Guyana: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

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 Guyana

Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

 Latest value 2,769
 Year 2020
 Measure kt
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 1,771
 Min - Max 1,081 - 2,796
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Guyana from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Guyana during that period was 1771 kt with a minimum of 1081 kt in 1992 and a maximum of 2796 kt in 2019. The latest value from 2020 is 2769 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.
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Recent values chart
Guyana - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Guyana - 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.

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