Cameroon: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

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Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

 Latest value 9,928
 Year 2020
 Measure kt
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 6,417
 Min - Max 2,900 - 9,928
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Cameroon from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Cameroon during that period was 6417 kt with a minimum of 2900 kt in 1990 and a maximum of 9928 kt in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 9928 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
Cameroon - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - Recent values chart

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Cameroon - 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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