Sweden - 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 Sweden was 3,412 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,404 in 1984 and a minimum value of 3,412 in 2008.

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 4,094
1971 4,137
1972 4,131
1973 4,329
1974 4,254
1975 4,307
1976 4,334
1977 4,341
1978 4,351
1979 4,352
1980 4,306
1981 4,341
1982 4,369
1983 4,381
1984 4,404
1985 4,249
1986 4,160
1987 4,061
1988 3,948
1989 4,080
1990 4,017
1991 3,737
1992 3,833
1993 4,009
1994 3,967
1995 3,844
1996 3,986
1997 3,992
1998 3,866
1999 3,817
2000 3,769
2001 3,724
2002 3,681
2003 3,640
2004 3,568
2005 3,533
2006 3,440
2007 3,450
2008 3,412

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 Sweden was 1,080.77 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 38 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,269.30 in 1996 and a minimum value of 628.73 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 649.65
1971 628.73
1972 636.14
1973 686.74
1974 639.02
1975 693.18
1976 719.70
1977 695.18
1978 692.29
1979 780.52
1980 731.87
1981 708.63
1982 693.73
1983 737.92
1984 824.18
1985 920.17
1986 1,012.28
1987 1,016.79
1988 987.71
1989 1,044.45
1990 1,012.62
1991 1,076.09
1992 1,101.68
1993 1,103.69
1994 1,129.45
1995 1,167.73
1996 1,269.30
1997 1,180.75
1998 1,240.15
1999 1,126.01
2000 1,145.93
2001 1,128.45
2002 1,206.99
2003 1,218.88
2004 1,200.67
2005 1,108.65
2006 1,101.13
2007 1,083.43
2008 1,080.77

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Sweden was 18.95 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 20.01 in 2004, while its lowest value was 8.10 in 1974.

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 8.88
1971 8.18
1972 8.33
1973 8.62
1974 8.10
1975 8.72
1976 9.30
1977 9.02
1978 8.83
1979 9.92
1980 9.32
1981 9.11
1982 9.06
1983 9.40
1984 10.33
1985 11.68
1986 13.53
1987 14.05
1988 14.28
1989 15.05
1990 14.46
1991 15.83
1992 16.11
1993 15.81
1994 16.08
1995 17.09
1996 17.95
1997 16.34
1998 17.35
1999 16.14
2000 16.64
2001 18.34
2002 19.60
2003 19.94
2004 20.01
2005 18.87
2006 19.04
2007 18.92
2008 18.95

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Sweden was 5,222 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7,977 in 1984 and a minimum value of 5,222 in 2012.

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 7,318
1971 7,682
1972 7,637
1973 7,964
1974 7,888
1975 7,952
1976 7,742
1977 7,711
1978 7,841
1979 7,870
1980 7,856
1981 7,776
1982 7,660
1983 7,852
1984 7,977
1985 7,881
1986 7,481
1987 7,235
1988 6,915
1989 6,941
1990 7,002
1991 6,798
1992 6,837
1993 6,981
1994 7,024
1995 6,834
1996 7,072
1997 7,226
1998 7,147
1999 6,977
2000 6,885
2001 6,154
2002 6,157
2003 6,112
2004 6,002
2005 5,876
2006 5,782
2007 5,727
2008 5,703
2009 5,480
2010 5,625
2011 5,351
2012 5,222

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Sweden was -25.43 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3.20 in 1997 and a minimum value of -25.43 in 2012.

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 -2.91
1992 -2.35
1993 -0.30
1994 0.31
1995 -2.40
1996 1.00
1997 3.20
1998 2.07
1999 -0.35
2000 -1.67
2001 -12.11
2002 -12.07
2003 -12.72
2004 -14.28
2005 -16.08
2006 -17.43
2007 -18.21
2008 -18.55
2009 -21.73
2010 -19.66
2011 -23.58
2012 -25.43

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions