Angola - Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (% of total)

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (% of total) in Angola was 81.33 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 88.68 in 1992, while its lowest value was 52.75 in 1971.

Definition: Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions are emissions produced through fertilizer use (synthetic and animal manure), animal waste management, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.

Source: World Bank staff estimates from original source: European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC)/Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL). Emission Database for Global Atmospheric Research (EDGAR): http://edgar.jrc.ec.europa.eu/.

See also:

Year Value
1970 67.86
1971 52.75
1972 56.36
1973 59.64
1974 56.31
1975 62.87
1976 62.12
1977 67.15
1978 70.01
1979 76.40
1980 76.39
1981 77.05
1982 80.74
1983 82.31
1984 83.09
1985 87.46
1986 87.49
1987 88.17
1988 87.26
1989 87.63
1990 88.32
1991 88.13
1992 88.68
1993 87.91
1994 88.14
1995 88.19
1996 87.87
1997 82.97
1998 85.15
1999 85.27
2000 84.61
2001 84.19
2002 83.27
2003 81.85
2004 83.55
2005 84.24
2006 80.42
2007 82.78
2008 81.33

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions