Ghana 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.
  • Ghana carbon (co2) emissions for 2019 was 20,040.00, a 7.28% increase from 2018.
  • Ghana carbon (co2) emissions for 2018 was 18,680.00, a 9.82% increase from 2017.
  • Ghana carbon (co2) emissions for 2017 was 17,010.00, a 5.85% increase from 2016.
  • Ghana carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 16,070.00, a 1.84% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
India 2,456,300.05
Indonesia 619,840.03
Vietnam 336,489.99
Egypt 249,370.00
Pakistan 190,570.01
Ukraine 174,730.00
Philippines 145,420.00
Uzbekistan 116,710.00
Nigeria 115,280.00
Bangladesh 90,740.00
Morocco 71,480.00
Myanmar 36,720.00
Tunisia 29,910.00
Angola 25,210.00
Sri Lanka 23,780.00
Mongolia 23,070.00
Bolivia 22,340.00
Kenya 22,280.00
Sudan 20,620.00
Ghana 20,040.00
Lao PDR 18,710.00
Cambodia 16,180.00
Honduras 10,220.00
Georgia 10,110.00
Kyrgyz Republic 10,050.00
Cameroon 9,430.00
Moldova 8,860.00
El Salvador 7,800.00
Papua New Guinea 7,580.00
Republic of Congo 7,260.00
Zambia 6,800.00
Nicaragua 5,240.00
Mauritania 3,950.00
Bhutan 1,050.00
Eswatini 960.00
Lesotho 770.00
Cabo Verde 650.00
Timor-Leste 620.00
Djibouti 420.00
Solomon Islands 360.00
Vanuatu 210.00
Micronesia 180.00
Sao Tome and Principe 150.00
Kiribati 90.00
Ghana Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2019 20,040.00 0.66
2018 18,680.00 0.63
2017 17,010.00 0.58
2016 16,070.00 0.56
2015 15,780.00 0.57
2014 15,090.00 0.55
2013 15,630.00 0.59
2012 14,610.00 0.56
2011 11,750.00 0.46
2010 11,190.00 0.45
2009 10,010.00 0.41
2008 8,660.00 0.37
2007 9,120.00 0.40
2006 8,510.00 0.38
2005 7,040.00 0.32
2004 6,680.00 0.31
2003 7,140.00 0.34
2002 7,430.00 0.37
2001 6,210.00 0.31
2000 5,740.00 0.30
1999 6,580.00 0.35
1998 6,100.00 0.33
1997 4,300.00 0.24
1996 4,090.00 0.23
1995 3,710.00 0.22
1994 3,460.00 0.21
1993 3,190.00 0.20
1992 3,080.00 0.20
1991 2,560.00 0.17
1990 2,790.00 0.19