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Energy > Methane emissions in energy sector > Thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Methane emissions in energy sector (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent). Methane emissions from energy processes are emissions from the production, handling, transmission, and combustion of fossil fuels and biofuels. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 22,632.4 2010
2 Brunei 10,813.12 2010
3 Trinidad and Tobago 9,457.68 2010
4 Oman 5,479.3 2010
5 Turkmenistan 3,862.97 2010
6 Kuwait 3,808.76 2010
OPEC countries average (profile) 3,461.75 2010
7 Russia 2,991.8 2010
8 United Arab Emirates 2,814.57 2010
9 Kazakhstan 2,797.6 2010
10 Norway 2,677.57 2010
11 Libya 2,655.34 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 2,549.45 2010
12 Bahrain 2,432.9 2010
13 Australia 1,999.29 2010
14 Saudi Arabia 1,898 2010
15 Gabon 1,564.3 2010
16 Canada 1,265.37 2010
17 Azerbaijan 1,208.49 2010
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1,117.97 2010
18 Poland 1,093.07 2010
19 Iran 1,066.66 2010
20 Ukraine 1,046.26 2010
21 Bolivia 1,011.76 2010
22 Algeria 1,011.38 2010
23 Republic of the Congo 945.42 2010
24 Uzbekistan 895.44 2010
25 Latvia 825.1 2010
26 Venezuela 821.26 2010
27 Malaysia 765.64 2010
28 Estonia 743.34 2010
29 United States 682.34 2010
30 Armenia 668.67 2010
31 China 612.47 2010
32 Angola 610.05 2010
33 Slovenia 598.36 2010
Eastern Europe average (profile) 597.46 2010
34 South Africa 596.6 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 595.24 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 591.32 2010
35 Romania 574.48 2010
Emerging markets average (profile) 556.41 2010
36 France 555.51 2010
37 Croatia 540.83 2010
38 Lithuania 537.51 2010
39 Iraq 535.06 2010
40 Moldova 516.72 2010
41 Czech Republic 496.57 2010
Religious countries average (profile) 482.13 2010
NATO countries average (profile) 474.95 2010
42 Vietnam 470.95 2010
43 Ireland 461.59 2010
Europe average (profile) 461.33 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 458.75 2010
44 Georgia 445.83 2010
45 North Korea 444.44 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 433.97 2010
46 Serbia 429.5 2010
47 Tunisia 426.37 2010
48 Argentina 392.39 2010
49 Egypt 380.54 2010
50 Bosnia and Herzegovina 376.76 2010
51 Mongolia 371.99 2010
52 Thailand 349.87 2010
53 Mexico 341.8 2010
54 Netherlands 340.05 2010
55 New Zealand 339.12 2010
European Union average (profile) 337.67 2010
56 European Union 325.2 2010
57 Colombia 292.68 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 289.62 2010
58 Syria 289.5 2010
59 Indonesia 283.3 2010
60 Luxembourg 277.94 2010
61 Togo 270.49 2010
62 Singapore 264.76 2010
63 Austria 256.13 2010
64 Chile 252.05 2010
65 Albania 247.04 2010
66 Botswana 245.62 2010
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 237.31 2010
67 Pakistan 233.62 2010
68 Ecuador 228.84 2010
69 Nigeria 225.75 2010
70 Hungary 224.12 2010
71 Brazil 222.02 2010
72 Republic of Macedonia 218.82 2010
73 Denmark 217.53 2010
74 Paraguay 214.59 2010
75 United Kingdom 212.95 2010
76 Turkey 210.23 2010
77 Bulgaria 206.06 2010
78 Mozambique 205.84 2010
79 Burma 205.53 2010
80 Uruguay 202.4 2010
81 Sudan 200.66 2010
82 Kenya 198.96 2010
83 Zambia 194.8 2010
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 186.55 2010
84 Cote d'Ivoire 186.4 2010
85 Germany 181.09 2010
86 Slovakia 174.4 2010
87 Finland 171.89 2010
88 Tanzania 155.3 2010
89 South Korea 147.77 2010
90 Greece 147.5 2010
91 Switzerland 146.99 2010
92 Senegal 142.7 2010
93 Portugal 142.09 2010
94 Israel 141.99 2010
95 Belgium 139.32 2010
96 Sweden 138.35 2010
97 Peru 133.25 2010
98 Jordan 133.21 2010
99 Ghana 128.32 2010
100 Cameroon 126.33 2010
101 Ethiopia 122.77 2010
102 Guatemala 116.4 2010
103 Italy 114.93 2010
104 Belarus 110.3 2010
105 Hong Kong 108.18 2010
106 Benin 106.66 2010
107 Democratic Republic of the Congo 106.05 2010
108 Yemen 104.92 2010
109 Eritrea 101.18 2010
110 Cambodia 96.93 2010
111 India 96.29 2010
112 Haiti 87.33 2010
113 Zimbabwe 83.05 2010
114 Bangladesh 81.91 2010
115 Dominican Republic 78.04 2010
116 Cuba 73.99 2010
117 Nicaragua 72.5 2010
118 Tajikistan 70.76 2010
119 Spain 70.5 2010
120 Philippines 65.16 2010
121 Honduras 62.73 2010
122 Namibia 61.5 2010
123 El Salvador 59.92 2010
124 Nepal 56.46 2010
125 Costa Rica 55.44 2010
126 Morocco 51.89 2010
127 Kyrgyzstan 48.83 2010
128 Jamaica 47.2 2010
129 Panama 33.69 2010
130 Sri Lanka 28.32 2010
131 Lebanon 27.27 2010
132 Japan 25.59 2010
133 Cyprus 12.05 2010
134 Iceland 10.06 2010
135 Malta 1.44 2010
=136 Montenegro 0.0 2010
=136 Kosovo 0.0 2010

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"Countries Compared by Energy > Methane emissions in energy sector > 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/Energy/Methane-emissions-in-energy-sector/Thousand-metric-tons-of-CO2-equivalent-per-million

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