Angola - 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 Angola was 2,670.26 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 22,600.35 in 1992 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1969.

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
1969 0.00
1970 19,265.84
1971 8,357.05
1972 9,445.05
1973 10,519.82
1974 8,445.24
1975 11,093.48
1976 9,164.02
1977 11,284.43
1978 12,114.00
1979 17,674.37
1980 13,530.42
1981 10,933.99
1982 13,059.62
1983 12,827.43
1984 8,401.06
1985 8,690.54
1986 8,196.67
1987 13,658.56
1988 7,581.32
1989 9,372.80
1990 15,653.78
1991 11,782.74
1992 22,600.35
1993 9,483.71
1994 12,386.84
1995 12,921.91
1996 10,194.89
1997 2,266.72
1998 2,434.06
1999 2,408.51
2000 2,535.23
2001 2,581.22
2002 2,625.34
2003 2,645.41
2004 2,559.32
2005 2,567.37
2006 2,742.15
2007 2,608.10
2008 2,670.26

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 Angola was 196.82 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 197.36 in 2004 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1969.

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
1969 0.00
1970 83.64
1971 83.49
1972 88.24
1973 88.74
1974 89.72
1975 90.86
1976 89.09
1977 94.11
1978 99.58
1979 100.33
1980 102.00
1981 101.46
1982 101.75
1983 103.23
1984 111.29
1985 113.02
1986 114.24
1987 115.34
1988 116.09
1989 116.86
1990 113.92
1991 116.11
1992 118.55
1993 123.73
1994 133.47
1995 141.76
1996 156.56
1997 162.34
1998 169.64
1999 176.26
2000 173.44
2001 174.05
2002 175.54
2003 188.70
2004 197.36
2005 192.73
2006 191.97
2007 195.03
2008 196.82

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Angola was 5.99 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 6.44 in 2004, while its lowest value was 0.29 in 1970.

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 0.29
1971 0.53
1972 0.53
1973 0.50
1974 0.60
1975 0.51
1976 0.60
1977 0.56
1978 0.58
1979 0.43
1980 0.58
1981 0.71
1982 0.63
1983 0.66
1984 1.10
1985 1.14
1986 1.22
1987 0.74
1988 1.34
1989 1.09
1990 0.64
1991 0.87
1992 0.47
1993 1.15
1994 0.95
1995 0.97
1996 1.35
1997 5.94
1998 5.93
1999 6.24
2000 5.79
2001 5.68
2002 5.57
2003 5.84
2004 6.44
2005 6.32
2006 5.63
2007 6.19
2008 5.99

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Angola was 3,641 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 28,393 in 1970 and a minimum value of 2,732 in 1997.

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 28,393
1971 15,844
1972 16,759
1973 17,639
1974 14,998
1975 17,646
1976 14,752
1977 16,804
1978 17,304
1979 23,135
1980 17,713
1981 14,191
1982 16,175
1983 15,584
1984 10,110
1985 9,937
1986 9,368
1987 15,492
1988 8,688
1989 10,696
1990 17,723
1991 13,370
1992 25,484
1993 10,788
1994 14,053
1995 14,652
1996 11,602
1997 2,732
1998 2,859
1999 2,825
2000 2,996
2001 3,066
2002 3,153
2003 3,232
2004 3,063
2005 3,048
2006 3,410
2007 3,151
2008 3,283
2009 3,479
2010 3,570
2011 3,606
2012 3,641

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Angola was -79.45 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 43.79 in 1992 and a minimum value of -84.59 in 1997.

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 -24.56
1992 43.79
1993 -39.13
1994 -20.71
1995 -17.33
1996 -34.54
1997 -84.59
1998 -83.87
1999 -84.06
2000 -83.09
2001 -82.70
2002 -82.21
2003 -81.76
2004 -82.72
2005 -82.80
2006 -80.76
2007 -82.22
2008 -81.47
2009 -80.37
2010 -79.86
2011 -79.66
2012 -79.45

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions