Lithuania - 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 Lithuania was 2,173.89 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,342.69 in 1987 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 2,871.70
1971 3,036.53
1972 3,146.48
1973 3,259.45
1974 3,367.98
1975 3,513.43
1976 3,488.57
1977 3,541.52
1978 3,605.14
1979 3,617.86
1980 3,736.83
1981 3,758.44
1982 3,861.37
1983 4,066.49
1984 4,091.94
1985 4,198.27
1986 4,278.28
1987 4,342.69
1988 4,270.77
1989 4,042.54
1990 3,864.97
1991 3,984.45
1992 2,920.67
1993 2,251.67
1994 2,008.92
1995 1,850.83
1996 2,082.49
1997 2,104.95
1998 2,075.38
1999 2,014.20
2000 2,010.78
2001 1,906.81
2002 2,016.16
2003 2,073.56
2004 2,118.96
2005 2,106.98
2006 2,065.47
2007 2,170.81
2008 2,173.89

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 Lithuania was 120.96 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 646.52 in 1988 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 429.66
1971 429.66
1972 448.75
1973 467.77
1974 482.43
1975 534.22
1976 560.37
1977 578.49
1978 598.12
1979 614.41
1980 631.46
1981 633.30
1982 633.58
1983 637.96
1984 638.40
1985 636.80
1986 640.44
1987 640.47
1988 646.52
1989 645.61
1990 272.98
1991 243.79
1992 179.40
1993 172.46
1994 151.67
1995 131.69
1996 141.00
1997 132.94
1998 131.45
1999 112.81
2000 104.49
2001 103.20
2002 107.59
2003 110.89
2004 111.52
2005 112.68
2006 112.42
2007 116.62
2008 120.96

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Lithuania was 2.45 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 9.17 in 1989, while its lowest value was 2.28 in 2000.

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 7.67
1971 7.37
1972 7.39
1973 7.28
1974 7.19
1975 7.82
1976 8.19
1977 8.28
1978 8.46
1979 8.65
1980 8.76
1981 8.80
1982 8.93
1983 8.76
1984 8.46
1985 8.36
1986 8.36
1987 8.33
1988 8.63
1989 9.17
1990 4.73
1991 4.12
1992 4.13
1993 4.82
1994 4.71
1995 4.12
1996 3.79
1997 3.48
1998 3.03
1999 2.59
2000 2.28
2001 2.81
2002 2.66
2003 2.74
2004 2.64
2005 2.53
2006 2.55
2007 2.29
2008 2.45

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Lithuania was 4,739 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7,685 in 1987 and a minimum value of 3,195 in 1995.

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 5,601
1971 5,832
1972 6,068
1973 6,424
1974 6,706
1975 6,830
1976 6,839
1977 6,987
1978 7,070
1979 7,107
1980 7,205
1981 7,193
1982 7,096
1983 7,284
1984 7,548
1985 7,621
1986 7,661
1987 7,685
1988 7,488
1989 7,039
1990 5,777
1991 5,914
1992 4,346
1993 3,579
1994 3,218
1995 3,195
1996 3,721
1997 3,821
1998 4,332
1999 4,354
2000 4,573
2001 3,678
2002 4,050
2003 4,045
2004 4,227
2005 4,451
2006 4,411
2007 5,093
2008 4,931
2009 3,858
2010 4,597
2011 4,668
2012 4,739

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Lithuania was -17.97 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2.39 in 1991 and a minimum value of -44.69 in 1995.

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 2.39
1992 -24.76
1993 -38.05
1994 -44.29
1995 -44.69
1996 -35.58
1997 -33.85
1998 -25.01
1999 -24.63
2000 -20.83
2001 -36.33
2002 -29.89
2003 -29.97
2004 -26.83
2005 -22.94
2006 -23.63
2007 -11.84
2008 -14.64
2009 -33.22
2010 -20.42
2011 -19.19
2012 -17.97

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions