Greenhouse gas emissions

kilotons of CO2 equivalent, 1970–2012

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    1970 Ranking
    1. United States 5,400,503.50
    2. Russia 2,240,872.97
    3. China 1,873,971.68
    4. Congo (Kinshasa) 1,550,424.37
    5. Germany 1,286,569.85
    6. Brazil 1,260,982.15
    7. Japan 941,132.58
    8. United Kingdom 839,587.41
    9. India 746,498.11
    10. Burma (Myanmar) 655,739.12
    11. France 614,501.57
    12. Ukraine 560,722.40
    13. Canada 494,973.64
    14. Poland 466,179.59
    15. Italy 388,249.31
    16. Indonesia 339,677.08
    17. Australia 319,036.60
    18. South Africa 253,769.71
    19. Zambia 234,168.07
    20. Argentina 221,957.02
    21. Czech Republic 212,540.43
    22. Mexico 210,547.86
    23. Kazakhstan 186,230.16
    24. Netherlands 183,916.77
    25. Romania 176,279.49
    26. Spain 173,364.36
    27. Bolivia 172,962.29
    28. Belgium 159,837.74
    29. Iran 141,820.33
    30. Venezuela 137,392.30
    31. Belarus 137,111.88
    32. Colombia 128,348.96
    33. Ivory Coast 116,579.64
    34. Malaysia 113,374.24
    35. Sweden 113,240.35
    36. Bangladesh 112,709.30
    37. Thailand 109,547.88
    38. Central African Republic 106,092.42
    39. Lithuania 102,299.25
    40. Tanzania 98,932.75
    41. Turkey 94,428.85
    42. North Korea 94,041.92
    43. South Korea 88,641.35
    44. Bulgaria 88,037.71
    45. Hungary 87,733.16
    46. Pakistan 87,131.54
    47. Uzbekistan 82,935.20
    48. Vietnam 79,128.72
    49. Denmark 78,803.65
    50. Philippines 78,220.64
    51. Saudi Arabia 78,220.33
    52. Nigeria 74,939.73
    53. Libya 70,829.55
    54. Congo (Brazzaville) 68,611.83
    55. Austria 68,415.15
    56. Kuwait 68,097.33
    57. Cameroon 65,737.64
    58. Estonia 64,921.34
    59. Angola 60,648.60
    60. Sudan 59,376.75
    61. Finland 58,988.57
    62. Norway 57,051.38
    63. Egypt 56,857.50
    64. Peru 55,258.28
    65. Ethiopia 54,446.07
    66. Slovakia 53,503.76
    67. Paraguay 52,446.30
    68. Iraq 51,298.76
    69. Switzerland 50,087.66
    70. Georgia 49,641.60
    71. New Zealand 49,600.56
    72. Guinea 49,112.87
    73. Ireland 47,233.24
    74. Latvia 45,385.31
    75. Madagascar 45,314.07
    76. Mozambique 45,073.00
    77. Cuba 42,413.99
    78. Chile 42,181.68
    79. Greece 38,651.13
    80. Benin 35,206.06
    81. Algeria 34,603.83
    82. United Arab Emirates 32,962.19
    83. Turkmenistan 29,940.89
    84. Portugal 26,924.83
    85. Azerbaijan 26,322.78
    86. Moldova 26,313.26
    87. Croatia 25,740.66
    88. Uruguay 25,510.63
    89. Mali 25,111.39
    90. Zimbabwe 24,033.93
    91. Cambodia 23,775.99
    92. Bosnia and Herzegovina 23,292.69
    93. Laos 22,771.99
    94. Kenya 21,917.29
    95. Ghana 21,483.25
    96. Nepal 19,946.08
    97. Morocco 19,559.30
    98. Luxembourg 19,411.87
    99. Israel 17,255.79
    100. Sri Lanka 16,466.90
    101. Kyrgyzstan 15,173.68
    102. Uganda 14,722.56
    103. Chad 14,368.38
    104. Afghanistan 14,306.62
    105. Ecuador 13,651.57
    106. Guyana 13,431.90
    107. Somalia 13,181.70
    108. Qatar 13,147.54
    109. Mongolia 13,026.34
    110. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 12,061.41
    111. Brunei 11,477.21
    112. Botswana 11,350.01
    113. Oman 11,262.66
    114. Syria 11,176.89
    115. Slovenia 11,111.92
    116. Hong Kong 10,326.95
    117. Suriname 10,002.58
    118. Togo 9,572.32
    119. Dominican Republic 8,865.82
    120. Guatemala 8,503.64
    121. Tunisia 8,479.43
    122. Nicaragua 8,313.11
    123. Senegal 8,236.31
    124. Niger 8,021.29
    125. Tajikistan 7,693.76
    126. Sierra Leone 7,406.09
    127. Burkina Faso 7,373.75
    128. Namibia 7,251.15
    129. Jamaica 7,210.40
    130. Albania 6,960.87
    131. Honduras 6,767.37
    132. Papua New Guinea 6,716.23
    133. Lebanon 6,392.45
    134. Armenia 6,245.99
    135. Gabon 6,244.18
    136. Malawi 6,200.61
    137. Panama 5,712.04
    138. Costa Rica 5,198.35
    139. El Salvador 4,927.60
    140. Mauritania 4,924.75
    141. Yemen 4,839.52
    142. Haiti 4,507.66
    143. Bahrain 3,808.82
    144. Solomon Islands 3,570.29
    145. Bahamas 3,564.42
    146. Iceland 3,109.38
    147. Eritrea 2,915.03
    148. Cyprus 2,760.51
    149. Puerto Rico 2,377.52
    150. Burundi 2,203.11
    151. Jordan 2,090.95
    152. Rwanda 2,033.96
    153. Lesotho 1,794.46
    154. Liberia 1,688.88
    155. Swaziland 1,607.18
    156. Fiji 1,144.09
    157. Djibouti 1,048.40
    158. Guinea Bissau 915.55
    159. Bhutan 862.69
    160. Malta 827.19
    161. Gambia 806.08
    162. Barbados 709.79
    163. Mauritius 693.46
    164. Timor Leste 587.75
    165. Bermuda 349.39
    166. Belize 312.98
    167. Macau 272.80
    168. Vanuatu 230.17
    169. Comoros 203.41
    170. Cape Verde 193.02
    171. Saint Lucia 140.30
    172. Seychelles 138.81
    173. Equatorial Guinea 120.09
    174. Samoa 116.58
    175. Gibraltar 75.00
    176. Cayman Islands 73.95
    177. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 67.63
    178. Saint Kitts and Nevis 64.77
    179. Grenada 61.63
    180. Tonga 56.64
    181. Dominica 51.03
    182. Aruba 42.31
    183. Guam 40.18
    184. Saint Thomas and Principe 39.30
    185. British Virgin Islands 31.90
    186. Micronesia 22.13
    187. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 21.77
    188. Maldives 21.38
    189. American Samoa 13.07
    190. Northern Mariana Islands 2.66
    191. Marshall Islands 2.47
    192. Tuvalu 2.27
    193. Turks and Caicos 1.47
    2012 Ranking
    1. China 12,454,710.61
    2. United States 6,343,840.51
    3. India 3,002,894.93
    4. Brazil 2,989,417.96
    5. Russia 2,803,398.49
    6. Japan 1,478,858.88
    7. Canada 1,027,063.86
    8. Germany 951,716.71
    9. Congo (Kinshasa) 802,271.30
    10. Indonesia 780,550.76
    11. Australia 761,686.27
    12. South Korea 668,989.65
    13. Mexico 663,424.95
    14. Bolivia 621,726.73
    15. United Kingdom 585,779.78
    16. Burma (Myanmar) 528,416.22
    17. Central African Republic 515,134.08
    18. France 499,146.64
    19. Sudan 491,982.27
    20. Italy 482,634.00
    21. Turkey 445,640.08
    22. Thailand 440,411.68
    23. Poland 414,606.89
    24. Ukraine 404,900.31
    25. Mozambique 380,308.29
    26. Argentina 380,295.32
    27. Pakistan 369,734.58
    28. Kazakhstan 366,502.20
    29. Spain 348,257.29
    30. Zambia 320,254.22
    31. Vietnam 310,664.07
    32. Nigeria 301,010.13
    33. Egypt 295,499.75
    34. Venezuela 281,921.37
    35. Malaysia 279,098.38
    36. Tanzania 235,353.12
    37. United Arab Emirates 204,888.72
    38. Netherlands 195,873.76
    39. Ethiopia 185,292.17
    40. Bangladesh 183,300.56
    41. Uzbekistan 177,223.75
    42. Algeria 176,471.23
    43. Colombia 173,411.77
    44. Philippines 167,297.55
    45. Laos 161,718.74
    46. Iraq 155,529.51
    47. Czech Republic 138,957.43
    48. Belgium 133,373.68
    49. Cambodia 127,399.59
    50. Romania 121,762.23
    51. Chile 120,687.89
    52. Madagascar 117,932.60
    53. North Korea 109,894.97
    54. Chad 109,796.02
    55. Belarus 109,647.24
    56. Ghana 107,784.29
    57. Qatar 103,155.12
    58. Guinea 101,348.99
    59. Cameroon 100,922.14
    60. Greece 100,571.17
    61. Turkmenistan 92,178.08
    62. Austria 90,460.21
    63. Israel 84,044.43
    64. Libya 82,129.13
    65. Botswana 82,110.28
    66. Uganda 80,725.09
    67. Morocco 80,436.72
    68. New Zealand 78,130.98
    69. Mali 77,437.93
    70. Syria 77,118.71
    71. Peru 74,806.96
    72. Portugal 72,524.22
    73. Zimbabwe 72,057.80
    74. Finland 69,072.94
    75. Bulgaria 67,942.70
    76. Sweden 65,767.79
    77. Norway 63,536.73
    78. Hungary 62,988.40
    79. Ireland 62,433.01
    80. Oman 62,201.55
    81. Trinidad and Tobago 61,308.53
    82. Hong Kong 58,633.52
    83. Azerbaijan 56,537.08
    84. Singapore 55,910.28
    85. Kenya 54,302.10
    86. Senegal 54,185.37
    87. Switzerland 54,108.10
    88. Denmark 53,703.22
    89. Ecuador 52,746.57
    90. Cuba 52,418.46
    91. Paraguay 50,843.95
    92. Slovakia 46,301.27
    93. Burkina Faso 43,910.40
    94. Angola 41,657.17
    95. Yemen 40,924.63
    96. Nepal 40,762.72
    97. Tunisia 39,721.01
    98. Namibia 38,049.27
    99. Congo (Brazzaville) 35,743.92
    100. Gabon 34,570.63
    101. Uruguay 34,237.83
    102. Benin 33,533.10
    103. Ivory Coast 33,502.16
    104. Dominican Republic 33,395.08
    105. Bahrain 32,849.11
    106. Guatemala 31,515.45
    107. Sri Lanka 30,451.83
    108. Croatia 30,421.05
    109. Lithuania 29,442.21
    110. Jordan 27,198.60
    111. Bosnia and Herzegovina 27,108.40
    112. Estonia 23,292.78
    113. Togo 22,931.86
    114. Somalia 21,916.32
    115. Malawi 21,632.13
    116. Slovenia 21,074.75
    117. Honduras 20,467.16
    118. Nicaragua 16,323.04
    119. Panama 16,248.77
    120. Jamaica 15,474.32
    121. Tajikistan 15,364.58
    122. Brunei 14,828.97
    123. Georgia 14,627.75
    124. Latvia 13,943.92
    125. Kyrgyzstan 13,794.74
    126. Mauritania 13,343.16
    127. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 12,992.25
    128. Luxembourg 12,611.00
    129. El Salvador 12,577.79
    130. Armenia 12,319.39
    131. Costa Rica 12,274.13
    132. Sierra Leone 11,810.89
    133. Niger 11,460.92
    134. Moldova 11,350.63
    135. Papua New Guinea 11,087.46
    136. Albania 8,898.64
    137. Haiti 8,835.47
    138. Guinea Bissau 7,604.73
    139. Cyprus 7,431.19
    140. Rwanda 6,689.95
    141. Equatorial Guinea 6,374.17
    142. Burundi 6,254.37
    143. Guyana 6,140.69
    144. Iceland 5,514.85
    145. Eritrea 4,977.89
    146. Bahamas 4,865.21
    147. Solomon Islands 4,591.47
    148. Gambia 3,529.23
    149. Swaziland 3,478.04
    150. Lesotho 3,472.71
    151. Bhutan 3,296.96
    152. Puerto Rico 3,293.26
    153. Liberia 2,833.94
    154. Djibouti 2,766.30
    155. Suriname 2,657.88
    156. Fiji 2,258.17
    157. Belize 1,569.86
    158. Barbados 1,540.62
    159. Timor Leste 959.35
    160. Seychelles 910.29
    161. Grenada 726.19
    162. Bermuda 632.88
    163. Saint Lucia 598.77
    164. Comoros 564.22
    165. Antigua and Barbuda 552.75
    166. Gibraltar 473.01
    167. Vanuatu 446.22
    168. Samoa 356.09
    169. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 319.22
    170. Dominica 222.84
    171. Saint Thomas and Principe 195.49
    172. Guam 85.87
    173. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 61.49
    174. American Samoa 58.77
    175. Northern Mariana Islands 12.49
    176. Tuvalu 5.24

    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).

    Source: World Bank