Kuwait Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions 1970-2021

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).
  • Kuwait greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2011 was 96,788.19, a 3.2% increase from 2010.
  • Kuwait greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2010 was 93,785.57, a 5.58% increase from 2009.
  • Kuwait greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2009 was 88,824.88, a 0.53% decline from 2008.
  • Kuwait greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2008 was 89,301.44, a 3.56% increase from 2007.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
United States 6,571,653.98
Japan 1,396,767.26
Canada 1,033,481.98
Germany 929,540.26
Australia 785,795.15
South Korea 650,085.53
United Kingdom 568,061.83
Saudi Arabia 514,967.26
France 502,656.66
Italy 482,619.04
Poland 422,791.47
Argentina 372,873.14
Spain 353,857.39
Netherlands 200,143.54
UAE 199,342.52
Czech Republic 144,613.25
Belgium 137,517.87
Chile 117,661.68
Greece 105,013.93
Qatar 100,891.32
Kuwait 96,788.19
Austria 92,315.05
Israel 81,703.91
Finland 76,124.63
New Zealand 75,851.12
Portugal 71,977.89
Sweden 68,780.33
Hungary 64,385.00
Norway 64,181.15
Ireland 61,268.10
Oman 60,705.59
Trinidad and Tobago 59,776.58
Denmark 58,416.04
Hong Kong 56,946.39
Singapore 54,413.55
Switzerland 53,066.87
Slovak Republic 48,551.75
Uruguay 33,773.77
Bahrain 31,941.04
Croatia 30,453.51
Lithuania 29,324.69
Estonia 24,378.85
Slovenia 21,513.48
Panama 15,860.46
Brunei 14,494.49
Latvia 14,150.10
Luxembourg 12,929.54
Cyprus 7,652.33
Iceland 5,530.26
Bahamas 4,726.38
Puerto Rico 3,247.52
Seychelles 883.83
Bermuda 614.88
Antigua and Barbuda 537.81
Gibraltar 459.12
Guam 84.77
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 60.86
Northern Mariana Islands 12.37
Kuwait Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2011 96,788.19 3.20%
2010 93,785.57 5.58%
2009 88,824.88 -0.53%
2008 89,301.44 3.56%
2007 86,228.46 -1.00%
2006 87,101.27 -4.72%
2005 91,416.66 11.36%
2004 82,089.05 10.42%
2003 74,340.53 18.46%
2002 62,755.27 -1.10%
2001 63,455.72 -2.73%
2000 65,239.57 0.22%
1999 65,097.15 1.81%
1998 63,941.67 7.13%
1997 59,684.91 5.01%
1996 56,837.80 -0.58%
1995 57,167.73 4.35%
1994 54,782.34 18.70%
1993 46,152.20 22.64%
1992 37,631.01 -20.25%
1991 47,185.08 -24.78%
1989 62,729.48 6.46%
1988 58,923.40 14.00%
1987 51,686.58 0.60%
1986 51,377.08 3.01%
1985 49,877.00 5.31%
1984 47,360.44 -3.45%
1983 49,052.56 14.64%
1982 42,788.92 -0.25%
1981 42,894.24 -8.96%
1980 47,113.63 -15.24%
1979 55,586.62 16.99%
1978 47,514.77 10.60%
1977 42,959.49 -4.82%
1976 45,134.70 -2.89%
1975 46,479.11 -15.21%
1974 54,816.65 -17.74%
1973 66,638.36 -9.31%
1972 73,477.70 2.88%
1971 71,418.79 4.88%
1970 68,097.33 4.88%