Australia - CO2 emissions (kg per 2010 US$ of GDP)

The latest value for CO2 emissions (kg per 2010 US$ of GDP) in Australia was 0.281 as of 2014. Over the past 54 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 0.507 in 1981 and 0.281 in 2014.

Definition: Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas fuels and gas flaring.

Source: Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States.

See also:

Year Value
1960 0.443
1961 0.444
1962 0.459
1963 0.460
1964 0.464
1965 0.486
1966 0.472
1967 0.477
1968 0.473
1969 0.467
1970 0.452
1971 0.450
1972 0.446
1973 0.472
1974 0.457
1975 0.460
1976 0.444
1977 0.462
1978 0.493
1979 0.481
1980 0.502
1981 0.507
1982 0.499
1983 0.490
1984 0.493
1985 0.478
1986 0.457
1987 0.475
1988 0.458
1989 0.469
1990 0.430
1991 0.428
1992 0.437
1993 0.435
1994 0.419
1995 0.409
1996 0.423
1997 0.411
1998 0.408
1999 0.398
2000 0.388
2001 0.375
2002 0.379
2003 0.363
2004 0.355
2005 0.352
2006 0.357
2007 0.350
2008 0.350
2009 0.352
2010 0.341
2011 0.334
2012 0.318
2013 0.297
2014 0.281

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Base Period: 2010

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions