Congo, Dem. Rep. 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).
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2018 was 58,700.00, a 1.61% decline from 2017.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2017 was 59,660.00, a 3.5% increase from 2016.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2016 was 57,640.00, a 0.59% decline from 2015.
  • Congo, Dem. Rep. greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2015 was 57,980.00, a 0.52% 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
Congo, Dem. Rep. Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2018 58,700.00 -1.61%
2017 59,660.00 3.50%
2016 57,640.00 -0.59%
2015 57,980.00 0.52%
2014 57,680.00 3.06%
2013 55,970.00 7.30%
2012 52,160.00 2.03%
2011 51,120.00 0.18%
2010 51,030.00 3.61%
2009 49,250.00 0.94%
2008 48,790.00 4.90%
2007 46,510.00 -5.27%
2006 49,100.00 2.48%
2005 47,910.00 0.25%
2004 47,790.00 4.78%
2003 45,610.00 6.76%
2002 42,720.00 14.47%
2001 37,320.00 4.89%
2000 35,580.00 -0.81%
1999 35,870.00 -4.65%
1998 37,620.00 2.87%
1997 36,570.00 -1.16%
1996 37,000.00 -12.30%
1995 42,190.00 -0.02%
1994 42,200.00 0.79%
1993 41,870.00 0.89%
1992 41,500.00 0.97%
1991 41,100.00 -2.63%
1990 42,210.00 -95.71%
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%