Niger - 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 Niger was 1,590.47 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,493.72 in 1972 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 2,415.36
1971 2,454.68
1972 2,493.72
1973 1,557.41
1974 1,576.74
1975 1,715.71
1976 1,852.48
1977 2,001.71
1978 2,142.24
1979 2,221.44
1980 2,283.16
1981 2,338.20
1982 2,399.90
1983 2,461.77
1984 1,585.91
1985 1,306.85
1986 1,339.52
1987 1,353.93
1988 1,457.44
1989 1,516.15
1990 1,586.45
1991 1,668.55
1992 1,797.81
1993 1,758.78
1994 1,905.68
1995 1,918.86
1996 1,981.57
1997 1,982.46
1998 2,188.74
1999 2,173.94
2000 2,173.29
2001 2,300.97
2002 1,505.81
2003 1,520.55
2004 1,428.41
2005 1,563.91
2006 1,535.94
2007 1,712.08
2008 1,590.47

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 Niger was 209.87 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 209.87 in 2008 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 56.03
1971 56.74
1972 58.55
1973 61.43
1974 62.65
1975 66.98
1976 69.64
1977 71.23
1978 72.97
1979 75.10
1980 77.88
1981 80.25
1982 85.42
1983 88.31
1984 91.12
1985 92.54
1986 93.66
1987 98.08
1988 101.22
1989 105.89
1990 109.63
1991 113.43
1992 121.08
1993 123.48
1994 141.59
1995 147.59
1996 152.20
1997 156.69
1998 162.06
1999 166.30
2000 169.10
2001 102.47
2002 180.16
2003 185.16
2004 189.40
2005 194.71
2006 199.41
2007 205.41
2008 209.87

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Niger was 10.37 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 10.44 in 2004, while its lowest value was 2.20 in 1971.

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 2.20
1971 2.20
1972 2.23
1973 3.63
1974 3.65
1975 3.59
1976 3.46
1977 3.28
1978 3.15
1979 3.13
1980 3.16
1981 3.17
1982 3.29
1983 3.31
1984 5.10
1985 6.15
1986 6.06
1987 6.24
1988 6.01
1989 6.05
1990 5.99
1991 5.95
1992 5.89
1993 6.12
1994 6.47
1995 6.67
1996 6.66
1997 6.81
1998 6.41
1999 6.58
2000 6.68
2001 3.96
2002 9.61
2003 9.73
2004 10.44
2005 9.88
2006 10.25
2007 9.55
2008 10.37

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Niger was 2,195 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,664 in 1983 and a minimum value of 1,505 in 1985.

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 2,542
1971 2,585
1972 2,628
1973 1,694
1974 1,716
1975 1,865
1976 2,013
1977 2,169
1978 2,314
1979 2,400
1980 2,468
1981 2,528
1982 2,599
1983 2,664
1984 1,787
1985 1,505
1986 1,545
1987 1,571
1988 1,684
1989 1,751
1990 1,829
1991 1,907
1992 2,055
1993 2,017
1994 2,189
1995 2,213
1996 2,285
1997 2,301
1998 2,528
1999 2,527
2000 2,531
2001 2,589
2002 1,875
2003 1,902
2004 1,815
2005 1,970
2006 1,946
2007 2,150
2008 2,024
2009 1,896
2010 2,152
2011 2,174
2012 2,195

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Niger was 20.01 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 41.53 in 2001 and a minimum value of -0.78 in 2004.

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 4.25
1992 12.35
1993 10.25
1994 19.67
1995 20.98
1996 24.90
1997 25.78
1998 38.21
1999 38.14
2000 38.36
2001 41.53
2002 2.49
2003 3.98
2004 -0.78
2005 7.72
2006 6.38
2007 17.54
2008 10.64
2009 3.64
2010 17.66
2011 18.84
2012 20.01

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions