For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 4821 kt with a minimum of 1078 kt in 2000 and a maximum of 11962 kt in 2011.
The latest value from 2020 is 8709 kt. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 185
countries is 174561 kt.
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use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: 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.