East Asia & Pacific 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).
  • East Asia & Pacific greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 18,822,910.63, a 3.01% increase from 2011.
  • East Asia & Pacific greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2011 was 18,272,836.63, a 7.77% increase from 2010.
  • East Asia & Pacific greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2010 was 16,955,987.61, a 0.24% increase from 2009.
  • East Asia & Pacific greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2009 was 16,915,747.61, a 7.77% increase from 2008.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
World 53,526,302.83
East Asia & Pacific 18,822,910.63
OECD members 16,443,472.04
North America 7,371,537.24
Latin America & Caribbean 5,746,908.25
Sub-Saharan Africa 4,601,155.11
European Union 4,116,310.46
South Asia 3,648,610.44
Euro Area 3,160,160.76
East Asia & Pacific Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2012 18,822,910.63 3.01%
2011 18,272,836.63 7.77%
2010 16,955,987.61 0.24%
2009 16,915,747.61 7.77%
2008 15,695,448.02 2.42%
2007 15,323,883.06 -4.68%
2006 16,076,674.27 15.81%
2005 13,882,177.49 2.56%
2004 13,535,114.77 13.83%
2003 11,890,639.89 -1.93%
2002 12,124,579.05 12.61%
2001 10,766,782.22 4.91%
2000 10,262,753.81 -3.72%
1999 10,659,804.23 -4.61%
1998 11,174,622.39 -26.56%
1997 15,215,506.81 38.45%
1996 10,990,139.03 -0.37%
1995 11,030,428.40 -1.78%
1994 11,230,539.92 9.91%
1993 10,217,512.00 -6.36%
1992 10,911,053.46 5.05%
1991 10,386,967.58 12.97%
1990 9,194,080.20 11.81%
1989 8,223,285.30 0.03%
1988 8,221,050.90 -7.90%
1987 8,925,835.96 12.83%
1986 7,910,649.66 9.19%
1985 7,245,163.96 -0.53%
1984 7,284,011.37 -9.80%
1983 8,075,198.02 -6.23%
1982 8,611,437.72 30.31%
1981 6,608,207.54 -4.49%
1980 6,918,673.75 3.00%
1979 6,717,012.94 3.30%
1978 6,502,400.48 0.51%
1977 6,469,614.64 16.32%
1976 5,562,112.21 5.77%
1975 5,258,477.92 3.49%
1974 5,081,045.49 -8.26%
1973 5,538,386.31 2.94%
1972 5,380,452.09 16.85%
1971 4,604,553.97 -5.62%
1970 4,878,563.39 -5.62%