Burkina Faso Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions 1970-2022

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 2018 was 30,850.00, a 0.95% increase from 2017.
  • Burkina Faso greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2017 was 30,560.00, a 3.07% increase from 2016.
  • Burkina Faso greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2016 was 29,650.00, a 4.99% increase from 2015.
  • Burkina Faso greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2015 was 28,240.00, a 2.73% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
Ethiopia 172,230.00
Tanzania 105,380.00
Afghanistan 98,920.00
Chad 80,680.00
Congo, Dem. Rep. 58,700.00
South Sudan 58,660.00
Central African Republic 55,680.00
Uganda 54,870.00
Nepal 51,240.00
Syrian Arab Republic 46,320.00
Niger 45,050.00
Mali 43,740.00
North Korea 41,910.00
Mozambique 35,040.00
Zimbabwe 31,380.00
Burkina Faso 30,850.00
Madagascar 30,570.00
Senegal 29,990.00
Guinea 28,890.00
Somalia 26,970.00
Yemen 21,760.00
Malawi 18,320.00
Benin 17,380.00
Tajikistan 15,210.00
Haiti 9,930.00
Liberia 9,200.00
Togo 8,420.00
Eritrea 7,480.00
Sierra Leone 7,190.00
Rwanda 6,170.00
Burundi 5,520.00
Guinea-Bissau 2,800.00
Gambia 2,790.00
Comoros 590.00
Burkina Faso Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2018 30,850.00 0.95%
2017 30,560.00 3.07%
2016 29,650.00 4.99%
2015 28,240.00 2.73%
2014 27,490.00 1.85%
2013 26,990.00 3.93%
2012 25,970.00 2.85%
2011 25,250.00 1.77%
2010 24,810.00 4.95%
2009 23,640.00 3.05%
2008 22,940.00 3.80%
2007 22,100.00 3.51%
2006 21,350.00 0.23%
2005 21,300.00 3.25%
2004 20,630.00 3.00%
2003 20,030.00 21.03%
2002 16,550.00 4.68%
2001 15,810.00 -4.87%
2000 16,620.00 7.23%
1999 15,500.00 2.24%
1998 15,160.00 1.00%
1997 15,010.00 4.24%
1996 14,400.00 0.21%
1995 14,370.00 2.79%
1994 13,980.00 3.40%
1993 13,520.00 1.96%
1992 13,260.00 2.39%
1991 12,950.00 3.52%
1990 12,510.00 12.67%
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%