Ireland 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).
  • Ireland greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2018 was 65,090.00, a 0.25% decline from 2017.
  • Ireland greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2017 was 65,250.00, a 0.96% decline from 2016.
  • Ireland greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2016 was 65,880.00, a 3.99% increase from 2015.
  • Ireland greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2015 was 63,350.00, a 2.94% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
United States 6,023,620.00
Japan 1,186,770.00
Germany 806,090.00
Canada 724,930.00
South Korea 718,880.00
Saudi Arabia 638,120.00
Australia 615,380.00
United Kingdom 452,080.00
France 423,350.00
Italy 399,600.00
Poland 389,650.00
Argentina 365,650.00
Spain 326,940.00
UAE 263,240.00
Netherlands 178,640.00
Czech Republic 122,840.00
Kuwait 112,970.00
Chile 109,590.00
Belgium 108,750.00
Qatar 99,830.00
Israel 87,830.00
Greece 84,750.00
Oman 82,300.00
New Zealand 81,330.00
Austria 74,980.00
Portugal 66,820.00
Singapore 66,640.00
Ireland 65,090.00
Hungary 60,920.00
Finland 54,490.00
Bahrain 48,950.00
Norway 47,340.00
Sweden 46,350.00
Switzerland 46,020.00
Denmark 45,870.00
Slovak Republic 39,930.00
Uruguay 36,160.00
Trinidad and Tobago 22,900.00
Croatia 22,550.00
Lithuania 18,840.00
Estonia 18,610.00
Panama 18,010.00
Slovenia 17,170.00
Brunei 16,620.00
Latvia 11,660.00
Luxembourg 10,220.00
Cyprus 8,600.00
Barbados 3,790.00
Iceland 3,440.00
Bahamas 2,640.00
Malta 2,040.00
Antigua and Barbuda 1,210.00
Seychelles 780.00
Andorra 590.00
St. Kitts and Nevis 370.00
Palau 320.00
Liechtenstein 180.00
Ireland Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2018 65,090.00 -0.25%
2017 65,250.00 -0.96%
2016 65,880.00 3.99%
2015 63,350.00 2.94%
2014 61,540.00 0.26%
2013 61,380.00 -1.49%
2012 62,310.00 2.74%
2011 60,650.00 -6.75%
2010 65,040.00 -2.05%
2009 66,400.00 -7.48%
2008 71,770.00 -1.44%
2007 72,820.00 -2.19%
2006 74,450.00 1.33%
2005 73,470.00 1.67%
2004 72,260.00 -1.05%
2003 73,030.00 0.40%
2002 72,740.00 -1.01%
2001 73,480.00 3.16%
2000 71,230.00 4.35%
1999 68,260.00 2.32%
1998 66,710.00 5.37%
1997 63,310.00 2.44%
1996 61,800.00 2.45%
1995 60,320.00 1.41%
1994 59,480.00 2.55%
1993 58,000.00 1.13%
1992 57,350.00 0.37%
1991 57,140.00 1.01%
1990 56,570.00 -10.64%
1989 63,305.30 2.52%
1988 61,748.22 1.37%
1987 60,915.35 -0.03%
1986 60,934.31 2.17%
1985 59,638.73 2.59%
1984 58,131.83 0.47%
1983 57,858.92 0.28%
1982 57,699.22 -0.17%
1981 57,799.28 -0.96%
1980 58,358.94 -1.67%
1979 59,352.58 8.41%
1978 54,749.49 0.38%
1977 54,543.71 4.55%
1976 52,172.44 0.81%
1975 51,752.38 -2.92%
1974 53,311.17 5.56%
1973 50,501.47 0.83%
1972 50,087.42 -0.24%
1971 50,207.95 6.30%
1970 47,233.24 6.30%