Venezuela: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

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 Venezuela

Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

 Latest value 72,509
 Year 2020
 Measure kt
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 135,187
 Min - Max 72,509 - 181,129
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Venezuela from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Venezuela during that period was 135187 kt with a minimum of 72509 kt in 2020 and a maximum of 181129 kt in 2012. The latest value from 2020 is 72509 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
Venezuela - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Venezuela - 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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 Share of clean energy 23.33 2020 percent
 Electricity from renewable sources, kWh 0.00 2015 million kWh
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 72,509 2020 kt
 Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita 2.55 2020 metric tons
 Greenhouse gas emissions 194,260 2020 kt of CO2 equivalent
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 Energy imports -178.77 2013 percent
 Natural resources income 11.85 2014 percent
 Oil revenue 11.30 2014 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.38 2014 percent
 Access to electricity 99.99 2021 percent
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