Niger - Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (% of total)

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (% of total) in Niger was 78.58 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 95.01 in 1970, while its lowest value was 78.58 in 2008.

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: 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 95.01
1971 94.96
1972 94.90
1973 91.95
1974 91.86
1975 91.99
1976 92.04
1977 92.30
1978 92.56
1979 92.55
1980 92.50
1981 92.51
1982 92.35
1983 92.40
1984 88.77
1985 86.81
1986 86.69
1987 86.19
1988 86.53
1989 86.58
1990 86.73
1991 87.49
1992 87.48
1993 87.20
1994 87.05
1995 86.70
1996 86.73
1997 86.16
1998 86.57
1999 86.03
2000 85.87
2001 88.88
2002 80.32
2003 79.94
2004 78.70
2005 79.37
2006 78.93
2007 79.63
2008 78.58

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions