Singapore - 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 Singapore was 32.56 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 119.41 in 1983 and a minimum value of 20.83 in 2001.

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 79.49
1971 64.42
1972 69.90
1973 93.59
1974 65.30
1975 61.32
1976 62.78
1977 86.28
1978 94.29
1979 93.00
1980 97.26
1981 84.78
1982 75.69
1983 119.41
1984 77.93
1985 66.63
1986 69.37
1987 89.66
1988 65.91
1989 50.31
1990 73.49
1991 61.24
1992 84.50
1993 66.19
1994 59.83
1995 69.05
1996 52.05
1997 45.40
1998 29.00
1999 35.92
2000 40.54
2001 20.83
2002 31.23
2003 27.10
2004 28.57
2005 29.46
2006 30.61
2007 31.50
2008 32.56

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 Singapore was 86.88 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 93.21 in 1998 and a minimum value of 18.56 in 1971.

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 18.64
1971 18.56
1972 21.64
1973 24.17
1974 24.38
1975 24.80
1976 26.41
1977 29.18
1978 31.24
1979 34.19
1980 33.85
1981 36.56
1982 38.69
1983 41.27
1984 43.31
1985 43.05
1986 43.52
1987 43.37
1988 46.53
1989 51.01
1990 67.86
1991 73.22
1992 75.14
1993 81.45
1994 86.29
1995 87.81
1996 92.09
1997 91.45
1998 93.21
1999 90.33
2000 91.08
2001 90.87
2002 88.06
2003 83.17
2004 84.93
2005 89.04
2006 88.65
2007 92.66
2008 86.88

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Singapore was 4.73 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 8.22 in 1993, while its lowest value was 1.14 in 2001.

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 4.58
1971 4.62
1972 4.98
1973 5.00
1974 5.23
1975 5.19
1976 5.29
1977 5.30
1978 5.37
1979 5.64
1980 5.43
1981 5.73
1982 5.90
1983 5.66
1984 6.13
1985 6.05
1986 5.98
1987 5.69
1988 6.06
1989 6.49
1990 7.51
1991 7.95
1992 7.77
1993 8.22
1994 5.86
1995 4.48
1996 3.79
1997 2.72
1998 2.22
1999 2.42
2000 1.37
2001 1.14
2002 5.37
2003 4.61
2004 4.76
2005 4.91
2006 4.88
2007 5.04
2008 4.73

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Singapore was 1,908.56 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7,952.06 in 2001 and a minimum value of 402.05 in 1971.

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 406.63
1971 402.05
1972 434.72
1973 482.97
1974 466.08
1975 477.39
1976 499.15
1977 550.40
1978 581.72
1979 606.56
1980 623.28
1981 638.38
1982 655.51
1983 729.32
1984 706.47
1985 711.80
1986 728.29
1987 762.14
1988 767.98
1989 786.49
1990 903.50
1991 920.85
1992 966.98
1993 990.57
1994 1,472.42
1995 1,959.42
1996 2,430.44
1997 3,361.76
1998 4,191.11
1999 3,729.80
2000 6,635.09
2001 7,952.06
2002 1,640.70
2003 1,802.83
2004 1,785.27
2005 1,812.47
2006 1,817.58
2007 1,839.08
2008 1,836.47
2009 1,835.83
2010 1,871.14
2011 1,889.85
2012 1,908.56

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Singapore was 111.24 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 780.14 in 2001 and a minimum value of 1.92 in 1991.

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 1.92
1992 7.03
1993 9.64
1994 62.97
1995 116.87
1996 169.00
1997 272.08
1998 363.87
1999 312.81
2000 634.37
2001 780.14
2002 81.59
2003 99.54
2004 97.59
2005 100.60
2006 101.17
2007 103.55
2008 103.26
2009 103.19
2010 107.10
2011 109.17
2012 111.24

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions