Pakistan - 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 Pakistan was 21,371.81 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 21,371.81 in 2008 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 8,736.49
1971 9,355.24
1972 9,825.93
1973 9,807.01
1974 10,222.26
1975 10,963.24
1976 11,704.99
1977 12,285.74
1978 13,358.98
1979 14,437.24
1980 14,403.52
1981 14,657.53
1982 15,647.86
1983 15,684.74
1984 16,050.16
1985 17,442.57
1986 12,454.06
1987 12,753.05
1988 13,004.44
1989 13,488.15
1990 13,668.23
1991 13,965.71
1992 14,329.28
1993 14,749.42
1994 15,172.29
1995 15,590.02
1996 16,015.89
1997 16,380.34
1998 16,863.04
1999 17,388.64
2000 17,793.49
2001 18,068.93
2002 18,485.43
2003 18,958.24
2004 19,434.01
2005 19,924.00
2006 20,317.68
2007 20,906.31
2008 21,371.81

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 Pakistan was 3,584.04 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,584.04 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 1,360.88
1971 1,377.00
1972 1,326.26
1973 1,361.68
1974 1,346.80
1975 1,380.93
1976 1,387.53
1977 1,413.84
1978 1,444.18
1979 1,458.95
1980 1,491.29
1981 1,522.41
1982 1,541.80
1983 1,606.82
1984 1,649.70
1985 1,710.50
1986 1,926.65
1987 1,964.94
1988 2,070.23
1989 2,090.97
1990 2,143.83
1991 2,162.10
1992 2,208.76
1993 2,267.20
1994 2,441.59
1995 2,599.20
1996 2,829.51
1997 2,889.68
1998 2,991.97
1999 3,080.96
2000 3,063.46
2001 3,113.67
2002 3,074.25
2003 3,166.49
2004 3,270.29
2005 3,302.86
2006 3,416.16
2007 3,570.79
2008 3,584.04

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Pakistan was 12.63 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 12.63 in 2008, while its lowest value was 7.46 in 1982.

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 11.19
1971 10.60
1972 9.76
1973 9.89
1974 9.41
1975 9.18
1976 8.76
1977 8.58
1978 8.16
1979 7.71
1980 7.90
1981 7.83
1982 7.46
1983 8.19
1984 8.20
1985 7.93
1986 10.48
1987 11.48
1988 11.81
1989 11.50
1990 11.62
1991 11.55
1992 10.56
1993 10.47
1994 10.53
1995 10.96
1996 11.39
1997 11.41
1998 11.53
1999 11.40
2000 11.63
2001 12.50
2002 12.19
2003 12.29
2004 12.33
2005 12.20
2006 12.33
2007 12.49
2008 12.63

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Pakistan was 30,651 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 30,651 in 2012 and a minimum value of 12,162 in 1970.

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 12,162
1971 12,988
1972 13,590
1973 13,772
1974 14,309
1975 15,042
1976 15,835
1977 16,484
1978 17,698
1979 18,924
1980 18,879
1981 19,455
1982 20,672
1983 19,623
1984 20,121
1985 21,567
1986 18,391
1987 17,121
1988 17,526
1989 18,181
1990 18,444
1991 18,721
1992 20,912
1993 21,665
1994 23,181
1995 23,726
1996 24,836
1997 25,319
1998 25,957
1999 27,032
2000 26,350
2001 24,903
2002 25,213
2003 25,762
2004 26,530
2005 27,077
2006 27,699
2007 28,578
2008 28,373
2009 29,447
2010 30,050
2011 30,351
2012 30,651

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Pakistan was 66.19 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 66.19 in 2012 and a minimum value of 1.51 in 1991.

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/.

See also:

Year Value
1991 1.51
1992 13.38
1993 17.46
1994 25.68
1995 28.64
1996 34.66
1997 37.28
1998 40.74
1999 46.56
2000 42.87
2001 35.02
2002 36.71
2003 39.68
2004 43.85
2005 46.81
2006 50.18
2007 54.95
2008 53.84
2009 59.66
2010 62.93
2011 64.56
2012 66.19

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions