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Agriculture > Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent). Methane emissions are those stemming from human activities such as agriculture and from industrial methane production. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 23.05 2010
2 Brunei 11.11 2010
3 Trinidad and Tobago 10.92 2010
4 New Zealand 6.44 2010
5 Oman 5.9 2010
6 Uruguay 5.68 2010
7 Australia 5.55 2010
8 Turkmenistan 5.26 2010
9 Kuwait 4.16 2010
10 Kazakhstan 4.14 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 3.87 2010
11 Russia 3.75 2010
12 Norway 3.51 2010
13 Ireland 3.11 2010
14 Canada 3.06 2010
15 United Arab Emirates 3.03 2010
16 Libya 3 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 2.85 2010
17 Sudan 2.65 2010
18 Bahrain 2.65 2010
19 Paraguay 2.47 2010
20 Gabon 2.45 2010
21 Cambodia 2.45 2010
22 Luxembourg 2.44 2010
23 Namibia 2.29 2010
24 Brazil 2.27 2010
25 Mongolia 2.26 2010
26 Bolivia 2.24 2010
27 Botswana 2.21 2010
28 Saudi Arabia 2.21 2010
29 Argentina 2.15 2010
30 Azerbaijan 2.03 2010
31 Venezuela 1.97 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.95 2010
32 Estonia 1.74 2010
33 Belarus 1.73 2010
34 Poland 1.71 2010
35 Republic of the Congo 1.71 2010
36 United States 1.7 2010
37 Finland 1.66 2010
38 Uzbekistan 1.64 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 1.63 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 1.6 2010
39 Bulgaria 1.59 2010
40 Thailand 1.57 2010
41 Iran 1.55 2010
42 Lithuania 1.54 2010
43 Burma 1.52 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 1.51 2010
44 Ukraine 1.49 2010
45 Latvia 1.44 2010
46 Colombia 1.44 2010
47 Slovenia 1.42 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 1.4 2010
48 Denmark 1.4 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 1.36 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 1.35 2010
49 South Africa 1.31 2010
50 France 1.29 2010
51 Algeria 1.29 2010
52 Vietnam 1.28 2010
Europe average (profile) 1.26 2010
European Union average (profile) 1.24 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 1.24 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 1.23 2010
53 China 1.23 2010
54 Netherlands 1.22 2010
55 Romania 1.22 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 1.22 2010
56 Iceland 1.21 2010
57 Malaysia 1.19 2010
58 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.19 2010
59 Portugal 1.18 2010
60 Sweden 1.16 2010
61 Czech Republic 1.14 2010
62 Croatia 1.14 2010
63 Armenia 1.12 2010
64 Nicaragua 1.09 2010
65 Georgia 1.09 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 1.09 2010
66 Turkey 1.07 2010
67 Chile 1.05 2010
68 European Union 1.04 2010
69 Ecuador 1.03 2010
70 Austria 1 2010
71 Mexico 0.983 2010
72 United Kingdom 0.982 2010
73 Moldova 0.959 2010
74 Angola 0.951 2010
75 Indonesia 0.91 2010
76 Serbia 0.904 2010
77 Panama 0.9 2010
78 Pakistan 0.897 2010
79 Belgium 0.884 2010
80 Cameroon 0.88 2010
81 Nepal 0.876 2010
82 Ghana 0.852 2010
83 Cote d'Ivoire 0.84 2010
84 Togo 0.831 2010
85 Albania 0.823 2010
86 Spain 0.799 2010
87 Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.799 2010
88 Iraq 0.771 2010
89 North Korea 0.76 2010
90 Honduras 0.752 2010
91 Senegal 0.752 2010
92 Greece 0.744 2010
93 Cuba 0.744 2010
94 Slovakia 0.734 2010
95 Kyrgyzstan 0.728 2010
96 Hungary 0.728 2010
97 Ethiopia 0.726 2010
98 Benin 0.72 2010
99 Tunisia 0.711 2010
100 Germany 0.7 2010
101 Bangladesh 0.682 2010
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 0.682 2010
102 Dominican Republic 0.672 2010
103 Kenya 0.672 2010
104 Egypt 0.653 2010
105 Republic of Macedonia 0.651 2010
106 Tajikistan 0.648 2010
107 Peru 0.647 2010
108 South Korea 0.647 2010
109 Zimbabwe 0.644 2010
110 Switzerland 0.638 2010
111 Italy 0.621 2010
112 Tanzania 0.61 2010
113 Philippines 0.6 2010
114 Syria 0.582 2010
115 Malta 0.566 2010
116 Sri Lanka 0.563 2010
117 Cyprus 0.563 2010
118 Nigeria 0.551 2010
119 India 0.515 2010
120 Eritrea 0.494 2010
121 Costa Rica 0.487 2010
122 Zambia 0.486 2010
123 El Salvador 0.481 2010
124 Jamaica 0.478 2010
125 Guatemala 0.47 2010
126 Singapore 0.461 2010
127 Haiti 0.454 2010
128 Israel 0.439 2010
129 Hong Kong 0.439 2010
130 Mozambique 0.408 2010
131 Yemen 0.385 2010
132 Morocco 0.372 2010
133 Jordan 0.343 2010
134 Japan 0.316 2010
135 Lebanon 0.26 2010
=136 Montenegro 0.0 2010
=136 Kosovo 0.0 2010

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"Countries Compared by Agriculture > Methane emissions > Kt of CO2 equivalent per 1000. 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/Methane-emissions/Kt-of-CO2-equivalent-per-1000

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