Zambia Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions 1970-2021

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 2012 was 320,254.22, a 0.07% increase from 2011.
  • Zambia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2011 was 320,024.70, a 0.08% increase from 2010.
  • Zambia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2010 was 319,784.63, a 20.17% increase from 2009.
  • Zambia greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2009 was 266,118.48, a 17.14% decline from 2008.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name kt of CO2 equivalent
India 3,002,894.93
Indonesia 780,550.76
Bolivia 621,726.73
Myanmar 528,416.22
Sudan 491,982.27
Ukraine 404,900.30
Pakistan 369,734.58
Zambia 320,254.22
Vietnam 310,664.07
Nigeria 301,010.13
Egypt 295,499.75
Bangladesh 183,300.56
Uzbekistan 177,223.75
Philippines 167,297.55
Lao PDR 161,718.74
Cambodia 127,399.59
Ghana 107,784.29
Cameroon 100,922.14
Morocco 80,436.72
Kenya 54,302.10
Angola 41,657.16
Tunisia 39,721.01
Congo, Rep. 35,743.92
Sri Lanka 30,451.83
Honduras 20,467.16
Nicaragua 16,323.04
Georgia 14,627.75
Kyrgyz Republic 13,794.74
Mauritania 13,343.16
El Salvador 12,577.79
Moldova 11,350.63
Papua New Guinea 11,087.46
Solomon Islands 4,591.46
Eswatini 3,478.03
Lesotho 3,472.71
Bhutan 3,296.96
Djibouti 2,766.30
Timor-Leste 959.35
Vanuatu 446.22
Sao Tome and Principe 195.49
Zambia Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions - Historical Data
Year kt of CO2 equivalent Annual % Change
2012 320,254.22 0.07%
2011 320,024.70 0.08%
2010 319,784.63 20.17%
2009 266,118.48 -17.14%
2008 321,163.52 -5.82%
2007 341,005.67 8.33%
2006 314,793.50 -20.60%
2005 396,446.48 7.44%
2004 368,995.70 3.64%
2003 356,024.85 18.53%
2002 300,362.20 0.98%
2001 297,452.76 2.28%
2000 290,812.37 -11.60%
1999 328,963.96 -26.67%
1998 448,613.64 199.10%
1997 149,986.75 -4.27%
1996 156,680.69 -15.39%
1995 185,179.11 1.36%
1994 182,686.66 16.71%
1993 156,527.22 -43.75%
1992 278,259.67 59.88%
1991 174,044.67 -16.98%
1990 209,648.82 40.70%
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%