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Agriculture > Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 New Zealand 5,818.12 2010
2 Uruguay 5,280.69 2010
3 Australia 2,943.54 2010
4 Ireland 2,434.54 2010
5 Sudan 2,278.34 2010
6 Namibia 2,095.95 2010
7 Paraguay 2,038.66 2010
8 Luxembourg 2,014.78 2010
9 Botswana 1,795.83 2010
10 Mongolia 1,767.03 2010
11 Brazil 1,675.97 2010
12 Argentina 1,549.74 2010
13 Cambodia 1,491.99 2010
14 Turkmenistan 1,206.67 2010
15 Burma 1,142.55 2010
16 Bolivia 1,040.48 2010
17 Thailand 967.42 2010
18 Colombia 942.86 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 942.48 2010
19 Denmark 941.44 2010
20 Kazakhstan 900.28 2010
21 Belarus 894.36 2010
22 Venezuela 888.24 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 808.12 2010
23 Nicaragua 799.7 2010
24 Canada 791.74 2010
25 Panama 734.23 2010
26 Nepal 714.62 2010
27 Ecuador 689.67 2010
28 Iceland 667.84 2010
29 Vietnam 667.36 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 637.5 2010
30 United States 632.34 2010
31 Azerbaijan 628.55 2010
32 Uzbekistan 610.57 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 593.48 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 584.71 2010
33 Netherlands 583.06 2010
34 Honduras 577.27 2010
35 Cameroon 563.29 2010
36 Lithuania 557.5 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 549.26 2010
37 Pakistan 548.59 2010
38 Kyrgyzstan 546.8 2010
39 France 541.88 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 538.1 2010
40 Georgia 530.7 2010
European Union average (profile) 522.01 2010
41 Ethiopia 511.96 2010
42 Slovenia 507.38 2010
43 Belgium 506.22 2010
44 Albania 499.69 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 496.74 2010
45 Ghana 485.38 2010
46 Austria 479.01 2010
47 Estonia 478.9 2010
48 Senegal 478.67 2010
49 Tajikistan 474.62 2010
50 Mexico 469.83 2010
Europe average (profile) 466.8 2010
51 Bangladesh 465.53 2010
52 Chile 459.67 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 455.1 2010
53 Cuba 449.42 2010
54 Zimbabwe 441.62 2010
55 China 440.95 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 438.33 2010
56 Spain 433.97 2010
57 Norway 421.43 2010
58 South Africa 401.74 2010
59 Republic of the Congo 400.71 2010
60 Switzerland 400.22 2010
61 Poland 396.49 2010
62 Romania 396.26 2010
63 Dominican Republic 394.61 2010
64 Peru 394.34 2010
65 Indonesia 391.9 2010
66 Portugal 386.67 2010
67 United Kingdom 380.72 2010
68 Sri Lanka 376.49 2010
69 Philippines 371.43 2010
70 Finland 362.39 2010
71 Kenya 362.01 2010
72 Armenia 354.88 2010
73 Germany 349.3 2010
74 Tanzania 348.44 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 345.62 2010
75 Bosnia and Herzegovina 339.87 2010
76 Latvia 337.6 2010
77 Sweden 335.31 2010
78 Serbia 328.01 2010
79 Costa Rica 323.19 2010
80 Czech Republic 322.18 2010
81 Turkey 322.07 2010
82 Greece 320.35 2010
83 Benin 320.12 2010
84 Eritrea 318.72 2010
85 India 313.19 2010
86 Togo 310.58 2010
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 305.25 2010
87 Croatia 301.35 2010
88 Democratic Republic of the Congo 296.1 2010
89 Iran 289.99 2010
90 Russia 284.8 2010
91 Republic of Macedonia 284.56 2010
92 South Korea 267.05 2010
93 Italy 257.92 2010
94 El Salvador 257.63 2010
95 Guatemala 245.52 2010
96 Jamaica 236.67 2010
97 Bulgaria 235.14 2010
98 Slovakia 235.12 2010
99 Japan 231.82 2010
100 Moldova 225.82 2010
101 Haiti 225.38 2010
102 Hungary 225 2010
103 Nigeria 223.29 2010
104 Angola 214.23 2010
105 Ukraine 206.88 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 205.86 2010
106 Tunisia 203.99 2010
107 Cyprus 197.16 2010
108 Oman 196.88 2010
109 Malaysia 195.94 2010
110 Zambia 185.91 2010
111 Morocco 182.64 2010
112 Yemen 180.11 2010
113 North Korea 178.37 2010
114 Syria 178.32 2010
115 Egypt 170.21 2010
116 Israel 150.26 2010
117 Libya 148.46 2010
118 Algeria 131.46 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 130.3 2010
119 Cote d'Ivoire 125.16 2010
120 Gabon 111.87 2010
121 Iraq 102.35 2010
122 Malta 98.56 2010
123 Mozambique 86.62 2010
124 United Arab Emirates 73.54 2010
125 Qatar 71.95 2010
126 Saudi Arabia 66.49 2010
127 Jordan 65.76 2010
128 Lebanon 64.5 2010
129 Trinidad and Tobago 55.27 2010
130 Kuwait 54.42 2010
131 Brunei 35.95 2010
132 Bahrain 14.14 2010
133 Singapore 7.27 2010
=134 Montenegro 0.0 2010
=134 Hong Kong 0.0 2010
=134 Kosovo 0.0 2010

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"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Agricultural methane emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Energy Agency. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Agriculture/Agricultural-methane-emissions/Thousand-metric-tons-of-CO2-equivalent-per-million

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