Burkina Faso 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).
  • Burkina Faso greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 43,910.40, a 0.57% increase from 2011.
  • Burkina Faso greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2011 was 43,660.15, a 0.59% increase from 2010.
  • Burkina Faso greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2010 was 43,405.91, a 0.15% decline from 2009.
  • Burkina Faso greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2009 was 43,473.10, a 6.8% increase from 2008.
Data Source: World Bank

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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
Burkina Faso Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2012 43,910.40 0.57%
2011 43,660.15 0.59%
2010 43,405.91 -0.15%
2009 43,473.10 6.80%
2008 40,706.30 -6.71%
2007 43,631.84 5.48%
2006 41,364.17 -13.48%
2005 47,809.70 10.45%
2004 43,284.41 -0.98%
2003 43,713.29 -12.68%
2002 50,062.48 21.43%
2001 41,227.96 -11.28%
2000 46,470.10 12.17%
1999 41,428.10 -8.66%
1998 45,357.72 193.14%
1997 15,472.87 6.75%
1996 14,494.96 3.00%
1995 14,072.24 5.72%
1994 13,311.20 3.55%
1993 12,855.33 1.96%
1992 12,607.86 6.31%
1991 11,859.68 -2.40%
1990 12,151.01 9.44%
1989 11,103.19 3.88%
1988 10,688.80 1.95%
1987 10,484.19 3.50%
1986 10,129.83 3.85%
1985 9,754.57 6.06%
1984 9,197.47 2.38%
1983 8,983.35 -0.09%
1982 8,991.31 6.84%
1981 8,415.56 -2.97%
1980 8,673.08 9.94%
1979 7,889.12 6.42%
1978 7,413.09 -2.33%
1977 7,589.70 6.79%
1976 7,107.45 3.44%
1975 6,871.12 4.77%
1974 6,558.13 -6.29%
1973 6,998.70 -0.70%
1972 7,047.82 -4.04%
1971 7,344.65 -0.39%
1970 7,373.75 -0.39%