South Sudan carbon emissions and environmental impact

South Sudan air pollution

South Sudan as an air pollution mortality rate of 165.1 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in South Sudan is 45.6 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

South Sudan energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in South Sudan is 1.09 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 0.6% of South Sudan population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 39.1% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 99.39%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.61%
  • Renewable electricity output: 0.61%

South Sudan adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of South Sudan are around $-970,170,984 which represent -9.2% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $54,529,695 (0.56)%
  • Mineral depletion: $4,703,874 (0.04)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $351,236,833 (3.34)%
  • Energy depletion: $1,053,428,825 (3.69)%
  • Education expenditure: $184,840,518 (1.76)%

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