Germany: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita
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Carbon dioxide emissions per capita
The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Germany during that period was 9.86 metric tons with a minimum of 7.26 metric tons in 2020 and a maximum of 12.03 metric tons in 1990.
The latest value from 2020 is 7.26 metric tons. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 185
countries is 3.84 metric tons.
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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.