Nitrous oxide emissions

thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent, 1970–2012

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    1970 Ranking
    1. United States 310,995.10
    2. China 139,154.97
    3. Russia 125,301.38
    4. Brazil 107,500.25
    5. Congo (Kinshasa) 102,941.39
    6. India 84,290.24
    7. Germany 81,323.85
    8. France 64,736.37
    9. Australia 52,432.78
    10. Indonesia 51,908.88
    11. United Kingdom 50,310.21
    12. Ukraine 43,951.80
    13. Zambia 41,843.18
    14. Poland 35,857.70
    15. Central African Republic 35,826.39
    16. Burma (Myanmar) 32,320.91
    17. Argentina 32,317.19
    18. Italy 31,162.75
    19. Japan 30,989.27
    20. Canada 29,006.24
    21. Angola 28,392.65
    22. Sudan 24,222.90
    23. Mexico 22,589.73
    24. Tanzania 22,453.46
    25. Kazakhstan 21,460.96
    26. Ethiopia 20,773.50
    27. Spain 18,686.86
    28. South Africa 18,200.50
    29. Romania 18,059.70
    30. Netherlands 17,253.48
    31. Turkey 16,888.80
    32. Belarus 15,590.18
    33. Colombia 15,031.87
    34. Mozambique 13,241.53
    35. Bolivia 12,893.37
    36. Pakistan 12,161.86
    37. Nigeria 11,470.06
    38. Thailand 11,466.99
    39. Hungary 11,099.46
    40. Belgium 10,669.77
    41. Bulgaria 10,100.61
    42. Malaysia 10,095.83
    43. Bangladesh 9,831.84
    44. Czech Republic 9,742.96
    45. New Zealand 9,465.94
    46. Denmark 8,974.50
    47. Madagascar 8,856.55
    48. Iran 8,849.63
    49. Cuba 8,379.39
    50. Norway 8,161.71
    51. Egypt 7,888.60
    52. Venezuela 7,548.00
    53. Sweden 7,318.39
    54. Cameroon 6,975.90
    55. Philippines 6,895.49
    56. Vietnam 6,856.92
    57. Finland 6,749.79
    58. Uzbekistan 6,625.97
    59. Paraguay 6,397.78
    60. Zimbabwe 6,264.08
    61. Chad 6,217.30
    62. Austria 5,857.54
    63. Uganda 5,716.74
    64. Ireland 5,704.43
    65. Botswana 5,644.57
    66. Lithuania 5,601.11
    67. Kenya 5,595.69
    68. Ivory Coast 5,585.43
    69. Greece 5,583.66
    70. Uruguay 5,570.70
    71. Peru 5,569.15
    72. South Korea 4,897.75
    73. Mali 4,868.64
    74. North Korea 4,504.52
    75. Portugal 4,495.65
    76. Congo (Brazzaville) 4,318.95
    77. Guinea 4,313.81
    78. Morocco 4,277.91
    79. Chile 4,126.04
    80. Mongolia 4,051.08
    81. Slovakia 3,668.91
    82. Georgia 3,658.78
    83. Cambodia 3,644.98
    84. Ghana 3,613.08
    85. Croatia 3,513.39
    86. Laos 3,206.76
    87. Somalia 3,172.01
    88. Afghanistan 3,042.26
    89. Iraq 2,995.76
    90. Namibia 2,932.15
    91. Malawi 2,729.22
    92. Nicaragua 2,698.97
    93. Benin 2,625.33
    94. Niger 2,542.16
    95. Switzerland 2,517.26
    96. Burkina Faso 2,515.15
    97. Latvia 2,421.09
    98. Algeria 2,363.43
    99. Senegal 2,282.94
    100. Nepal 2,169.92
    101. Guyana 2,079.13
    102. Ecuador 1,997.54
    103. Kyrgyzstan 1,983.72
    104. Solomon Islands 1,898.33
    105. Azerbaijan 1,857.70
    106. Turkmenistan 1,831.41
    107. Honduras 1,766.04
    108. Estonia 1,723.82
    109. Tunisia 1,675.83
    110. Syria 1,635.56
    111. Guatemala 1,442.12
    112. Togo 1,438.12
    113. Mauritania 1,419.16
    114. Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,312.69
    115. Sri Lanka 1,261.96
    116. Moldova 1,182.79
    117. Costa Rica 1,162.67
    118. Yemen 1,143.40
    119. El Salvador 1,142.42
    120. Dominican Republic 1,097.85
    121. Israel 1,074.93
    122. Haiti 1,020.91
    123. Slovenia 1,020.03
    124. Tajikistan 1,005.77
    125. Eritrea 932.26
    126. Sierra Leone 900.27
    127. Saudi Arabia 859.53
    128. Panama 784.91
    129. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 761.99
    130. Albania 741.90
    131. Rwanda 649.92
    132. Burundi 637.56
    133. Papua New Guinea 623.32
    134. Libya 615.95
    135. Lesotho 587.46
    136. Armenia 527.83
    137. Kuwait 526.23
    138. Jamaica 479.99
    139. Brunei 439.89
    140. Swaziland 416.34
    141. Suriname 408.60
    142. Singapore 406.63
    143. Iceland 401.86
    144. Lebanon 363.69
    145. Trinidad and Tobago 355.74
    146. Guinea Bissau 328.58
    147. Luxembourg 320.52
    148. Puerto Rico 294.25
    149. Gabon 263.55
    150. Cyprus 235.85
    151. Gambia 234.07
    152. Jordan 198.91
    153. United Arab Emirates 183.09
    154. Fiji 180.18
    155. Timor Leste 175.38
    156. Liberia 134.12
    157. Oman 129.38
    158. Greenland 124.92
    159. Bhutan 119.45
    160. Hong Kong 102.63
    161. Mauritius 102.55
    162. Belize 85.61
    163. New Caledonia 83.40
    164. Djibouti 74.31
    165. Barbados 62.86
    166. Qatar 61.39
    167. Vanuatu 54.14
    168. Bahamas 41.18
    169. Comoros 38.92
    170. Malta 38.64
    171. Samoa 18.88
    172. Cape Verde 18.36
    173. Saint Lucia 18.11
    174. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 17.50
    175. Bahrain 13.42
    176. French Polynesia 12.81
    177. Equatorial Guinea 12.27
    178. Dominica 11.98
    179. Antigua and Barbuda 10.22
    180. Saint Kitts and Nevis 9.16
    181. Tonga 7.66
    182. Grenada 7.58
    183. Seychelles 6.26
    184. Faroe Islands 6.16
    185. Micronesia 5.51
    186. Bermuda 5.20
    187. Guam 4.74
    188. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 4.53
    189. British Virgin Islands 4.50
    190. Saint Thomas and Principe 3.76
    191. Gibraltar 2.26
    192. Maldives 2.25
    193. Kiribati 2.16
    194. Cayman Islands 2.12
    195. Aruba 1.83
    196. Macau 1.82
    197. American Samoa 0.77
    198. Tuvalu 0.32
    199. Northern Mariana Islands 0.18
    200. Nauru 0.09
    201. Turks and Caicos 0.07
    202. Marshall Islands 0.03
    203. Andorra 0.02
    204. Palau 0.02
    2012 Ranking
    1. China 587,166.37
    2. United States 288,878.00
    3. India 239,755.13
    4. Brazil 214,529.12
    5. Central African Republic 100,651.52
    6. Indonesia 93,138.92
    7. Sudan 84,959.15
    8. Congo (Kinshasa) 67,964.66
    9. Russia 65,194.00
    10. Australia 54,247.48
    11. Argentina 53,101.36
    12. Mexico 43,436.27
    13. Germany 43,410.64
    14. Ethiopia 39,853.53
    15. France 36,865.68
    16. Nigeria 36,184.66
    17. Turkey 35,611.71
    18. Vietnam 34,494.26
    19. Canada 33,413.53
    20. Thailand 30,832.95
    21. Pakistan 30,651.23
    22. Burma (Myanmar) 26,782.71
    23. Poland 26,721.64
    24. Bangladesh 26,682.82
    25. Colombia 25,642.14
    26. United Kingdom 25,334.92
    27. Iran 25,191.27
    28. Egypt 25,110.17
    29. Japan 24,911.49
    30. Ukraine 22,549.45
    31. Guinea 21,254.46
    32. South Africa 21,148.53
    33. Spain 20,873.14
    34. Italy 20,083.84
    35. Kazakhstan 17,821.77
    36. Ghana 17,593.40
    37. Cambodia 16,685.37
    38. Venezuela 16,136.13
    39. Malaysia 15,310.25
    40. South Korea 14,979.34
    41. Uganda 14,931.72
    42. Chad 14,862.86
    43. Belarus 13,905.15
    44. Cameroon 13,900.28
    45. Tanzania 13,206.41
    46. Uzbekistan 13,191.53
    47. Philippines 12,762.02
    48. New Zealand 11,879.94
    49. Kenya 11,590.34
    50. Mali 10,892.11
    51. Ivory Coast 10,034.04
    52. Bolivia 9,732.60
    53. Paraguay 9,363.47
    54. Laos 8,986.91
    55. Chile 8,949.19
    56. Netherlands 8,924.04
    57. Belgium 8,502.95
    58. Peru 8,478.43
    59. Zambia 8,394.51
    60. Romania 8,218.07
    61. Madagascar 8,198.50
    62. Uruguay 8,105.38
    63. Burkina Faso 7,366.48
    64. Czech Republic 7,315.46
    65. Ireland 7,302.29
    66. Senegal 6,561.69
    67. Saudi Arabia 6,517.46
    68. Algeria 6,382.02
    69. Morocco 6,007.29
    70. Syria 6,000.78
    71. Cuba 5,912.02
    72. Finland 5,547.31
    73. Ecuador 5,434.62
    74. Denmark 5,340.43
    75. Sweden 5,221.58
    76. Iraq 5,007.06
    77. Turkmenistan 4,923.87
    78. Somalia 4,923.23
    79. Benin 4,866.60
    80. Lithuania 4,738.51
    81. Bulgaria 4,645.58
    82. Greece 4,639.35
    83. Guatemala 4,605.86
    84. Nepal 4,598.24
    85. Hungary 4,356.41
    86. Zimbabwe 4,270.82
    87. Portugal 4,010.80
    88. Austria 3,789.95
    89. Yemen 3,671.97
    90. Angola 3,641.26
    91. Mongolia 3,547.86
    92. Nicaragua 3,490.97
    93. Afghanistan 3,423.69
    94. North Korea 3,306.06
    95. Norway 3,305.09
    96. Honduras 3,206.33
    97. Malawi 3,126.62
    98. Togo 3,048.65
    99. Namibia 3,042.21
    100. Tunisia 2,962.61
    101. Congo (Brazzaville) 2,957.36
    102. Croatia 2,854.36
    103. Slovakia 2,778.40
    104. Azerbaijan 2,672.57
    105. Solomon Islands 2,656.01
    106. United Arab Emirates 2,412.99
    107. Switzerland 2,385.45
    108. Georgia 2,352.37
    109. Mauritania 2,347.70
    110. Mozambique 2,261.30
    111. Botswana 2,228.56
    112. Niger 2,195.35
    113. Dominican Republic 2,190.41
    114. Sri Lanka 2,174.26
    115. Guyana 2,122.89
    116. Singapore 1,908.56
    117. Tajikistan 1,848.12
    118. Israel 1,750.53
    119. Rwanda 1,703.89
    120. Sierra Leone 1,604.76
    121. Kyrgyzstan 1,567.10
    122. Costa Rica 1,565.73
    123. Haiti 1,495.34
    124. Libya 1,465.66
    125. Latvia 1,437.16
    126. El Salvador 1,413.77
    127. Panama 1,407.94
    128. Eritrea 1,259.26
    129. Papua New Guinea 1,234.08
    130. Slovenia 1,165.98
    131. Oman 1,146.28
    132. Albania 1,146.05
    133. Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,123.74
    134. Armenia 1,022.81
    135. Guinea Bissau 989.62
    136. Estonia 951.01
    137. Gabon 837.85
    138. Burundi 789.49
    139. Kuwait 704.29
    140. Moldova 686.36
    141. Jamaica 656.12
    142. Jordan 604.54
    143. Swaziland 569.08
    144. Bhutan 555.03
    145. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 525.84
    146. Gambia 499.82
    147. Hong Kong 476.46
    148. Luxembourg 473.02
    149. Lebanon 462.50
    150. Lesotho 427.95
    151. Iceland 368.96
    152. Fiji 343.85
    153. Brunei 342.37
    154. Qatar 339.00
    155. Liberia 336.85
    156. Cyprus 314.92
    157. Trinidad and Tobago 281.39
    158. Suriname 273.27
    159. Djibouti 256.96
    160. Greenland 231.50
    161. Timor Leste 225.54
    162. Puerto Rico 220.43
    163. Belize 200.22
    164. Mauritius 170.35
    165. Bahrain 131.26
    166. Bahamas 130.93
    167. Vanuatu 108.66
    168. New Caledonia 98.25
    169. Cape Verde 81.49
    170. Malta 61.29
    171. Comoros 59.41
    172. Barbados 58.68
    173. Samoa 40.29
    174. French Polynesia 37.41
    175. Equatorial Guinea 36.88
    176. Saint Lucia 34.91
    177. Maldives 27.15
    178. Grenada 26.43
    179. Antigua and Barbuda 25.86
    180. American Samoa 23.69
    181. Seychelles 22.60
    182. Tonga 22.16
    183. Dominica 21.24
    184. Bermuda 20.86
    185. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 18.43
    186. Saint Kitts and Nevis 14.63
    187. Cayman Islands 13.87
    188. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 12.66
    189. Macau 11.65
    190. Micronesia 11.07
    191. Gibraltar 10.65
    192. Saint Thomas and Principe 9.70
    193. British Virgin Islands 7.60
    194. Faroe Islands 6.73
    195. Aruba 6.49
    196. Kiribati 3.97
    197. Guam 1.68
    198. Tuvalu 1.26
    199. Turks and Caicos 0.67
    200. Nauru 0.24
    201. Northern Mariana Islands 0.13
    202. Marshall Islands 0.10
    203. Palau 0.03
    204. Andorra 0.02

    Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management.

    Source: World Bank