Papua New Guinea Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions 1970-2022

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).
  • Papua New Guinea greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2018 was 22,970.00, a 0.31% increase from 2017.
  • Papua New Guinea greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2017 was 22,900.00, a 0.97% increase from 2016.
  • Papua New Guinea greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2016 was 22,680.00, a 4.66% increase from 2015.
  • Papua New Guinea greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2015 was 21,670.00, a 8.13% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
India 3,374,990.00
Indonesia 969,580.00
Pakistan 431,220.00
Vietnam 376,530.00
Egypt 329,220.00
Nigeria 311,450.00
Ukraine 274,510.00
Uzbekistan 235,510.00
Philippines 232,340.00
Bangladesh 198,970.00
Myanmar 119,650.00
Sudan 109,630.00
Morocco 94,290.00
Cameroon 89,050.00
Angola 79,730.00
Kenya 78,830.00
Bolivia 56,870.00
Mongolia 52,620.00
Ghana 44,500.00
Tunisia 41,100.00
Zambia 40,670.00
Cambodia 37,460.00
Sri Lanka 35,240.00
Lao PDR 29,270.00
Papua New Guinea 22,970.00
Honduras 22,400.00
Nicaragua 19,070.00
Kyrgyz Republic 18,120.00
Georgia 16,900.00
Mauritania 14,080.00
Moldova 13,180.00
El Salvador 12,350.00
Congo, Rep. 9,370.00
Timor-Leste 6,190.00
Lesotho 5,850.00
Eswatini 3,120.00
Bhutan 2,470.00
Djibouti 1,480.00
Solomon Islands 940.00
Vanuatu 870.00
Cabo Verde 830.00
Micronesia 270.00
Sao Tome and Principe 190.00
Kiribati 110.00
Papua New Guinea Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2018 22,970.00 0.31%
2017 22,900.00 0.97%
2016 22,680.00 4.66%
2015 21,670.00 8.13%
2014 20,040.00 9.21%
2013 18,350.00 7.18%
2012 17,120.00 4.45%
2011 16,390.00 6.50%
2010 15,390.00 0.13%
2009 15,370.00 2.19%
2008 15,040.00 -2.15%
2007 15,370.00 0.92%
2006 15,230.00 -0.26%
2005 15,270.00 -3.29%
2004 15,790.00 6.12%
2003 14,880.00 2.13%
2002 14,570.00 1.82%
2001 14,310.00 3.77%
2000 13,790.00 1.10%
1999 13,640.00 -0.66%
1998 13,730.00 -0.44%
1997 13,790.00 1.32%
1996 13,610.00 -1.38%
1995 13,800.00 10.67%
1994 12,470.00 7.59%
1993 11,590.00 10.38%
1992 10,500.00 10.76%
1991 9,480.00 11.79%
1990 8,480.00 -64.19%
1989 23,682.25 6.86%
1988 22,162.37 -55.58%
1987 49,888.55 57.47%
1986 31,682.03 51.67%
1985 20,888.22 5.41%
1984 19,816.95 -39.22%
1983 32,603.19 -54.46%
1982 71,592.05 330.74%
1981 16,620.88 -10.08%
1980 18,483.19 7.25%
1979 17,233.97 49.85%
1978 11,500.95 -46.08%
1977 21,328.36 84.53%
1976 11,558.42 56.92%
1975 7,365.59 0.76%
1974 7,310.15 -23.78%
1973 9,591.11 -45.99%
1972 17,758.41 217.96%
1971 5,585.12 -16.84%
1970 6,716.23 -16.84%