European Union Carbon (CO2) Emissions 1960-2021

Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas fuels and gas flaring.
  • European Union carbon (co2) emissions for 2018 was 2,871,000.00, a 1.9% decline from 2017.
  • European Union carbon (co2) emissions for 2017 was 2,926,600.00, a 0.77% increase from 2016.
  • European Union carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 2,904,100.00, a 0.25% increase from 2015.
  • European Union carbon (co2) emissions for 2015 was 2,896,820.00, a 2.04% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
World 34,041,045.97
East Asia & Pacific 14,810,056.87
OECD members 11,998,460.00
North America 5,558,099.30
European Union 2,871,000.00
South Asia 2,770,040.00
Euro Area 2,207,420.00
Latin America & Caribbean 1,689,187.44
Sub-Saharan Africa 823,424.72
European Union Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2018 2,871,000.00 6.42
2017 2,926,600.00 6.56
2016 2,904,100.00 6.52
2015 2,896,820.00 6.52
2014 2,838,990.00 6.40
2013 2,983,560.00 6.74
2012 3,057,640.00 6.93
2011 3,117,130.00 7.07
2010 3,215,040.00 7.28
2009 3,129,340.00 7.10
2008 3,379,180.00 7.68
2007 3,456,800.00 7.88
2006 3,497,050.00 8.00
2005 3,489,300.00 8.01
2004 3,508,990.00 8.08
2003 3,503,750.00 8.10
2002 3,411,220.00 7.92
2001 3,418,140.00 7.95
2000 3,362,290.00 7.83
1999 3,355,390.00 7.82
1998 3,410,320.00 7.97
1997 3,418,590.00 8.00
1996 3,487,250.00 8.17
1995 3,389,850.00 7.95
1994 3,336,380.00 7.84
1993 3,348,670.00 7.89
1992 3,409,310.00 8.06
1991 3,523,680.00 8.36
1990 3,562,660.00 8.47
1989 3,855,628.23 9.20
1988 3,740,672.05 8.96
1987 3,800,176.35 9.13
1986 3,717,496.51 8.96
1985 3,742,372.01 9.04
1984 3,674,224.81 8.90
1983 3,678,981.26 8.93
1982 3,740,677.77 9.10
1981 3,825,160.61 9.34
1980 4,074,379.24 9.99
1979 4,114,434.18 10.13
1978 3,967,127.25 9.81
1977 3,811,572.38 9.47
1976 3,837,936.06 9.58
1975 3,537,180.61 8.88
1974 3,600,834.64 9.09
1973 3,601,853.47 9.15
1972 3,394,658.75 8.68
1971 3,207,027.88 8.26
1970 3,116,397.71 8.07
1969 2,897,623.81 7.54
1968 2,707,669.08 7.10
1967 2,530,014.73 6.68
1966 2,412,860.62 6.42
1965 2,308,396.11 6.19
1964 2,223,323.73 6.01
1963 2,102,660.95 5.74
1962 1,924,617.39 5.30
1961 1,775,816.56 4.93
1960 1,687,910.91 4.73