Republic of the Congo: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

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 Republic of the Congo

Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

 Latest value 7,154
 Year 2020
 Measure kt
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 4,361
 Min - Max 2,055 - 7,154
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for the Republic of the Congo from 1990 to 2020. The average value for the Republic of the Congo during that period was 4361 kt with a minimum of 2055 kt in 1994 and a maximum of 7154 kt in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 7154 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
Republic of the Congo - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Republic of the Congo - 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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