Burundi - Methane emissions

Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Agricultural methane emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Burundi was 560.98 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 722.32 in 1979 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 604.36
1971 604.85
1972 643.48
1973 674.02
1974 683.74
1975 705.14
1976 701.04
1977 705.38
1978 706.04
1979 722.32
1980 576.90
1981 455.76
1982 452.84
1983 452.02
1984 467.70
1985 423.70
1986 506.79
1987 484.56
1988 490.16
1989 490.31
1990 514.13
1991 522.44
1992 540.11
1993 545.53
1994 487.01
1995 428.02
1996 409.31
1997 392.33
1998 397.68
1999 413.89
2000 391.52
2001 396.89
2002 404.58
2003 375.55
2004 441.31
2005 458.30
2006 498.41
2007 526.63
2008 560.98

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 Burundi was 1,258.78 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,258.78 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 563.59
1971 547.29
1972 560.93
1973 554.07
1974 558.67
1975 566.67
1976 566.33
1977 564.08
1978 581.34
1979 596.63
1980 613.92
1981 615.21
1982 636.82
1983 652.08
1984 673.25
1985 679.06
1986 699.10
1987 715.46
1988 733.71
1989 754.35
1990 770.29
1991 781.20
1992 793.98
1993 823.87
1994 878.62
1995 914.00
1996 966.57
1997 992.86
1998 1,019.34
1999 517.67
2000 535.20
2001 1,102.88
2002 1,124.64
2003 1,146.44
2004 1,168.93
2005 1,191.50
2006 1,213.73
2007 1,235.07
2008 1,258.78

Energy related methane emissions (% of total)

Energy related methane emissions (% of total) in Burundi was 50.70 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 53.73 in 2003, while its lowest value was 34.59 in 1999.

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 38.37
1971 37.53
1972 37.00
1973 35.86
1974 35.69
1975 35.39
1976 35.32
1977 34.97
1978 35.48
1979 35.59
1980 39.50
1981 42.77
1982 43.60
1983 44.11
1984 44.32
1985 45.70
1986 43.80
1987 44.76
1988 44.96
1989 45.33
1990 44.88
1991 44.67
1992 44.27
1993 44.68
1994 47.35
1995 49.47
1996 50.95
1997 51.67
1998 51.79
1999 34.59
2000 35.57
2001 52.77
2002 52.79
2003 53.73
2004 52.38
2005 52.27
2006 51.58
2007 51.17
2008 50.70

Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Methane emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent) in Burundi was 2,719 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,719 in 2012 and a minimum value of 1,439 in 1981.

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 1,469
1971 1,458
1972 1,516
1973 1,545
1974 1,566
1975 1,601
1976 1,604
1977 1,613
1978 1,638
1979 1,677
1980 1,554
1981 1,439
1982 1,461
1983 1,478
1984 1,519
1985 1,486
1986 1,596
1987 1,598
1988 1,632
1989 1,664
1990 1,716
1991 1,749
1992 1,794
1993 1,844
1994 1,856
1995 1,848
1996 1,897
1997 1,922
1998 1,968
1999 1,497
2000 1,505
2001 2,090
2002 2,131
2003 2,134
2004 2,231
2005 2,280
2006 2,353
2007 2,414
2008 2,483
2009 2,588
2010 2,666
2011 2,692
2012 2,719

Methane emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Methane emissions (% change from 1990) in Burundi was 58.40 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 58.40 in 2012 and a minimum value of -12.80 in 1999.

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 1.89
1992 4.50
1993 7.43
1994 8.11
1995 7.65
1996 10.52
1997 11.96
1998 14.67
1999 -12.80
2000 -12.33
2001 21.75
2002 24.12
2003 24.31
2004 30.00
2005 32.82
2006 37.09
2007 40.62
2008 44.65
2009 50.77
2010 55.30
2011 56.85
2012 58.40

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions