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Environment of El Salvador

In El Salvador, the amount of alternative and nuclear energy consumed amounts to 33.8% of the total energy use. El Salvador emits 1.1 metric tons per capita of CO₂. The number of road motor vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in El Salvador is 11.


Total land area of El Salvador is 21,041 km2 (approx. 8,124 mi²). 2980 km2 of El Salvador's territory is covered in forests. and forest land comprises 14% of all the land in the country.

Issues El Salvador faces

Currently El Salvador faces various issues, including deforestation, soil erosion, water pollution, contamination of soils from disposal of toxic wastes.