Cape Verde: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
 Cape Verde

Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

 Latest value 621
 Year 2020
 Measure kt
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 403
 Min - Max 170 - 621
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Cape Verde from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Cape Verde during that period was 403 kt with a minimum of 170 kt in 1991 and a maximum of 621 kt in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 621 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.
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Recent values chart
Cape Verde - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Cape Verde - 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.

Selected articles from our guide:

What factors determine the exchange rates

International lending and sovereign debt

Are trade deficits bad for the economy?

The unholy trinity of international finance

Most commonly used measures of corruption

All articles



 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Gasoline prices 1.02 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 0.81 2016 dollars
 Energy use per capita 204.07 2007 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Share of clean energy 23.24 2021 percent
 Energy use per $1000 GDP 32.16 2007 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 621 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 1.07 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 792 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 GDP per unit of energy 26.81 2007 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Natural resources income 17.66 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 95.52 2021 percent
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK