Libya 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).
  • Libya greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 82,129.13, a 2.57% increase from 2011.
  • Libya greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2011 was 80,072.82, a 2.95% increase from 2010.
  • Libya greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2010 was 77,780.09, a 5.11% increase from 2009.
  • Libya greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2009 was 73,995.42, a 0.33% decline from 2008.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
China 12,454,710.61
Brazil 2,989,417.96
Russia 2,803,398.49
Mexico 663,424.95
Turkey 445,640.08
Thailand 440,411.68
Kazakhstan 366,502.20
Venezuela 281,921.37
Malaysia 279,098.38
Algeria 176,471.23
Colombia 173,411.77
Iraq 155,529.51
Romania 121,762.23
Belarus 109,647.24
Turkmenistan 92,178.07
Libya 82,129.13
Botswana 82,110.28
Peru 74,806.96
Bulgaria 67,942.70
Azerbaijan 56,537.08
Ecuador 52,746.57
Cuba 52,418.46
Paraguay 50,843.95
Namibia 38,049.27
Gabon 34,570.63
Dominican Republic 33,395.08
Guatemala 31,515.45
Jordan 27,198.59
Bosnia 27,108.40
Jamaica 15,474.32
North Macedonia 12,992.25
Armenia 12,319.39
Costa Rica 12,274.13
Albania 8,898.64
Equatorial Guinea 6,374.17
Guyana 6,140.69
Suriname 2,657.88
Fiji 2,258.17
Belize 1,569.86
Grenada 726.19
St. Lucia 598.77
Samoa 356.09
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 319.22
Dominica 222.84
American Samoa 58.77
Tuvalu 5.24
Libya Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2012 82,129.13 2.57%
2011 80,072.82 2.95%
2010 77,780.09 5.11%
2009 73,995.42 -0.33%
2008 74,238.82 4.43%
2007 71,090.57 -0.32%
2006 71,318.67 1.98%
2005 69,931.74 1.99%
2004 68,566.55 0.50%
2003 68,226.67 7.73%
2002 63,328.59 1.24%
2001 62,555.04 -1.75%
2000 63,666.89 5.82%
1999 60,164.76 -5.00%
1998 63,333.03 -0.12%
1997 63,411.21 -5.71%
1996 67,250.67 3.12%
1995 65,215.47 7.15%
1994 60,863.35 9.56%
1993 55,551.47 0.14%
1992 55,474.61 -9.18%
1991 61,081.09 0.01%
1990 61,074.15 7.86%
1989 56,625.07 2.29%
1988 55,358.71 8.21%
1987 51,156.77 -6.37%
1986 54,638.88 15.04%
1985 47,494.65 -3.53%
1984 49,232.87 2.91%
1983 47,842.43 -3.02%
1982 49,330.93 8.85%
1981 45,320.35 -15.38%
1980 53,559.80 6.92%
1979 50,094.51 6.91%
1978 46,857.90 3.47%
1977 45,286.23 4.64%
1976 43,278.19 15.21%
1975 37,564.51 14.98%
1974 32,671.09 -22.88%
1973 42,364.33 -4.20%
1972 44,220.17 -18.42%
1971 54,206.50 -23.47%
1970 70,829.55 -23.47%