Poland carbon emissions and environmental impact

Poland air pollution

Poland as an air pollution mortality rate of 37.9 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Poland is 20.9 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Poland energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Poland is 4.14 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 100.0% of Poland population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 11.9% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 86.08%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 12.69%
  • Renewable electricity output: 13.80%

Poland territory

The territory of Poland has a surface area of 312680 km², 306190 of which being land area. Forests represents 30.9% of the land with 94562 km². Around 22.6% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Poland adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Poland are around $59,192,927,472 which represent 10.5% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $10,668,359,243 (1.90)%
  • Mineral depletion: $1,200,301,876 (0.21)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $754,723,775 (0.13)%
  • Energy depletion: $778,194,970 (0.14)%
  • Education expenditure: $25,826,876,911 (4.59)%

Poland rents

The total resources rents of Poland represent 0.96619% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 0.05176% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 0.07276% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 0.40335% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.16624% of GDP

Calculate the carbon footprint of flights departing from Poland

Airport IATA code City
Gdańsk Lech Wałęsa GDN Gdansk
Kraków John Paul II KRK Krakow
Warsaw Chopin WAW Warsaw

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