Japan Carbon (CO2) Emissions 1960-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
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.
  • Japan carbon (co2) emissions for 2014 was 1,214,048.36, a 2.6% decline from 2013.
  • Japan carbon (co2) emissions for 2013 was 1,246,515.98, a 1.33% increase from 2012.
  • Japan carbon (co2) emissions for 2012 was 1,230,168.49, a 3.28% increase from 2011.
  • Japan carbon (co2) emissions for 2011 was 1,191,074.60, a 1.66% increase from 2010.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
United States 5,254,279.29
Japan 1,214,048.36
Germany 719,883.44
Saudi Arabia 601,046.97
South Korea 587,156.37
Canada 537,193.50
United Kingdom 419,820.16
Australia 361,261.84
Italy 320,411.46
France 303,275.57
Poland 285,739.97
Spain 233,976.60
UAE 211,369.55
Argentina 204,024.55
Netherlands 167,303.21
Qatar 107,853.80
Czech Republic 96,475.10
Kuwait 95,408.01
Belgium 93,350.82
Chile 82,562.51
Greece 67,318.79
Israel 64,601.54
Oman 61,169.23
Austria 58,712.34
Singapore 56,372.79
Norway 47,627.00
Finland 47,300.63
Trinidad and Tobago 46,273.87
Hong Kong 46,222.54
Portugal 45,052.76
Sweden 43,420.95
Hungary 42,086.16
Switzerland 35,305.88
New Zealand 34,664.15
Ireland 34,066.43
Denmark 33,498.05
Bahrain 31,338.18
Slovak Republic 30,678.12
Estonia 19,519.44
Croatia 16,842.53
Lithuania 12,838.17
Slovenia 12,812.50
Luxembourg 9,658.88
Brunei 9,108.83
Panama 8,800.80
Latvia 6,974.63
Uruguay 6,747.28
Cyprus 6,061.55
Curacao 5,881.87
New Caledonia 4,290.39
Bahamas 2,416.55
Malta 2,346.88
Iceland 1,983.85
Macao 1,283.45
Barbados 1,272.45
Aruba 872.75
French Polynesia 803.07
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 733.40
Faroe Islands 597.72
Bermuda 575.72
Cayman Islands 542.72
Antigua and Barbuda 531.72
Gibraltar 528.05
Greenland 506.05
Seychelles 495.05
Andorra 462.04
Palau 260.36
St. Kitts and Nevis 231.02
Turks and Caicos Islands 205.35
British Virgin Islands 179.68
Liechtenstein 44.00
Japan Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2014 1,214,048.36 9.54
2013 1,246,515.98 9.78
2012 1,230,168.49 9.64
2011 1,191,074.60 9.32
2010 1,171,624.84 9.15
2009 1,103,869.68 8.62
2008 1,210,135.67 9.45
2007 1,252,229.16 9.78
2006 1,231,495.94 9.63
2005 1,239,255.32 9.70
2004 1,266,009.75 9.91
2003 1,242,093.57 9.73
2002 1,220,047.57 9.57
2001 1,203,377.39 9.46
2000 1,220,527.95 9.62
1999 1,196,516.43 9.45
1998 1,157,829.58 9.16
1997 1,200,788.49 9.53
1996 1,204,690.17 9.58
1995 1,183,447.24 9.43
1994 1,173,315.32 9.39
1993 1,109,887.22 8.91
1992 1,123,847.49 9.05
1991 1,099,381.27 8.87
1990 1,096,179.98 8.87
1989 1,025,549.89 8.33
1988 989,081.58 8.07
1987 905,734.33 7.42
1986 915,334.54 7.53
1985 915,396.88 7.58
1984 940,130.79 7.83
1983 883,838.68 7.41
1982 900,200.83 7.60
1981 929,606.50 7.90
1980 947,571.14 8.11
1979 955,620.20 8.25
1978 903,886.16 7.87
1977 935,213.35 8.21
1976 908,902.62 8.06
1975 870,072.76 7.77
1974 915,873.59 8.31
1973 915,748.91 8.47
1972 853,373.24 7.96
1971 797,543.16 7.55
1970 768,823.22 7.37
1969 653,958.11 6.34
1968 562,565.47 5.57
1967 489,881.86 4.86
1966 419,743.16 4.21
1965 386,919.84 3.91
1964 359,318.33 3.67
1963 325,222.56 3.36
1962 293,220.65 3.06
1961 283,118.07 2.98
1960 232,781.16 2.52