Zambia 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).
  • Zambia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2018 was 40,670.00, a 2.52% increase from 2017.
  • Zambia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2017 was 39,670.00, a 1.46% increase from 2016.
  • Zambia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2016 was 39,100.00, a 0.67% increase from 2015.
  • Zambia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2015 was 38,840.00, a 3.08% 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
Zambia Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2018 40,670.00 2.52%
2017 39,670.00 1.46%
2016 39,100.00 0.67%
2015 38,840.00 3.08%
2014 37,680.00 1.24%
2013 37,220.00 3.02%
2012 36,130.00 12.17%
2011 32,210.00 0.00%
2010 32,210.00 8.09%
2009 29,800.00 -3.53%
2008 30,890.00 1.28%
2007 30,500.00 1.67%
2006 30,000.00 -7.55%
2005 32,450.00 4.17%
2004 31,150.00 0.42%
2003 31,020.00 8.42%
2002 28,610.00 8.95%
2001 26,260.00 2.26%
2000 25,680.00 -10.46%
1999 28,680.00 -12.27%
1998 32,690.00 -1.65%
1997 33,240.00 -4.26%
1996 34,720.00 -10.63%
1995 38,850.00 -6.02%
1994 41,340.00 -3.66%
1993 42,910.00 -2.87%
1992 44,180.00 -1.52%
1991 44,860.00 -1.06%
1990 45,340.00 -69.57%
1989 149,004.97 12.69%
1988 132,223.57 -29.68%
1987 188,042.33 39.33%
1986 134,957.64 -6.38%
1985 144,149.26 1.71%
1984 141,719.19 -22.69%
1983 183,318.84 -0.02%
1982 183,354.76 13.37%
1981 161,735.19 -13.04%
1980 185,987.50 -17.21%
1979 224,649.37 32.12%
1978 170,040.13 5.40%
1977 161,327.52 15.01%
1976 140,274.61 -11.41%
1975 158,349.19 18.68%
1974 133,429.65 -12.86%
1973 153,119.79 7.32%
1972 142,670.64 7.62%
1971 132,574.69 -43.38%
1970 234,168.07 -43.38%