Ghana 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.
  • Ghana carbon (co2) emissions for 2018 was 16,110.00, a 9% increase from 2017.
  • Ghana carbon (co2) emissions for 2017 was 14,780.00, a 4.75% increase from 2016.
  • Ghana carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 14,110.00, a 6.74% decline from 2015.
  • Ghana carbon (co2) emissions for 2015 was 15,130.00, a 5.29% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
India 2,434,520.00
Indonesia 583,110.00
Vietnam 257,860.00
Egypt 246,260.00
Pakistan 208,370.00
Ukraine 185,370.00
Philippines 142,240.00
Nigeria 130,670.00
Uzbekistan 112,090.00
Bangladesh 82,760.00
Morocco 66,680.00
Myanmar 32,520.00
Tunisia 29,980.00
Angola 27,340.00
Bolivia 22,710.00
Sri Lanka 21,630.00
Mongolia 21,320.00
Sudan 20,200.00
Lao PDR 18,790.00
Kenya 18,400.00
Ghana 16,110.00
Cambodia 11,160.00
Kyrgyz Republic 11,000.00
Honduras 9,770.00
Georgia 9,460.00
Cameroon 8,620.00
Moldova 8,590.00
Zambia 7,740.00
Papua New Guinea 7,460.00
El Salvador 6,810.00
Nicaragua 5,210.00
Mauritania 4,000.00
Congo, Rep. 3,220.00
Lesotho 2,570.00
Bhutan 1,380.00
Eswatini 1,090.00
Timor-Leste 640.00
Cabo Verde 620.00
Djibouti 490.00
Solomon Islands 370.00
Vanuatu 180.00
Micronesia 180.00
Sao Tome and Principe 140.00
Kiribati 80.00
Ghana Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2018 16,110.00 0.54
2017 14,780.00 0.51
2016 14,110.00 0.50
2015 15,130.00 0.54
2014 14,370.00 0.53
2013 15,010.00 0.56
2012 14,220.00 0.55
2011 12,210.00 0.48
2010 11,150.00 0.45
2009 9,950.00 0.41
2008 8,560.00 0.36
2007 9,050.00 0.39
2006 8,430.00 0.38
2005 7,020.00 0.32
2004 6,620.00 0.31
2003 7,130.00 0.34
2002 7,420.00 0.37
2001 6,210.00 0.31
2000 5,740.00 0.30
1999 6,580.00 0.35
1998 6,100.00 0.33
1997 4,290.00 0.24
1996 4,090.00 0.23
1995 3,710.00 0.22
1994 3,460.00 0.21
1993 3,190.00 0.20
1992 3,080.00 0.20
1991 2,560.00 0.17
1990 2,790.00 0.19
1989 3,344.30 0.23
1988 3,450.65 0.25
1987 3,285.63 0.24
1986 3,047.28 0.23
1985 3,325.97 0.26
1984 2,581.57 0.21
1983 3,656.00 0.30
1982 3,043.61 0.26
1981 3,047.28 0.27
1980 2,559.57 0.23
1979 2,658.58 0.25
1978 2,970.27 0.28
1977 3,003.27 0.29
1976 2,434.89 0.24
1975 2,746.58 0.28
1974 2,937.27 0.30
1973 2,475.23 0.26
1972 2,423.89 0.26
1971 2,295.54 0.26
1970 2,625.57 0.30
1969 1,690.49 0.20
1968 1,763.83 0.21
1967 1,496.14 0.18
1966 1,441.13 0.18
1965 1,705.16 0.22
1964 1,650.15 0.22
1963 1,723.49 0.24
1962 1,433.80 0.20
1961 1,345.79 0.20
1960 1,463.13 0.22