Niger - Agricultural methane emissions

Agricultural methane emissions (% of total)

Agricultural methane emissions (% of total) in Niger was 47.58 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 83.30 in 1970, while its lowest value was 45.81 in 2004.

Definition: Agricultural methane emissions are emissions from animals, animal waste, rice production, agricultural waste burning (nonenergy, on-site), and savannah burning.

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/.

See also:

Year Value
1970 83.30
1971 83.25
1972 82.92
1973 74.13
1974 73.80
1975 74.35
1976 75.13
1977 76.25
1978 77.15
1979 77.09
1980 77.02
1981 76.58
1982 76.54
1983 76.26
1984 66.05
1985 61.00
1986 62.06
1987 60.31
1988 60.44
1989 60.46
1990 60.80
1991 60.76
1992 61.07
1993 60.18
1994 60.06
1995 59.70
1996 59.37
1997 59.13
1998 59.14
1999 58.82
2000 58.76
2001 62.24
2002 47.57
2003 46.94
2004 45.81
2005 50.18
2006 48.99
2007 48.99
2008 47.58

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions