China: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

(measure: kt; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

China: Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

: For that indicator, we provide data for China from 1960 to 2014. The average value for China during that period was 3098573 kt with a minimum of 433234 kt in 1967 and a maximum of 10291927 kt in 2014. The latest value from 2014 is 10291927 kt. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 194 countries is 175430 kt. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.
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