72)%
  • Mineral depletion: $23,441,757 (0.19)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $176,543,792 (1.40)%
  • Energy depletion: $93,173,005 (0.74)%
  • Education expenditure: $444,201,582 (3.52)%

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