Environment of South Africa
In South Africa, the amount of alternative and nuclear energy consumed amounts to 2.6% of the total energy use. South Africa emits 9.3 metric tons per capita of CO₂. The number of road motor vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in South Africa is 166.
Total land area of South Africa is 1,219,090 km2 (approx. 470,691 mi²). 89170 km2 of South Africa's territory is covered in forests. and forest land comprises 7% of all the land in the country.