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

DEFINITION: Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 New Zealand 2,594.85 2010
2 Uruguay 2,356.63 2010
3 Sudan 2,336.28 2010
4 Australia 2,332.25 2010
5 Ireland 1,724.56 2010
6 Paraguay 1,421.16 2010
7 Belarus 1,416.83 2010
8 Lithuania 1,398.56 2010
9 Namibia 1,368.81 2010
10 Argentina 1,289.47 2010
11 Mongolia 1,282.17 2010
12 Iceland 1,149.22 2010
13 Cambodia 1,138.77 2010
14 Botswana 1,109.41 2010
15 Finland 1,084.84 2010
16 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1,071.41 2010
17 Kazakhstan 1,069.28 2010
18 Brazil 1,063.35 2010
19 Serbia 1,021.05 2010
20 United States 983.05 2010
21 Turkmenistan 982.79 2010
22 Denmark 975.18 2010
23 Canada 967.27 2010
24 Bolivia 939.65 2010
25 Luxembourg 938.75 2010
26 Belgium 929.44 2010
27 Brunei 837.81 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 773.59 2010
28 Ghana 710.9 2010
29 Republic of the Congo 705.25 2010
30 Poland 700.76 2010
31 Czech Republic 693.03 2010
32 Estonia 680.29 2010
33 Norway 674.79 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 673.83 2010
34 Croatia 666.24 2010
35 Cameroon 660.76 2010
European Union average (profile) 652.61 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 652.42 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 632.56 2010
36 Zambia 622.68 2010
37 Slovakia 622.49 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 619.34 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 618.04 2010
38 Latvia 617.68 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 616.64 2010
39 Sweden 600.27 2010
40 France 594.61 2010
41 Bulgaria 594.51 2010
42 Nicaragua 587.84 2010
Europe average (profile) 587.36 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 573.78 2010
43 Slovenia 570.44 2010
44 Netherlands 553.98 2010
45 Venezuela 545.26 2010
46 Colombia 541.33 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 540.95 2010
47 European Union 540.11 2010
48 Malaysia 530.84 2010
49 Gabon 527.75 2010
50 Germany 518.87 2010
51 Cote d'Ivoire 518.4 2010
52 Cuba 513.77 2010
53 Chile 511.57 2010
54 Georgia 509.19 2010
55 Burma 505.79 2010
56 Benin 501.7 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 498.62 2010
57 Senegal 496.74 2010
58 Spain 489.48 2010
59 Turkey 483.99 2010
60 Togo 473.98 2010
61 Thailand 455.48 2010
62 Greece 452.6 2010
63 Ukraine 450.76 2010
64 Ethiopia 448.61 2010
65 Austria 448.01 2010
66 Russia 447.56 2010
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 442.83 2010
67 South Africa 437.48 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 435.23 2010
68 United Kingdom 426.14 2010
69 Hungary 421.51 2010
70 Uzbekistan 418.95 2010
71 Honduras 412.45 2010
72 China 411.37 2010
73 Romania 410.87 2010
74 Portugal 403.47 2010
75 Oman 401.17 2010
76 Vietnam 389.01 2010
77 Indonesia 379.4 2010
78 Panama 375.3 2010
79 Singapore 368.57 2010
80 Mexico 365.9 2010
81 Albania 356.68 2010
82 Ecuador 355.18 2010
83 Armenia 332.68 2010
84 Costa Rica 330.43 2010
85 Italy 324.58 2010
86 Iran 321.33 2010
87 Zimbabwe 320.18 2010
88 Egypt 315.31 2010
89 Guatemala 314.85 2010
90 Switzerland 312.07 2010
91 South Korea 297.22 2010
92 Azerbaijan 292.3 2010
93 Tanzania 287.89 2010
94 Bosnia and Herzegovina 286.41 2010
95 Cyprus 285.59 2010
96 Peru 284.08 2010
97 United Arab Emirates 280.23 2010
98 Kenya 277.79 2010
99 Tunisia 275.33 2010
100 Syria 273.22 2010
101 Kyrgyzstan 268.91 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 251.53 2010
102 Republic of Macedonia 245.26 2010
103 Jamaica 238.15 2010
104 Libya 237.87 2010
105 Kuwait 230.81 2010
106 Saudi Arabia 229.24 2010
107 Israel 225.31 2010
108 Tajikistan 225.19 2010
109 El Salvador 223.07 2010
110 Nigeria 222.13 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 219.82 2010
111 Eritrea 214.94 2010
112 Dominican Republic 214.39 2010
113 Trinidad and Tobago 207.67 2010
114 Japan 201.96 2010
115 India 194.2 2010
116 Qatar 189.97 2010
117 Morocco 186.13 2010
118 Angola 182.61 2010
119 Moldova 179.08 2010
120 Pakistan 173.55 2010
121 Bangladesh 173.1 2010
122 Algeria 168.82 2010
123 Nepal 167.92 2010
124 Iraq 158.54 2010
125 Yemen 158.15 2010
126 Haiti 148.13 2010
127 Malta 146.4 2010
128 Philippines 133.89 2010
129 North Korea 132.29 2010
130 Lebanon 104.47 2010
131 Sri Lanka 103.21 2010
132 Bahrain 102.76 2010
133 Jordan 98.03 2010
134 Mozambique 92.51 2010
135 Hong Kong 66.5 2010
=136 Montenegro 0.0 2010
=136 Kosovo 0.0 2010

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

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