Nigeria Carbon (CO2) Emissions 1960-2021

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.
  • Nigeria carbon (co2) emissions for 2018 was 130,670.00, a 15.72% increase from 2017.
  • Nigeria carbon (co2) emissions for 2017 was 112,920.00, a 4.15% increase from 2016.
  • Nigeria carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 108,420.00, a 0.25% increase from 2015.
  • Nigeria carbon (co2) emissions for 2015 was 108,150.00, a 6.93% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Kilotons of Co2
India 2,434,520.00
Indonesia 583,110.00
Vietnam 257,860.00
Egypt 246,260.00
Pakistan 208,370.00
Ukraine 185,370.00
Philippines 142,240.00
Nigeria 130,670.00
Uzbekistan 112,090.00
Bangladesh 82,760.00
Morocco 66,680.00
Myanmar 32,520.00
Tunisia 29,980.00
Angola 27,340.00
Bolivia 22,710.00
Sri Lanka 21,630.00
Mongolia 21,320.00
Sudan 20,200.00
Lao PDR 18,790.00
Kenya 18,400.00
Ghana 16,110.00
Cambodia 11,160.00
Kyrgyz Republic 11,000.00
Honduras 9,770.00
Georgia 9,460.00
Cameroon 8,620.00
Moldova 8,590.00
Zambia 7,740.00
Papua New Guinea 7,460.00
El Salvador 6,810.00
Nicaragua 5,210.00
Mauritania 4,000.00
Congo, Rep. 3,220.00
Lesotho 2,570.00
Bhutan 1,380.00
Eswatini 1,090.00
Timor-Leste 640.00
Cabo Verde 620.00
Djibouti 490.00
Solomon Islands 370.00
Vanuatu 180.00
Micronesia 180.00
Sao Tome and Principe 140.00
Kiribati 80.00
Nigeria Carbon (CO2) Emissions - Historical Data
Year Kilotons of Co2 Metric Tons Per Capita
2018 130,670.00 0.67
2017 112,920.00 0.59
2016 108,420.00 0.58
2015 108,150.00 0.60
2014 116,200.00 0.66
2013 110,720.00 0.64
2012 100,680.00 0.60
2011 102,090.00 0.63
2010 90,730.00 0.57
2009 74,240.00 0.48
2008 91,530.00 0.61
2007 90,130.00 0.62
2006 92,200.00 0.65
2005 98,440.00 0.71
2004 88,630.00 0.66
2003 88,680.00 0.67
2002 86,110.00 0.67
2001 85,150.00 0.68
2000 76,070.00 0.62
1999 74,660.00 0.63
1998 76,640.00 0.66
1997 83,540.00 0.74
1996 87,180.00 0.79
1995 81,540.00 0.76
1994 80,530.00 0.76
1993 84,410.00 0.82
1992 86,400.00 0.86
1991 75,570.00 0.77
1990 67,850.00 0.71
1989 42,441.86 0.46
1988 70,747.43 0.78
1987 59,343.06 0.67
1986 73,505.02 0.86
1985 69,893.02 0.84
1984 69,625.33 0.85
1983 59,929.78 0.75
1982 65,602.63 0.85
1981 65,958.33 0.87
1980 68,154.86 0.93
1979 70,289.06 0.99
1978 48,294.39 0.70
1977 50,567.93 0.75
1976 55,247.02 0.85
1975 47,395.98 0.75
1974 62,291.33 1.01
1973 49,577.84 0.82
1972 41,426.10 0.71
1971 32,280.60 0.56
1970 21,539.96 0.38
1969 12,112.10 0.22
1968 6,633.60 0.12
1967 12,838.17 0.25
1966 12,907.84 0.25
1965 11,763.74 0.23
1964 7,275.33 0.15
1963 5,350.15 0.11
1962 4,180.38 0.09
1961 4,114.37 0.09
1960 3,406.64 0.08