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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Environment > Climate change > CO2 emissions > Kt per 1000

DEFINITION: CO2 emissions (kt). 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. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 South Africa 9.2 2010
2 Seychelles 7.84 2010
3 Equatorial Guinea 6.72 2010
4 Mauritius 3.21 2010
5 Botswana 2.66 2010
6 Gabon 1.65 2010
7 Angola 1.56 2010
8 Namibia 1.46 2010
9 Swaziland 0.857 2010
10 Cape Verde 0.729 2010
11 Zimbabwe 0.721 2010
12 Djibouti 0.646 2010
13 Mauritania 0.614 2010
14 Sao Tome and Principe 0.556 2010
15 Benin 0.546 2010
16 Senegal 0.545 2010
17 Nigeria 0.494 2010
18 Republic of the Congo 0.493 2010
19 Sudan 0.398 2010
20 Ghana 0.371 2010
21 Cameroon 0.351 2010
22 Cote d'Ivoire 0.306 2010
23 Kenya 0.304 2010
24 The Gambia 0.281 2010
25 Togo 0.244 2010
26 Comoros 0.204 2010
27 Liberia 0.202 2010
28 Zambia 0.184 2010
29 Tanzania 0.152 2010
30 Guinea-Bissau 0.15 2010
31 Mozambique 0.12 2010
32 Sierra Leone 0.12 2010
33 Guinea 0.114 2010
34 Uganda 0.111 2010
35 Burkina Faso 0.108 2010
36 Madagascar 0.0955 2010
37 Eritrea 0.0894 2010
38 Niger 0.0888 2010
39 Malawi 0.0826 2010
40 Ethiopia 0.0746 2010
41 Somalia 0.0632 2010
42 Central African Republic 0.0607 2010
43 Rwanda 0.0548 2010
44 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.0489 2010
45 Mali 0.0446 2010
46 Chad 0.04 2010
47 Burundi 0.0334 2010
48 Lesotho 0.00913 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Environment > Climate change > CO2 emissions > Kt per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States. 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/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Environment/Climate-change/CO2-emissions/Kt-per-1000

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