Yemen: Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

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 Yemen

Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes

 Latest value 9,960
 Year 2020
 Measure kt
 Data availability 1990 - 2020
 Average 15,957
 Min - Max 6,642 - 27,825
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Yemen from 1990 to 2020. The average value for Yemen during that period was 15957 kt with a minimum of 6642 kt in 1990 and a maximum of 27825 kt in 2013. The latest value from 2020 is 9960 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
Yemen - Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Yemen - 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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