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

DEFINITION: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, 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 2,462.7 2010
2 Uruguay 2,279.16 2010
3 Sudan 2,021.68 2010
4 Australia 1,896.77 2010
5 Ireland 1,569.5 2010
6 Namibia 1,276.25 2010
7 Paraguay 1,275.53 2010
8 Mongolia 1,196.95 2010
9 Argentina 1,189.1 2010
10 Lithuania 1,152.82 2010
11 Botswana 1,047.81 2010
12 Belarus 982.92 2010
13 Iceland 980.38 2010
14 Serbia 889.08 2010
15 Brazil 845.4 2010
16 Denmark 773.82 2010
17 Kazakhstan 750.89 2010
18 Turkmenistan 730.44 2010
19 Canada 616.68 2010
20 Luxembourg 580.33 2010
21 United States 575.96 2010
22 Cambodia 561.56 2010
23 Ghana 534.52 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 533.07 2010
24 Cameroon 515.05 2010
25 Nicaragua 510.79 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 510.22 2010
26 Bolivia 508.83 2010
27 Poland 489.83 2010
28 Finland 482.46 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 460.51 2010
29 Latvia 454.04 2010
30 France 446.56 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 441.02 2010
31 Senegal 438.68 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 434.03 2010
32 Colombia 433.13 2010
33 Czech Republic 431.98 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 431.68 2010
European Union average (profile) 429.49 2010
34 Bulgaria 424.7 2010
35 Estonia 423.98 2010
36 Slovenia 421.85 2010
37 Zambia 405.36 2010
38 Venezuela 401.41 2010
39 Cuba 400.58 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 399.72 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 398.48 2010
Europe average (profile) 394.89 2010
40 Ethiopia 392.71 2010
41 Republic of the Congo 378.7 2010
42 Chile 377.37 2010
43 Uzbekistan 368.08 2010
44 Malaysia 367.1 2010
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 361.26 2010
45 Norway 360.4 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 356.97 2010
46 Turkey 356.35 2010
47 Croatia 352.6 2010
48 Democratic Republic of the Congo 342.04 2010
49 Germany 338.48 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 337.16 2010
50 Netherlands 336.81 2010
51 Sweden 330.66 2010
52 Hungary 329.37 2010
53 Vietnam 328.98 2010
54 Spain 328 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 327.32 2010
55 Slovakia 322.22 2010
56 Togo 321.38 2010
57 Honduras 319.49 2010
58 China 310.34 2010
59 Ecuador 308.02 2010
60 Benin 307.29 2010
61 Thailand 301.18 2010
62 Albania 289.19 2010
63 Armenia 287.97 2010
64 United Kingdom 286.68 2010
65 Oman 286.5 2010
66 Zimbabwe 285.81 2010
67 Panama 282.86 2010
68 South Africa 281.08 2010
69 Romania 280.64 2010
70 Mexico 275.79 2010
71 Greece 274.78 2010
72 Indonesia 272.5 2010
73 Costa Rica 271.05 2010
74 Georgia 268.51 2010
75 Austria 261.31 2010
76 Belgium 257.09 2010
77 Iran 250.29 2010
78 Burma 248.85 2010
79 Kenya 241.52 2010
80 Peru 241.33 2010
81 Tanzania 238.18 2010
82 Azerbaijan 236.58 2010
83 Brunei 234.92 2010
84 Portugal 233.52 2010
85 Kyrgyzstan 222.71 2010
86 Syria 215.17 2010
87 Ukraine 207.79 2010
88 Guatemala 202.77 2010
89 Russia 202.5 2010
90 Cyprus 200.24 2010
91 Tajikistan 198.89 2010
92 Bosnia and Herzegovina 198.29 2010
93 Tunisia 194.68 2010
94 Egypt 190.44 2010
95 Eritrea 188.85 2010
96 Switzerland 180.4 2010
97 Republic of Macedonia 176.77 2010
98 Nigeria 176 2010
99 Italy 175.61 2010
100 United Arab Emirates 170.9 2010
101 El Salvador 168.02 2010
102 Dominican Republic 147.9 2010
103 Angola 147.75 2010
104 Bangladesh 145.32 2010
105 Cote d'Ivoire 143.82 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 143.2 2010
106 India 141.46 2010
107 Gabon 138.35 2010
108 Jamaica 137.9 2010
109 South Korea 134.53 2010
110 Pakistan 132.89 2010
111 Morocco 130.39 2010
112 Moldova 127.15 2010
113 Nepal 126.01 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 122.62 2010
114 Haiti 122.03 2010
115 Libya 115.82 2010
116 Israel 115.67 2010
117 Yemen 112.27 2010
118 Philippines 100.98 2010
119 North Korea 90.46 2010
120 Algeria 84.04 2010
121 Saudi Arabia 81.54 2010
122 Iraq 81.15 2010
123 Trinidad and Tobago 75.37 2010
124 Malta 65.87 2010
125 Sri Lanka 64.78 2010
126 Japan 58.83 2010
127 Jordan 51.84 2010
128 Lebanon 50.52 2010
129 Mozambique 47.87 2010
130 Qatar 34.63 2010
131 Kuwait 31.72 2010
132 Bahrain 9.59 2010
133 Singapore 6.72 2010
=134 Montenegro 0.0 2010
=134 Hong Kong 0.0 2010
=134 Kosovo 0.0 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Agricultural nitrous oxide 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-nitrous-oxide-emissions/Thousand-metric-tons-of-CO2-equivalent-per-million

Agriculture > Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Agriculture > Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million

  • New Zealand ranked first for agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million amongst Former British colonies in 2010.
  • 20 of the bottom 128 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are Latin American and Caribbean.
  • 7 of the bottom 67 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are Former Spanish colonies'.
  • 27 of the bottom 43 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are Hot countries.
  • 3 of the bottom 28 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are High income OECD.
  • 14 of the bottom 129 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are East Asian and Pacific.
  • 7 of the bottom 136 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are English speaking .
  • 3 of the bottom 22 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are Sparsely populated.
  • 16 of the bottom 49 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are Christian.
  • 7 of the bottom 56 countries by agricultural nitrous oxide emissions > thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million are Sub-Saharan African.
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