Philippines carbon emissions and environmental impact

Philippines air pollution

Philippines as an air pollution mortality rate of 185.2 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Philippines is 18.1 mg/m³, endangering 96.4% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Philippines energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Philippines is 3.12 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 43.2% of Philippines population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 27.5% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 74.56%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 14.90%
  • Renewable electricity output: 25.41%

Philippines territory

The territory of Philippines has a surface area of 300000 km², 298170 of which being land area. Forests represents 27.8% of the land with 82800 km². Around 1.2% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Philippines adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Philippines are around $80,495,653,591 which represent 21.0% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $4,876,622,070 (1.27)%
  • Mineral depletion: $2,592,670,746 (0.68)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $1,362,872,002 (0.36)%
  • Energy depletion: $699,276,928 (0.18)%
  • Education expenditure: $7,062,231,701 (1.84)%

Philippines rents

The total resources rents of Philippines represent 1.47066% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 0.06566% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 0.16772% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 0.99111% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.17863% of GDP

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