Afghanistan: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita
(measure: metric tons; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Afghanistan: Carbon dioxide emissions per capita
, 1960 - 2018:
For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 1960 to 2018. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 0.15 metric tons with a minimum of 0.04 metric tons in 1999 and a maximum of 0.41 metric tons in 2011.
The latest value from 2018 is 0.2 metric tons. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 186
countries is 4.24 metric tons.
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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.