Saudi Arabia 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).
  • Saudi Arabia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2018 was 638,120.00, a 2.74% decline from 2017.
  • Saudi Arabia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2017 was 656,080.00, a 1.22% decline from 2016.
  • Saudi Arabia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2016 was 664,170.00, a 0.58% increase from 2015.
  • Saudi Arabia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2015 was 660,370.00, a 4.92% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
United States 6,023,620.00
Japan 1,186,770.00
Germany 806,090.00
Canada 724,930.00
South Korea 718,880.00
Saudi Arabia 638,120.00
Australia 615,380.00
United Kingdom 452,080.00
France 423,350.00
Italy 399,600.00
Poland 389,650.00
Argentina 365,650.00
Spain 326,940.00
UAE 263,240.00
Netherlands 178,640.00
Czech Republic 122,840.00
Kuwait 112,970.00
Chile 109,590.00
Belgium 108,750.00
Qatar 99,830.00
Israel 87,830.00
Greece 84,750.00
Oman 82,300.00
New Zealand 81,330.00
Austria 74,980.00
Portugal 66,820.00
Singapore 66,640.00
Ireland 65,090.00
Hungary 60,920.00
Finland 54,490.00
Bahrain 48,950.00
Norway 47,340.00
Sweden 46,350.00
Switzerland 46,020.00
Denmark 45,870.00
Slovak Republic 39,930.00
Uruguay 36,160.00
Trinidad and Tobago 22,900.00
Croatia 22,550.00
Lithuania 18,840.00
Estonia 18,610.00
Panama 18,010.00
Slovenia 17,170.00
Brunei 16,620.00
Latvia 11,660.00
Luxembourg 10,220.00
Cyprus 8,600.00
Barbados 3,790.00
Iceland 3,440.00
Bahamas 2,640.00
Malta 2,040.00
Antigua and Barbuda 1,210.00
Seychelles 780.00
Andorra 590.00
St. Kitts and Nevis 370.00
Palau 320.00
Liechtenstein 180.00
Saudi Arabia Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2018 638,120.00 -2.74%
2017 656,080.00 -1.22%
2016 664,170.00 0.58%
2015 660,370.00 4.92%
2014 629,390.00 7.44%
2013 585,810.00 3.12%
2012 568,100.00 6.34%
2011 534,210.00 3.82%
2010 514,560.00 9.30%
2009 470,780.00 4.59%
2008 450,110.00 9.09%
2007 412,590.00 5.93%
2006 389,510.00 6.28%
2005 366,490.00 4.73%
2004 349,930.00 5.55%
2003 331,540.00 4.18%
2002 318,250.00 6.83%
2001 297,910.00 2.18%
2000 291,540.00 4.62%
1999 278,670.00 2.49%
1998 271,900.00 7.23%
1997 253,570.00 -5.98%
1996 269,710.00 5.74%
1995 255,070.00 1.99%
1994 250,090.00 5.98%
1993 235,980.00 3.72%
1992 227,520.00 6.90%
1991 212,830.00 11.64%
1990 190,640.00 11.53%
1984 170,933.59 -23.37%
1983 223,068.25 -3.16%
1982 230,347.82 -2.81%
1981 237,000.73 -9.04%
1980 260,541.67 20.07%
1979 216,984.57 15.66%
1978 187,608.16 1.68%
1977 184,501.88 6.25%
1976 173,655.19 23.81%
1975 140,263.48 -18.17%
1974 171,400.44 5.46%
1973 162,521.63 33.96%
1972 121,325.13 29.04%
1971 94,020.59 20.20%
1970 78,220.33 20.20%