Poland - Nitrous oxide emissions

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Poland was 16,630 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24,457 in 1978 and a minimum value of 16,519 in 2002.

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: European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC)/Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL). Emission Database for Global Atmospheric Research (EDGAR): http://edgar.jrc.ec.europa.eu/

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Year Value
1970 20,320
1971 20,681
1972 21,384
1973 22,791
1974 23,644
1975 23,989
1976 23,598
1977 23,878
1978 24,457
1979 24,321
1980 24,214
1981 23,119
1982 23,216
1983 23,340
1984 23,029
1985 23,593
1986 23,782
1987 23,063
1988 23,877
1989 23,946
1990 18,991
1991 17,905
1992 17,698
1993 17,552
1994 17,598
1995 17,669
1996 17,697
1997 18,372
1998 17,440
1999 17,170
2000 16,972
2001 16,750
2002 16,519
2003 18,022
2004 17,574
2005 17,430
2006 16,913
2007 16,868
2008 16,630

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Poland was 3,836 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,047 in 2005 and a minimum value of 1,624 in 1970.

Definition: Nitrous oxide emissions from energy processes are emissions produced by the combustion of fossil fuels and biofuels.

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/

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Year Value
1970 1,624
1971 1,650
1972 1,766
1973 1,851
1974 1,992
1975 2,107
1976 2,207
1977 2,311
1978 2,402
1979 2,374
1980 2,304
1981 2,229
1982 2,198
1983 2,179
1984 2,219
1985 2,230
1986 2,340
1987 2,311
1988 2,272
1989 2,102
1990 1,979
1991 1,902
1992 1,953
1993 2,264
1994 2,292
1995 2,394
1996 2,392
1997 3,126
1998 3,107
1999 3,404
2000 3,436
2001 3,643
2002 3,707
2003 3,799
2004 3,996
2005 4,047
2006 3,900
2007 3,819
2008 3,836

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Poland was 13.69 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 14.00 in 2005, while its lowest value was 4.27 in 1973.

Definition: Nitrous oxide emissions from energy processes are emissions produced by the combustion of fossil fuels and biofuels.

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/.

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Year Value
1970 4.53
1971 4.38
1972 4.58
1973 4.27
1974 4.40
1975 4.53
1976 4.84
1977 5.13
1978 5.32
1979 5.43
1980 5.39
1981 5.68
1982 5.71
1983 5.63
1984 5.85
1985 6.05
1986 6.29
1987 6.39
1988 6.24
1989 5.88
1990 6.77
1991 7.38
1992 7.67
1993 8.68
1994 8.04
1995 8.13
1996 8.14
1997 10.25
1998 10.73
1999 11.86
2000 11.55
2001 13.33
2002 13.99
2003 13.20
2004 13.92
2005 14.00
2006 13.80
2007 13.51
2008 13.69

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Poland was 26,722 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 46,495 in 1975 and a minimum value of 25,454 in 1992.

Definition: Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management.

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/

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Year Value
1970 35,858
1971 37,691
1972 38,577
1973 43,345
1974 45,306
1975 46,495
1976 45,571
1977 45,052
1978 45,158
1979 43,692
1980 42,734
1981 39,222
1982 38,505
1983 38,739
1984 37,946
1985 36,852
1986 37,215
1987 36,149
1988 36,436
1989 35,743
1990 29,251
1991 25,767
1992 25,454
1993 26,079
1994 28,494
1995 29,461
1996 29,385
1997 30,487
1998 28,968
1999 28,703
2000 29,754
2001 27,333
2002 26,503
2003 28,791
2004 28,708
2005 28,910
2006 28,259
2007 28,270
2008 28,013
2009 25,799
2010 26,836
2011 26,779
2012 26,722

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Poland was -8.65 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.23 in 1997 and a minimum value of -12.98 in 1992.

Definition: Nitrous oxide emissions are emissions from agricultural biomass burning, industrial activities, and livestock management. Each year of data shows the percentage change to that year from 1990.

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/.

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Year Value
1991 -11.91
1992 -12.98
1993 -10.84
1994 -2.59
1995 0.72
1996 0.46
1997 4.23
1998 -0.97
1999 -1.87
2000 1.72
2001 -6.56
2002 -9.39
2003 -1.57
2004 -1.86
2005 -1.17
2006 -3.39
2007 -3.36
2008 -4.23
2009 -11.80
2010 -8.26
2011 -8.45
2012 -8.65

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions