Denmark: Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes
For that indicator, we provide data for Denmark from 1960 to 2016. The average value for Denmark during that period was 51462 kt with a minimum of 29780 kt in 1960 and a maximum of 72181 kt in 1996.
The latest value from 2016 is 31786 kt. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 193
countries is 181833 kt.
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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.