Benin Carbon (CO2) Emissions 1960-2021

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.
  • Benin carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 6,475.92, a 6.77% increase from 2015.
  • Benin carbon (co2) emissions for 2015 was 6,065.22, a 12.82% increase from 2014.
  • Benin carbon (co2) emissions for 2014 was 5,375.82, a 6.62% increase from 2013.
  • Benin carbon (co2) emissions for 2013 was 5,042.13, a 4.96% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
Syrian Arab Republic 28,829.95
North Korea 28,283.57
Ethiopia 14,869.69
Tanzania 11,972.76
Zimbabwe 10,982.67
Senegal 10,901.99
Yemen 10,608.63
Nepal 9,105.16
Afghanistan 8,672.46
Mozambique 7,942.72
Benin 6,475.92
Uganda 5,680.18
Tajikistan 5,309.82
Madagascar 3,905.36
Burkina Faso 3,417.64
Mali 3,179.29
Togo 2,999.61
Guinea 2,995.94
Haiti 2,977.60
Congo, Dem. Rep. 2,020.52
Niger 2,016.85
South Sudan 1,727.16
Liberia 1,386.13
Malawi 1,298.12
Rwanda 1,114.77
Sierra Leone 1,092.77
Chad 1,015.76
Eritrea 711.40
Somalia 645.39
Gambia 531.72
Burundi 495.05
Central African Republic 297.03
Guinea-Bissau 293.36
Comoros 201.69
Benin Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2016 6,475.92 0.60
2015 6,065.22 0.57
2014 5,375.82 0.52
2013 5,042.13 0.50
2012 4,803.77 0.49
2011 5,060.46 0.53
2010 5,089.80 0.55
2009 4,660.76 0.52
2008 4,411.40 0.51
2007 4,495.74 0.53
2006 3,872.35 0.47
2005 2,394.55 0.30
2004 2,508.23 0.32
2003 2,354.21 0.31
2002 2,079.19 0.29
2001 1,815.17 0.26
2000 1,598.81 0.23
1999 1,562.14 0.23
1998 1,213.78 0.19
1997 1,217.44 0.19
1996 1,265.12 0.21
1995 1,327.45 0.22
1994 1,265.12 0.22
1993 1,133.10 0.21
1992 898.42 0.17
1991 821.41 0.16
1990 707.73 0.14
1989 630.72 0.13
1988 553.72 0.12
1987 539.05 0.12
1986 685.73 0.16
1985 744.40 0.17
1984 502.38 0.12
1983 454.71 0.11
1982 491.38 0.13
1981 429.04 0.11
1980 517.05 0.14
1979 366.70 0.10
1978 363.03 0.10
1977 297.03 0.09
1976 260.36 0.08
1975 443.71 0.14
1974 407.04 0.13
1973 381.37 0.12
1972 388.70 0.13
1971 293.36 0.10
1970 282.36 0.10
1969 201.69 0.07
1968 154.01 0.06
1967 143.01 0.05
1966 113.68 0.04
1965 150.35 0.06
1964 143.01 0.06
1963 121.01 0.05
1962 135.68 0.05
1961 128.35 0.05
1960 161.35 0.07