Congo, Dem. Rep. 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).
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 802,271.30, a 0.19% increase from 2011.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2011 was 800,756.94, a 0.19% increase from 2010.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2010 was 799,228.67, a 9.2% increase from 2009.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2009 was 731,884.63, a 2.94% decline 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
Congo, Dem. Rep. Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2012 802,271.30 0.19%
2011 800,756.94 0.19%
2010 799,228.67 9.20%
2009 731,884.63 -2.94%
2008 754,085.86 -15.78%
2007 895,387.99 -2.94%
2006 922,488.68 16.11%
2005 794,528.22 -2.67%
2004 816,309.43 9.12%
2003 748,084.20 -2.07%
2002 763,919.42 12.62%
2001 678,319.48 -21.29%
2000 861,822.71 4.57%
1999 824,119.40 -18.74%
1998 1,014,212.24 1.60%
1997 998,227.15 -4.99%
1996 1,050,676.58 -14.74%
1995 1,232,299.89 1.07%
1994 1,219,214.38 16.12%
1993 1,049,951.77 -42.44%
1992 1,824,184.38 58.84%
1991 1,148,406.95 -16.60%
1990 1,376,921.73 40.01%
1989 983,441.91 11.71%
1988 880,361.56 -28.99%
1987 1,239,851.88 37.82%
1986 899,601.98 -7.34%
1985 970,912.17 1.15%
1984 959,898.96 -21.71%
1983 1,226,108.87 0.51%
1982 1,219,832.09 12.96%
1981 1,079,908.06 -12.54%
1980 1,234,690.64 -16.68%
1979 1,481,813.48 31.75%
1978 1,124,723.38 5.47%
1977 1,066,348.99 14.97%
1976 927,528.11 -11.62%
1975 1,049,438.38 17.54%
1974 892,820.42 -12.60%
1973 1,021,542.44 6.54%
1972 958,870.90 6.57%
1971 899,793.29 -41.96%
1970 1,550,424.37 -41.96%