Benin Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions 1970-2021

Total greenhouse gas emissions in kt of CO2 equivalent are composed of CO2 totals excluding short-cycle biomass burning (such as agricultural waste burning and Savannah burning) but including other biomass burning (such as forest fires, post-burn decay, peat fires and decay of drained peatlands), all anthropogenic CH4 sources, N2O sources and F-gases (HFCs, PFCs and SF6).
  • Benin greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 33,533.10, a 0.73% increase from 2011.
  • Benin greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2011 was 33,289.55, a 0.79% increase from 2010.
  • Benin greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2010 was 33,029.82, a 13.24% decline from 2009.
  • Benin greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2009 was 38,068.37, a 1.14% increase from 2008.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
Congo, Dem. Rep. 802,271.30
Central African Republic 515,134.08
Mozambique 380,308.29
Tanzania 235,353.12
Ethiopia 185,292.17
Madagascar 117,932.60
North Korea 109,894.97
Chad 109,796.02
Guinea 101,348.99
Uganda 80,725.08
Mali 77,437.93
Syrian Arab Republic 77,118.71
Zimbabwe 72,057.80
Senegal 54,185.37
Burkina Faso 43,910.40
Yemen 40,924.63
Nepal 40,762.72
Benin 33,533.10
Togo 22,931.86
Somalia 21,916.32
Malawi 21,632.13
Afghanistan 18,168.86
Tajikistan 15,364.58
Sierra Leone 11,810.89
Niger 11,460.92
Haiti 8,835.47
Guinea-Bissau 7,604.73
Rwanda 6,689.95
Burundi 6,254.37
Eritrea 4,977.89
Gambia 3,529.23
Liberia 2,833.94
Comoros 564.22
Benin Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2012 33,533.10 0.73%
2011 33,289.55 0.79%
2010 33,029.82 -13.24%
2009 38,068.37 1.14%
2008 37,639.93 -5.63%
2007 39,886.08 9.62%
2006 36,385.67 -25.09%
2005 48,572.51 53.09%
2004 31,729.03 -13.98%
2003 36,885.54 -22.76%
2002 47,757.34 44.65%
2001 33,015.41 -17.98%
2000 40,254.01 -7.44%
1999 43,491.03 -12.14%
1998 49,501.74 7.00%
1997 46,264.14 2.63%
1996 45,079.96 -0.54%
1995 45,322.67 9.96%
1994 41,216.99 0.10%
1993 41,176.35 -6.53%
1992 44,052.77 15.40%
1991 38,173.35 -19.10%
1990 47,187.97 24.47%
1989 37,911.08 7.98%
1988 35,110.84 -6.90%
1987 37,711.86 4.09%
1986 36,228.78 0.29%
1985 36,123.99 -7.93%
1984 39,234.66 -0.30%
1983 39,352.31 -6.20%
1982 41,951.58 15.06%
1981 36,459.29 -15.58%
1980 43,188.43 22.69%
1979 35,202.24 8.67%
1978 32,394.83 -13.82%
1977 37,590.21 16.52%
1976 32,261.46 2.08%
1975 31,603.48 6.92%
1974 29,558.81 -20.21%
1973 37,045.27 8.12%
1972 34,261.87 -0.57%
1971 34,456.57 -2.13%
1970 35,206.06 -2.13%