Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)
Definition: Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management.
Description: The map below shows how Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the world is China, with a value of 467,213.40. The country with the lowest value in the world is Malta, with a value of 72.20.
Source: International Energy Agency (IEA Statistics © OECD/IEA, http://www.iea.org/stats/index.asp).