Azerbaijan - Methane emissions

Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Azerbaijan was 5,438.79 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5,438.79 in 2008 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1969.

Definition: Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, 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 3,526.22
1971 3,660.68
1972 3,737.67
1973 3,775.21
1974 3,869.47
1975 3,970.74
1976 3,962.86
1977 3,944.34
1978 3,982.77
1979 3,991.93
1980 4,001.40
1981 3,966.76
1982 3,971.65
1983 3,997.58
1984 4,081.33
1985 4,112.81
1986 4,166.86
1987 4,215.76
1988 4,167.32
1989 4,225.60
1990 4,259.21
1991 4,156.73
1992 3,922.68
1993 3,643.07
1994 3,374.34
1995 3,379.86
1996 3,464.88
1997 3,658.99
1998 3,839.04
1999 3,990.22
2000 4,123.99
2001 4,274.50
2002 4,468.20
2003 4,676.25
2004 4,825.84
2005 4,981.67
2006 5,132.78
2007 5,286.06
2008 5,438.79

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

The value for Methane emissions in energy sector (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Azerbaijan was 9,820.45 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9,820.45 in 2008 and a minimum value of 0.00 in 1969.

Definition: Methane emissions from energy processes are emissions from the production, handling, transmission, and 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 2,004.27
1971 2,031.75
1972 2,136.44
1973 2,286.11
1974 2,486.07
1975 2,702.84
1976 2,924.07
1977 3,114.74
1978 3,296.72
1979 3,486.68
1980 3,676.52
1981 3,856.01
1982 4,073.95
1983 4,316.74
1984 4,612.88
1985 4,916.12
1986 5,231.46
1987 5,500.39
1988 5,699.29
1989 5,764.37
1990 5,814.04
1991 5,479.03
1992 5,175.40
1993 4,848.54
1994 4,679.48
1995 4,305.63
1996 3,985.91
1997 3,764.79
1998 3,811.46
1999 4,231.37
2000 4,332.09
2001 4,480.68
2002 4,581.63
2003 4,828.92
2004 4,925.36
2005 5,521.89
2006 6,323.86
2007 7,868.71
2008 9,820.45

Energy related methane emissions (% of total)

Energy related methane emissions (% of total) in Azerbaijan was 57.95 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 57.95 in 2008, while its lowest value was 30.86 in 1971.

Definition: Methane emissions from energy processes are emissions from the production, handling, transmission, and 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 31.33
1971 30.86
1972 31.43
1973 32.58
1974 33.86
1975 35.18
1976 36.90
1977 38.31
1978 39.34
1979 40.49
1980 41.61
1981 42.80
1982 44.02
1983 45.18
1984 46.52
1985 47.85
1986 48.97
1987 49.91
1988 50.86
1989 50.79
1990 50.74
1991 49.60
1992 49.31
1993 48.98
1994 49.40
1995 47.22
1996 44.79
1997 42.42
1998 41.80
1999 43.62
2000 43.52
2001 43.61
2002 43.29
2003 43.66
2004 43.47
2005 45.63
2006 48.36
2007 53.14
2008 57.95

Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent) in Azerbaijan was 19,955 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 19,955 in 2012 and a minimum value of 6,398 in 1970.

Definition: Methane emissions are those stemming from human activities such as agriculture and from industrial methane production.

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 6,398
1971 6,584
1972 6,797
1973 7,017
1974 7,342
1975 7,682
1976 7,925
1977 8,130
1978 8,381
1979 8,611
1980 8,835
1981 9,009
1982 9,255
1983 9,554
1984 9,916
1985 10,275
1986 10,683
1987 11,021
1988 11,206
1989 11,350
1990 11,459
1991 11,046
1992 10,495
1993 9,899
1994 9,473
1995 9,117
1996 8,898
1997 8,876
1998 9,117
1999 9,700
2000 9,955
2001 10,274
2002 10,584
2003 11,060
2004 11,331
2005 12,102
2006 13,077
2007 14,807
2008 16,946
2009 17,922
2010 18,401
2011 19,178
2012 19,955

Methane emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Methane emissions (% change from 1990) in Azerbaijan was 74.15 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 74.15 in 2012 and a minimum value of -22.54 in 1997.

Definition: Methane emissions are those stemming from human activities such as agriculture and from industrial methane production. 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 -3.60
1992 -8.41
1993 -13.61
1994 -17.32
1995 -20.43
1996 -22.34
1997 -22.54
1998 -20.43
1999 -15.35
2000 -13.12
2001 -10.34
2002 -7.63
2003 -3.48
2004 -1.12
2005 5.62
2006 14.13
2007 29.22
2008 47.89
2009 56.41
2010 60.58
2011 67.37
2012 74.15

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions