OECD members 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).
  • OECD members greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 16,443,472.04, a 0.85% decline from 2011.
  • OECD members greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2011 was 16,584,568.90, a 0.51% increase from 2010.
  • OECD members greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2010 was 16,499,661.16, a 0% increase from 2009.
  • OECD members greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2009 was 16,499,472.21, a 2.05% decline from 2008.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
World 53,526,302.83
East Asia & Pacific 18,822,910.63
OECD members 16,443,472.04
North America 7,371,537.24
Latin America & Caribbean 5,746,908.25
Sub-Saharan Africa 4,601,155.11
European Union 4,116,310.46
South Asia 3,648,610.44
Euro Area 3,160,160.76
OECD members Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2012 16,443,472.04 -0.85%
2011 16,584,568.90 0.51%
2010 16,499,661.16 0.00%
2009 16,499,472.21 -2.05%
2008 16,844,851.65 -4.46%
2007 17,630,864.55 0.80%
2006 17,491,512.18 0.51%
2005 17,402,993.94 -2.49%
2004 17,846,813.99 2.70%
2003 17,377,449.62 0.89%
2002 17,224,151.27 1.62%
2001 16,949,147.50 -0.48%
2000 17,030,740.87 0.77%
1999 16,900,865.78 -0.90%
1998 17,053,836.42 2.23%
1997 16,681,268.24 3.27%
1996 16,153,427.56 1.67%
1995 15,888,561.62 0.87%
1994 15,752,157.49 2.45%
1993 15,376,126.02 0.84%
1992 15,247,479.81 -0.50%
1991 15,323,942.05 -0.01%
1990 15,325,796.91 -2.11%
1989 15,656,750.13 2.02%
1988 15,346,165.10 4.52%
1987 14,682,860.23 0.22%
1986 14,650,981.24 -0.09%
1985 14,664,593.71 0.91%
1984 14,532,089.63 2.51%
1983 14,175,916.83 -0.61%
1982 14,262,237.84 -3.39%
1981 14,762,981.81 -2.20%
1980 15,094,571.32 -2.05%
1979 15,409,915.30 3.30%
1978 14,918,204.04 0.85%
1977 14,792,085.04 1.71%
1976 14,543,559.29 5.47%
1975 13,789,188.33 -2.51%
1974 14,143,494.99 -1.04%
1973 14,292,574.97 4.61%
1972 13,663,355.99 3.99%
1971 13,139,488.80 0.78%
1970 13,038,270.36 0.78%