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Environment > Pollution > Carbon dioxide 1999 per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 1999 total CO2 emissions from fossil-fuel burning, cement production, and gas flaring. Emissions are expressed in thousand metric tons of carbon (not CO2). Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Qatar 24.66 1999
2 United Arab Emirates 8.3 1999
3 Bahrain 8.1 1999
4 Guam 7.22 1999
5 Kuwait 7.2 1999
6 Aruba 5.84 1999
7 Trinidad and Tobago 5.41 1999
8 United States 5.38 1999
OPEC countries average (profile) 5.26 1999
9 Luxembourg 5.09 1999
10 Australia 4.97 1999
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 3.99 1999
11 Canada 3.93 1999
12 Singapore 3.74 1999
13 Palau 3.5 1999
14 Saudi Arabia 3.27 1999
15 Estonia 3.21 1999
16 Finland 3.08 1999
Tourist destinations average (profile) 3.03 1999
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 2.94 1999
17 Ireland 2.94 1999
18 Czech Republic 2.89 1999
19 Belgium 2.79 1999
20 Israel 2.72 1999
21 Russia 2.68 1999
22 Germany 2.63 1999
23 Greenland 2.62 1999
High income OECD countries average (profile) 2.58 1999
24 Denmark 2.55 1999
25 North Korea 2.52 1999
26 United Kingdom 2.51 1999
27 Oman 2.5 1999
28 Japan 2.49 1999
29 Malta 2.46 1999
30 Norway 2.37 1999
Eurozone average (profile) 2.35 1999
31 Netherlands 2.32 1999
32 South Korea 2.3 1999
33 Poland 2.22 1999
34 New Zealand 2.19 1999
35 New Caledonia 2.17 1999
36 Greece 2.16 1999
European Union average (profile) 2.15 1999
Non-religious countries average (profile) 2.14 1999
37 South Africa 2.13 1999
38 Austria 2.1 1999
39 Barbados 2.08 1999
40 Kazakhstan 2.06 1999
NATO countries average (profile) 2.06 1999
41 Ukraine 2.06 1999
42 Bermuda 2.06 1999
43 Iceland 2.03 1999
44 Italy 2.03 1999
Former British colonies average (profile) 2.01 1999
45 Turkmenistan 1.99 1999
46 Slovenia 1.99 1999
Cold countries average (profile) 1.98 1999
47 Slovakia 1.95 1999
48 Cayman Islands 1.93 1999
Europe average (profile) 1.88 1999
49 Spain 1.87 1999
50 Cyprus 1.78 1999
Muslim countries average (profile) 1.73 1999
51 Hong Kong 1.7 1999
52 The Bahamas 1.67 1999
53 France 1.62 1999
54 Portugal 1.61 1999
55 Belarus 1.57 1999
56 Switzerland 1.55 1999
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 1.54 1999
57 Republic of Macedonia 1.53 1999
58 Hungary 1.52 1999
59 Malaysia 1.47 1999
60 Lebanon 1.46 1999
61 Sweden 1.44 1999
62 Venezuela 1.43 1999
63 Bulgaria 1.4 1999
64 American Samoa 1.37 1999
65 Uzbekistan 1.31 1999
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.29 1999
66 Suriname 1.28 1999
67 Iran 1.27 1999
Christian countries average (profile) 1.25 1999
68 Antigua and Barbuda 1.25 1999
69 Croatia 1.25 1999
Catholic countries average (profile) 1.23 1999
Emerging markets average (profile) 1.17 1999
70 Azerbaijan 1.15 1999
71 Chile 1.12 1999
72 Jamaica 1.08 1999
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 1.06 1999
73 Argentina 1.03 1999
74 Lithuania 1.03 1999
75 Mexico 1.01 1999
Hot countries average (profile) 1.01 1999
76 Romania 0.986 1999
77 Macau 0.973 1999
78 Syria 0.91 1999
79 Thailand 0.884 1999
80 Iraq 0.877 1999
81 Turkey 0.87 1999
82 Mongolia 0.867 1999
83 Jordan 0.85 1999
84 Gabon 0.811 1999
85 Panama 0.752 1999
86 Latvia 0.752 1999
87 Dominican Republic 0.745 1999
88 Seychelles 0.734 1999
89 Belize 0.729 1999
90 Puerto Rico 0.726 1999
Religious countries average (profile) 0.708 1999
91 French Polynesia 0.635 1999
92 Cuba 0.624 1999
93 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.623 1999
94 Guyana 0.621 1999
95 Botswana 0.613 1999
96 Mauritius 0.573 1999
97 Grenada 0.572 1999
98 Saint Lucia 0.567 1999
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 0.556 1999
South and Central Asia average (profile) 0.556 1999
99 Uruguay 0.54 1999
100 Egypt 0.518 1999
101 Ecuador 0.517 1999
102 Tunisia 0.505 1999
103 Moldova 0.486 1999
104 Brazil 0.477 1999
105 Maldives 0.475 1999
106 Colombia 0.443 1999
107 Costa Rica 0.435 1999
108 Zimbabwe 0.388 1999
109 Bolivia 0.369 1999
110 Equatorial Guinea 0.352 1999
111 Morocco 0.345 1999
112 Tonga 0.339 1999
113 Georgia 0.329 1999
114 Peru 0.324 1999
115 Mauritania 0.315 1999
116 Dominica 0.315 1999
117 Indonesia 0.312 1999
118 Yemen 0.293 1999
119 India 0.287 1999
120 Armenia 0.272 1999
121 Kyrgyzstan 0.266 1999
122 El Salvador 0.266 1999
123 Philippines 0.263 1999
124 Fiji 0.245 1999
125 Guatemala 0.241 1999
Former French colonies average (profile) 0.236 1999
126 Paraguay 0.236 1999
127 Tajikistan 0.228 1999
128 Honduras 0.225 1999
129 Samoa 0.219 1999
130 Cote d'Ivoire 0.209 1999
131 Angola 0.207 1999
132 Nicaragua 0.204 1999
133 Pakistan 0.192 1999
134 Bhutan 0.191 1999
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 0.187 1999
135 Sao Tome and Principe 0.175 1999
failed states average (profile) 0.173 1999
136 Vietnam 0.166 1999
137 Djibouti 0.148 1999
South Asia average (profile) 0.147 1999
138 Papua New Guinea 0.126 1999
139 Albania 0.124 1999
140 Sri Lanka 0.124 1999
141 Vanuatu 0.121 1999
142 Solomon Islands 0.112 1999
143 Senegal 0.106 1999
144 Swaziland 0.1 1999
145 Nigeria 0.092 1999
146 Cape Verde 0.0875 1999
147 Kiribati 0.086 1999
148 Ghana 0.0828 1999
149 Cameroon 0.0826 1999
150 Kenya 0.0791 1999
151 Togo 0.0764 1999
152 The Gambia 0.0578 1999
153 Guinea-Bissau 0.057 1999
154 Bangladesh 0.0534 1999
155 Burma 0.0524 1999
156 Benin 0.0509 1999
157 Zambia 0.0501 1999
158 Haiti 0.0458 1999
159 Comoros 0.0427 1999
160 Eritrea 0.0419 1999
161 Guinea 0.0401 1999
162 Nepal 0.0399 1999
163 Liberia 0.0398 1999
164 Sierra Leone 0.0367 1999
165 Madagascar 0.0339 1999
166 Niger 0.0293 1999
167 Sudan 0.0265 1999
168 Burkina Faso 0.0246 1999
169 Ethiopia 0.0234 1999
170 Laos 0.021 1999
171 Mozambique 0.0205 1999
172 Rwanda 0.0196 1999
173 Malawi 0.0191 1999
174 Namibia 0.0188 1999
175 Uganda 0.0159 1999
176 Cambodia 0.0154 1999
177 Mali 0.0136 1999
178 Afghanistan 0.0132 1999
179 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.0127 1999
180 Burundi 0.0101 1999
181 Chad 0.00412 1999
182 Turks and Caicos Islands 0.0 1999

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Pollution > Carbon dioxide 1999 per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Gregg Marland, Tom Boden, and Bob Andres, University of North Dakota, via net publication. 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/Environment/Pollution/Carbon-dioxide-1999-per-1000

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