Country profile



General Statistics:

  • Population: 48.5 million (2001 Ukraine Census).
  • GDP: US$90.6 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 403 million metric tons gross emissions in 1998 (375 million metric tons net, accounting for LULUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis.
  • Energy Use: Energy use per capita: 357,42 Kg of oil 2013

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: In its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC), submitted to the UNFCCC in 2015, Ukraine set a target of reducing emissions 40% below 1990 levels by 2030. The text of Ukraine’s INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: Ukraine has produced its Draft National Energy Efficiency Action Plan. The Action Plan may be found here.


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