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, The World Bank provides data for China from 1960 to 2014. The average value for China during that period was 3098573 kt with a minumum of 433234 kt in 1967 and a maximum of 10291927 kt in 2014. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.