Nigeria 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.
  • Nigeria carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 120,369.28, a 3.83% increase from 2015.
  • Nigeria carbon (co2) emissions for 2015 was 115,928.54, a 10.91% decline from 2014.
  • Nigeria carbon (co2) emissions for 2014 was 130,130.83, a 4.67% increase from 2013.
  • Nigeria carbon (co2) emissions for 2013 was 124,329.64, a 4.47% increase from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
India 2,407,671.53
Indonesia 563,324.54
Egypt 238,560.35
Ukraine 202,249.72
Pakistan 201,149.62
Vietnam 192,667.85
Philippines 122,287.12
Nigeria 120,369.28
Uzbekistan 91,810.68
Bangladesh 84,245.66
Morocco 61,275.57
Angola 34,693.49
Tunisia 29,937.39
Mongolia 25,368.31
Myanmar 25,280.30
Sri Lanka 23,362.46
Bolivia 21,605.96
Sudan 19,999.82
Kenya 17,909.63
Lao PDR 17,762.95
Ghana 16,670.18
Georgia 10,128.25
Cambodia 9,919.24
Honduras 9,812.89
Kyrgyz Republic 9,787.22
Kosovo 8,943.81
Cameroon 8,291.09
Papua New Guinea 7,535.69
El Salvador 7,168.99
Nicaragua 5,592.18
Zambia 5,141.13
Moldova 5,115.47
Congo, Rep. 3,281.97
West Bank and Gaza 3,234.29
Mauritania 2,739.25
Lesotho 2,511.90
Bhutan 1,261.45
Eswatini 1,155.11
Djibouti 619.72
Cabo Verde 542.72
Timor-Leste 495.05
Solomon Islands 168.68
Vanuatu 146.68
Micronesia 143.01
Sao Tome and Principe 121.01
Kiribati 66.01
Nigeria Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2016 120,369.28 0.65
2015 115,928.54 0.64
2014 130,130.83 0.74
2013 124,329.64 0.72
2012 119,008.82 0.71
2011 131,685.64 0.81
2010 114,150.04 0.72
2009 76,079.25 0.49
2008 95,987.39 0.64
2007 94,868.96 0.65
2006 98,238.93 0.69
2005 106,119.31 0.76
2004 98,998.00 0.73
2003 100,318.12 0.76
2002 94,586.60 0.74
2001 87,017.91 0.69
2000 79,122.86 0.65
1999 39,852.96 0.33
1998 38,026.79 0.33
1997 41,275.75 0.36
1996 37,051.37 0.33
1995 33,681.40 0.31
1994 35,199.53 0.33
1993 45,137.10 0.44
1992 46,614.90 0.47
1991 42,273.18 0.43
1990 39,196.56 0.41
1989 42,441.86 0.46
1988 70,747.43 0.78
1987 59,343.06 0.67
1986 73,505.02 0.86
1985 69,893.02 0.84
1984 69,625.33 0.85
1983 59,929.78 0.75
1982 65,602.63 0.85
1981 65,958.33 0.87
1980 68,154.86 0.93
1979 70,289.06 0.99
1978 48,294.39 0.70
1977 50,567.93 0.75
1976 55,247.02 0.85
1975 47,395.98 0.75
1974 62,291.33 1.01
1973 49,577.84 0.82
1972 41,426.10 0.71
1971 32,280.60 0.56
1970 21,539.96 0.38
1969 12,112.10 0.22
1968 6,633.60 0.12
1967 12,838.17 0.25
1966 12,907.84 0.25
1965 11,763.74 0.23
1964 7,275.33 0.15
1963 5,350.15 0.11
1962 4,180.38 0.09
1961 4,114.37 0.09
1960 3,406.64 0.08