Sub-Saharan Africa Carbon (CO2) Emissions 1990-2022

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.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa carbon (co2) emissions for 2019 was 823,770.02, a 2.75% increase from 2018.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa carbon (co2) emissions for 2018 was 801,760.00, a 1.2% increase from 2017.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa carbon (co2) emissions for 2017 was 792,249.99, a 0.98% increase from 2016.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 784,540.02, a 1.57% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
World 34,344,006.07
East Asia & Pacific 15,275,883.71
OECD members 11,610,640.16
North America 5,399,719.63
South Asia 2,784,080.05
European Union 2,724,970.00
Euro Area 2,092,859.99
Latin America & Caribbean 1,652,376.20
Sub-Saharan Africa 823,770.02
Sub-Saharan Africa Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2019 823,770.02 0.74
2018 801,760.00 0.74
2017 792,249.99 0.75
2016 784,540.02 0.77
2015 772,440.00 0.78
2014 789,379.99 0.81
2013 758,730.01 0.80
2012 721,380.00 0.79
2011 693,540.01 0.78
2010 695,130.00 0.80
2009 648,660.01 0.77
2008 670,649.99 0.81
2007 628,790.00 0.79
2006 614,320.01 0.79
2005 613,740.00 0.81
2004 608,589.99 0.82
2003 577,370.00 0.80
2002 545,870.01 0.78
2001 542,610.00 0.79
2000 497,660.00 0.75
1999 484,131.67 0.75
1998 496,215.91 0.79
1997 492,184.49 0.80
1996 475,587.46 0.79
1995 444,820.29 0.76
1994 419,499.12 0.74
1993 419,729.77 0.76
1992 417,794.33 0.78
1991 410,255.20 0.78
1990 402,373.22 0.79