Vietnam: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

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 Vietnam

Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

 Latest value 355,323
 Year 2020
 Measure kt
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 117,005
 Min - Max 19,328 - 355,323
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Vietnam from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Vietnam during that period was 117005 kt with a minimum of 19328 kt in 1990 and a maximum of 355323 kt in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 355323 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
Vietnam - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Vietnam - 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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