World Bank: CO2 Emissions

CO2 emissions from 1960-2013
User: Datasmoothie • June 2, 2017

Description

The World Bank publishes data about CO2 emissions across different countries and regions. The data covers different countries and regions and the unit is in metric tons per capita.

CO2 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.

Original source: Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States.

Variables

Name Type
Country Category
CO2 emissions (metric tons per capita) Number
Year Category