Bhutan: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

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 Bhutan

Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

 Latest value 1035
 Year 2020
 Measure kt
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 581
 Min - Max 177 - 1454
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 581 kt with a minimum of 177 kt in 1993 and a maximum of 1454 kt in 2018. The latest value from 2020 is 1035 kt. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 185 countries is 174561 kt. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Bhutan - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - recent values

Historical chart
Bhutan - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - historical chart - 1990-2020




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.


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