North Korea 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.
  • North Korea carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 28,283.57, a 11.25% increase from 2015.
  • North Korea carbon (co2) emissions for 2015 was 25,423.31, a 18.9% decline from 2014.
  • North Korea carbon (co2) emissions for 2014 was 31,349.18, a 12.75% increase from 2013.
  • North Korea carbon (co2) emissions for 2013 was 27,803.19, a 27.56% decline from 2012.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
Syrian Arab Republic 28,829.95
North Korea 28,283.57
Ethiopia 14,869.69
Tanzania 11,972.76
Zimbabwe 10,982.67
Senegal 10,901.99
Yemen 10,608.63
Nepal 9,105.16
Afghanistan 8,672.46
Mozambique 7,942.72
Benin 6,475.92
Uganda 5,680.18
Tajikistan 5,309.82
Madagascar 3,905.36
Burkina Faso 3,417.64
Mali 3,179.29
Togo 2,999.61
Guinea 2,995.94
Haiti 2,977.60
Congo, Dem. Rep. 2,020.52
Niger 2,016.85
South Sudan 1,727.16
Liberia 1,386.13
Malawi 1,298.12
Rwanda 1,114.77
Sierra Leone 1,092.77
Chad 1,015.76
Eritrea 711.40
Somalia 645.39
Gambia 531.72
Burundi 495.05
Central African Republic 297.03
Guinea-Bissau 293.36
Comoros 201.69
North Korea Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2016 28,283.57 1.12
2015 25,423.31 1.01
2014 31,349.18 1.25
2013 27,803.19 1.12
2012 38,378.82 1.55
2011 36,989.03 1.50
2010 50,776.95 2.07
2009 54,355.94 2.23
2008 71,132.47 2.93
2007 64,227.51 2.66
2006 76,900.66 3.20
2005 75,573.20 3.16
2004 72,357.24 3.05
2003 70,751.10 3.01
2002 69,225.63 2.97
2001 72,225.23 3.12
2000 69,662.00 3.04
1999 64,531.87 2.84
1998 59,119.37 2.62
1997 65,870.32 2.95
1996 73,288.66 3.31
1995 82,910.87 3.79
1994 88,367.37 4.10
1993 96,515.44 4.54
1992 104,608.51 5.00
1991 118,785.13 5.76
1990 123,955.60 6.11
1989 214,636.84 10.74
1988 201,908.69 10.24
1987 176,423.04 9.08
1986 157,504.98 8.22
1985 144,897.84 7.68
1984 135,220.63 7.27
1983 125,668.09 6.87
1982 117,344.00 6.52
1981 114,799.10 6.47
1980 114,439.74 6.55
1979 110,571.05 6.42
1978 108,451.53 6.37
1977 113,867.68 6.78
1976 110,189.68 6.66
1975 107,740.13 6.62
1974 101,718.91 6.38
1973 97,428.52 6.25
1972 89,599.48 5.89
1971 107,560.44 7.26
1970 73,552.69 5.10
1969 64,143.16 4.58
1968 59,328.39 4.36
1967 52,445.43 3.97
1966 47,649.00 3.70
1965 44,268.02 3.53
1964 35,657.91 2.90
1963 32,863.65 2.72
1962 30,722.13 2.59
1961 26,457.41 2.27
1960 23,817.17 2.08