United Arab Emirates carbon emissions and environmental impact

United Arab Emirates air pollution

United Arab Emirates as an air pollution mortality rate of 54.7 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in United Arab Emirates is 40.9 mg/m³, endangering 100.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

United Arab Emirates energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in United Arab Emirates is 5.08 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 98.5% of United Arab Emirates population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 0.1% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 99.77%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 0.23%
  • Renewable electricity output: 0.23%

United Arab Emirates territory

The territory of United Arab Emirates has a surface area of 83600 km², 71020 of which being land area. Forests represents 4.6% of the land with 3237 km². Around 11.3% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

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Airport IATA code City
Abu Dhabi AUH Abu Dhabi
Dubai DXB Dubai

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