North Korea: Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for North Korea from 1998 to 2014. The average value for North Korea during that period was 63322 kt with a minimum of 36010 kt in 2013 and a maximum of 76901 kt in 2006.
The latest value from 2014 is 40528 kt. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 193
countries is 175322 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.