DPRK

  • Country Basics
  • CO₂Emissions
  • Energy
  • Air Pollution
  • Biodiversity and Water
  • Global Environmental Rankings of NEA Countries

Total Land Area (1000 ha, 2011):  12,041
Population (million, 2010):  24
Population Density (people/㎢, 2010):  203
CO₂ Total Emissions (in thousands of tonnes, 2008):  78,371
CO₂ Emission per Capita (in thousands of tonnes per capita, 2010):  2.9
CO₂/GDP (kg CO₂/$1 GDP (PPP)):  -
Electricity Consumption (kWh per capita, 2011) :  739
Total Primary Energy Production (Quadrillion Btu, 2010):  0.894
SO₂ (1,000 metric tons/squ, 2000):  7,640
NOx (1,000 metric tons/squ, 2000):  1.18
Forest Areas (%, 2011):  46
Protected Areas (㎢, 2012):  2,894.60
Arable & Permanent Crop Areas in total land areas (%, 2011):  90.02
Annual Water Availability (km3/yr, 2005):  77
Annual Water Withdrawals (km3/yr, 2009):  0.551
Human Development Index (2005):  -
Ecological Footprint (2007):  33
Environmental Performance Index (2006):  -
Resource and Environmental Performance Index (2003):  -

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