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Environment > Emissions > CO2 emissions > Metric tons per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas fuels and gas flaring.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 55.38 2007
2 Netherlands Antilles 32.44 2007
3 Kuwait 32.32 2007
4 United Arab Emirates 31.03 2007
5 Bahrain 29.55 2007
6 Trinidad and Tobago 27.86 2007
7 Aruba 23 2007
8 Luxembourg 22.57 2007
9 Brunei 19.75 2007
10 United States 19.34 2007
11 Australia 17.74 2007
12 Canada 16.89 2007
13 Saudi Arabia 16.59 2007
OPEC countries average (profile) 16.02 2007
14 Estonia 15.25 2007
15 Kazakhstan 14.67 2007
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 14.59 2007
16 Faroe Islands 14.39 2007
17 Oman 13.68 2007
18 Gibraltar 13.12 2007
19 Finland 12.12 2007
20 Czech Republic 12.08 2007
21 Singapore 11.8 2007
22 New Caledonia 11.74 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 11.16 2007
23 Russia 10.81 2007
24 Netherlands 10.57 2007
25 Palau 10.54 2007
26 Ireland 10.16 2007
27 Cayman Islands 10.06 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 9.96 2007
28 Japan 9.81 2007
29 Belgium 9.69 2007
30 Cyprus 9.6 2007
31 Germany 9.57 2007
Eurozone average (profile) 9.34 2007
=32 Libya 9.29 2007
=32 Israel 9.29 2007
=34 Turkmenistan 9.2 2007
=34 Greenland 9.2 2007
36 Denmark 9.15 2007
37 Norway 9.07 2007
38 South Africa 8.98 2007
39 United Kingdom 8.84 2007
40 Greece 8.76 2007
European Union average (profile) 8.53 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) 8.39 2007
NATO countries average (profile) 8.35 2007
41 Poland 8.32 2007
42 Austria 8.27 2007
43 European Union 8.05 2007
44 Bermuda 8.02 2007
45 Spain 8 2007
Cold countries average (profile) 7.82 2007
46 New Zealand 7.72 2007
=47 Bosnia and Herzegovina 7.68 2007
=47 Italy 7.68 2007
49 Iceland 7.5 2007
50 Slovenia 7.48 2007
51 Equatorial Guinea 7.46 2007
Europe average (profile) 7.46 2007
52 Seychelles 7.33 2007
Former British colonies average (profile) 7.32 2007
53 Malaysia 7.32 2007
54 Belarus 6.88 2007
55 Slovakia 6.85 2007
56 Ukraine 6.82 2007
57 Bulgaria 6.75 2007
58 Malta 6.66 2007
Muslim countries average (profile) 6.65 2007
59 The Bahamas 6.44 2007
60 Venezuela 6.02 2007
61 France 6 2007
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 5.97 2007
Eastern Europe average (profile) 5.8 2007
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 5.74 2007
62 Hungary 5.61 2007
63 Croatia 5.6 2007
64 Portugal 5.47 2007
65 Sweden 5.38 2007
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 5.29 2007
66 Barbados 5.28 2007
67 Jamaica 5.21 2007
68 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5.11 2007
69 Antigua and Barbuda 5.09 2007
70 Switzerland 5.03 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) 4.98 2007
71 China 4.96 2007
Catholic countries average (profile) 4.91 2007
72 Turks and Caicos Islands 4.86 2007
Christian countries average (profile) 4.79 2007
73 Suriname 4.77 2007
74 Argentina 4.65 2007
75 Lithuania 4.52 2007
76 Mexico 4.47 2007
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 4.42 2007
77 Romania 4.37 2007
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 4.32 2007
78 Uzbekistan 4.32 2007
79 Chile 4.31 2007
=80 Thailand 4.14 2007
=80 Algeria 4.14 2007
82 Mongolia 4.05 2007
83 Turkey 3.95 2007
Hot countries average (profile) 3.93 2007
84 Jordan 3.78 2007
85 Azerbaijan 3.7 2007
86 Syria 3.48 2007
87 Latvia 3.44 2007
88 Iraq 3.34 2007
89 Lebanon 3.21 2007
90 Mauritius 3.08 2007
91 French Polynesia 3.07 2007
92 Maldives 2.99 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 2.93 2007
South and Central Asia average (profile) 2.9 2007
93 Botswana 2.64 2007
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 2.47 2007
94 Cuba 2.41 2007
95 Grenada 2.34 2007
96 Tunisia 2.33 2007
97 Saint Lucia 2.26 2007
98 Ecuador 2.25 2007
99 Panama 2.17 2007
100 Dominican Republic 2.11 2007
101 Guyana 1.97 2007
102 Brazil 1.94 2007
103 Uruguay 1.87 2007
104 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.85 2007
105 Costa Rica 1.82 2007
106 Indonesia 1.77 2007
107 Fiji 1.74 2007
108 Tonga 1.71 2007
109 Marshall Islands 1.7 2007
110 Dominica 1.66 2007
111 Armenia 1.64 2007
112 Peru 1.51 2007
113 Morocco 1.49 2007
114 Namibia 1.45 2007
=115 Colombia 1.43 2007
=115 Gabon 1.43 2007
=115 India 1.43 2007
118 Angola 1.41 2007
=119 Georgia 1.38 2007
=119 Bolivia 1.38 2007
121 Belize 1.36 2007
122 Albania 1.35 2007
123 Vietnam 1.31 2007
124 Moldova 1.28 2007
125 Honduras 1.23 2007
126 Kyrgyzstan 1.16 2007
127 El Salvador 1.1 2007
128 Tajikistan 1.07 2007
129 Guatemala 0.97 2007
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 0.962 2007
130 Pakistan 0.96 2007
131 Swaziland 0.92 2007
132 Samoa 0.9 2007
Former French colonies average (profile) 0.875 2007
133 Bhutan 0.86 2007
134 Nicaragua 0.82 2007
135 Sao Tome and Principe 0.81 2007
136 Philippines 0.8 2007
137 Zimbabwe 0.77 2007
South Asia average (profile) 0.712 2007
138 Paraguay 0.67 2007
139 Nigeria 0.64 2007
140 Cape Verde 0.63 2007
141 Mauritania 0.62 2007
142 Sri Lanka 0.61 2007
143 Djibouti 0.58 2007
144 Papua New Guinea 0.52 2007
failed states average (profile) 0.509 2007
=145 Senegal 0.46 2007
=145 Benin 0.46 2007
=147 Congo, Republic of the 0.45 2007
=147 Vanuatu 0.45 2007
149 Ghana 0.43 2007
150 Solomon Islands 0.4 2007
151 Kiribati 0.35 2007
152 Cameroon 0.33 2007
153 Cote d'Ivoire 0.32 2007
154 Cambodia 0.31 2007
155 Kenya 0.3 2007
=156 Bangladesh 0.28 2007
=156 Sudan 0.28 2007
158 Burma 0.27 2007
=159 Laos 0.25 2007
=159 Haiti 0.25 2007
=161 Sierra Leone 0.24 2007
=161 The Gambia 0.24 2007
163 Zambia 0.22 2007
164 Togo 0.21 2007
=165 Liberia 0.19 2007
=165 Guinea-Bissau 0.19 2007
=165 Comoros 0.19 2007
168 East Timor 0.17 2007
169 Tanzania 0.15 2007
170 Guinea 0.14 2007
=171 Madagascar 0.12 2007
=171 Nepal 0.12 2007
=171 Eritrea 0.12 2007
=171 Mozambique 0.12 2007
175 Burkina Faso 0.11 2007
176 Uganda 0.1 2007
=177 Ethiopia 0.08 2007
=177 Rwanda 0.08 2007
=179 Malawi 0.07 2007
=179 Somalia 0.07 2007
=181 Central African Republic 0.06 2007
=181 Niger 0.06 2007
183 Mali 0.05 2007
=184 Chad 0.04 2007
=184 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.04 2007
186 Afghanistan 0.03 2007
187 Burundi 0.02 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Emissions > CO2 emissions > Metric tons per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Environment/Emissions/CO2-emissions/Metric-tons-per-capita

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