Sao Tome and Principe: Greenhouse gas emissions

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 Sao Tome and Principe

Greenhouse gas emissions

 Latest value 180
 Year 2020
 Measure kt of CO2 equivalent
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 106
 Min - Max 59 - 180
 Source World bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Sao Tome and Principe from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Sao Tome and Principe during that period was 106 kt of CO2 equivalent with a minimum of 59 kt of CO2 equivalent in 1992 and a maximum of 180 kt of CO2 equivalent in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 180 kt of CO2 equivalent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 185 countries is 241624 kt of CO2 equivalent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Sao Tome and Principe - Greenhouse gas emissions - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Sao Tome and Principe - Greenhouse gas emissions - historical chart - 1990-2020




Definition: Total greenhouse gas emissions in kt of CO2 equivalent are composed of CO2 totals excluding short-cycle biomass burning (such as agricultural waste burning and savanna burning) but including other biomass burning (such as forest fires, post-burn decay, peat fires and decay of drained peatlands), all anthropogenic CH4 sources, N2O sources and F-gases (HFCs, PFCs and SF6).


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 Energy use per capita 259.06 2007 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Share of clean energy 40.75 2021 percent
 Energy use per $1000 GDP 89.87 2007 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 141 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 0.65 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 180 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
 GDP per unit of energy 10.22 2007 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Natural resources income 1.88 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 78.45 2021 percent
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