Environment of Nicaragua
In Nicaragua, the amount of alternative and nuclear energy consumed amounts to 15.5% of the total energy use. Nicaragua emits 0.8 metric tons per capita of CO₂. The number of road motor vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in Nicaragua is 7.
Total land area of Nicaragua is 130,370 km2 (approx. 50,336 mi²). 51890 km2 of Nicaragua's territory is covered in forests. and forest land comprises 40% of all the land in the country.