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

The latest value for CO2 emissions (kg per 2010 US$ of GDP) in Benin was 0.736 as of 2014. Over the past 54 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 0.737 in 2011 and 0.074 in 1966.

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 0.127
1961 0.098
1962 0.108
1963 0.092
1964 0.101
1965 0.101
1966 0.074
1967 0.092
1968 0.095
1969 0.122
1970 0.167
1971 0.176
1972 0.219
1973 0.207
1974 0.214
1975 0.245
1976 0.143
1977 0.155
1978 0.187
1979 0.177
1980 0.234
1981 0.177
1982 0.198
1983 0.191
1984 0.196
1985 0.270
1986 0.244
1987 0.194
1988 0.193
1989 0.226
1990 0.233
1991 0.260
1992 0.276
1993 0.329
1994 0.360
1995 0.356
1996 0.325
1997 0.296
1998 0.284
1999 0.347
2000 0.335
2001 0.361
2002 0.395
2003 0.433
2004 0.442
2005 0.414
2006 0.645
2007 0.706
2008 0.661
2009 0.682
2010 0.730
2011 0.737
2012 0.727
2013 0.720
2014 0.736

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Base Period: 2010

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions