South Korea 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.
  • South Korea carbon (co2) emissions for 2018 was 630,870.00, a 0.88% increase from 2017.
  • South Korea carbon (co2) emissions for 2017 was 625,350.00, a 1.72% increase from 2016.
  • South Korea carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 614,780.00, a 1.36% increase from 2015.
  • South Korea carbon (co2) emissions for 2015 was 606,510.00, a 3.5% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
United States 4,981,300.00
Japan 1,106,150.00
Germany 709,540.00
South Korea 630,870.00
Canada 574,400.00
Saudi Arabia 514,600.00
Australia 386,620.00
United Kingdom 358,800.00
Italy 324,850.00
Poland 312,740.00
France 309,960.00
Spain 258,340.00
UAE 200,300.00
Argentina 177,410.00
Netherlands 151,170.00
Czech Republic 102,480.00
Belgium 93,470.00
Qatar 90,170.00
Kuwait 89,460.00
Chile 86,620.00
Oman 73,370.00
Greece 65,290.00
Austria 63,180.00
Israel 61,970.00
Portugal 49,780.00
Singapore 47,360.00
Hungary 46,390.00
Finland 44,360.00
Switzerland 37,480.00
Norway 37,350.00
Ireland 37,110.00
Sweden 36,000.00
Denmark 33,380.00
Slovak Republic 33,000.00
New Zealand 32,210.00
Bahrain 30,750.00
Trinidad and Tobago 17,760.00
Croatia 16,580.00
Estonia 16,000.00
Slovenia 14,050.00
Lithuania 11,590.00
Panama 10,140.00
Luxembourg 9,320.00
Latvia 7,630.00
Cyprus 7,230.00
Brunei 7,140.00
Uruguay 6,520.00
Bahamas 2,260.00
Iceland 2,200.00
Malta 1,550.00
Barbados 1,250.00
Seychelles 620.00
Antigua and Barbuda 530.00
Andorra 460.00
Palau 290.00
St. Kitts and Nevis 260.00
Liechtenstein 140.00
South Korea Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2018 630,870.00 12.22
2017 625,350.00 12.18
2016 614,780.00 12.00
2015 606,510.00 11.89
2014 586,000.00 11.55
2013 597,640.00 11.85
2012 598,960.00 11.93
2011 597,290.00 11.96
2010 574,260.00 11.59
2009 525,390.00 10.66
2008 513,190.00 10.46
2007 501,500.00 10.30
2006 486,940.00 10.05
2005 480,080.00 9.96
2004 484,900.00 10.08
2003 464,610.00 9.70
2002 461,940.00 9.70
2001 470,520.00 9.93
2000 455,690.00 9.69
1999 400,940.00 8.60
1998 365,670.00 7.90
1997 430,480.00 9.37
1996 408,880.00 8.98
1995 384,310.00 8.52
1994 353,230.00 7.91
1993 326,630.00 7.39
1992 296,210.00 6.77
1991 274,040.00 6.33
1990 249,250.00 5.81
1989 235,846.77 5.56
1988 221,959.84 5.28
1987 192,660.51 4.63
1986 182,451.59 4.43
1985 178,333.54 4.37
1984 163,911.23 4.06
1983 150,904.38 3.78
1982 141,905.57 3.61
1981 139,742.04 3.61
1980 134,868.59 3.54
1979 133,211.11 3.55
1978 113,405.64 3.07
1977 105,712.28 2.90
1976 93,306.82 2.60
1975 81,829.11 2.32
1974 75,686.88 2.18
1973 73,094.31 2.14
1972 60,336.82 1.80
1971 58,617.00 1.78
1970 53,783.89 1.67
1969 42,522.53 1.35
1968 37,242.05 1.21
1967 35,151.86 1.17
1966 30,014.40 1.02
1965 25,005.27 0.87
1964 22,218.35 0.79
1963 21,103.59 0.77
1962 17,278.90 0.65
1961 14,462.65 0.56
1960 12,552.14 0.50