Poland - 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 Poland was 16,630.13 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24,457.40 in 1978 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 20,319.61
1971 20,681.36
1972 21,384.26
1973 22,790.73
1974 23,644.34
1975 23,988.92
1976 23,598.36
1977 23,878.00
1978 24,457.40
1979 24,320.64
1980 24,214.21
1981 23,118.79
1982 23,216.06
1983 23,340.25
1984 23,029.20
1985 23,593.45
1986 23,781.65
1987 23,063.05
1988 23,877.17
1989 23,946.14
1990 18,990.68
1991 17,904.74
1992 17,698.02
1993 17,552.46
1994 17,597.76
1995 17,669.19
1996 17,696.99
1997 18,372.17
1998 17,439.98
1999 17,169.50
2000 16,972.49
2001 16,750.46
2002 16,518.61
2003 18,021.53
2004 17,574.44
2005 17,429.57
2006 16,913.42
2007 16,868.22
2008 16,630.13

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 Poland was 3,835.85 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4,046.76 in 2005 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 1,623.97
1971 1,650.07
1972 1,765.62
1973 1,850.75
1974 1,991.51
1975 2,106.67
1976 2,206.51
1977 2,310.85
1978 2,402.18
1979 2,373.68
1980 2,303.82
1981 2,229.15
1982 2,198.37
1983 2,179.39
1984 2,218.81
1985 2,230.22
1986 2,340.12
1987 2,311.48
1988 2,271.97
1989 2,101.93
1990 1,978.89
1991 1,901.59
1992 1,953.28
1993 2,263.64
1994 2,292.10
1995 2,394.14
1996 2,392.43
1997 3,126.23
1998 3,107.22
1999 3,404.25
2000 3,436.14
2001 3,642.83
2002 3,707.21
2003 3,799.19
2004 3,996.20
2005 4,046.76
2006 3,900.06
2007 3,818.59
2008 3,835.85

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Poland was 13.69 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 14.00 in 2005, while its lowest value was 4.27 in 1973.

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 4.53
1971 4.38
1972 4.58
1973 4.27
1974 4.40
1975 4.53
1976 4.84
1977 5.13
1978 5.32
1979 5.43
1980 5.39
1981 5.68
1982 5.71
1983 5.63
1984 5.85
1985 6.05
1986 6.29
1987 6.39
1988 6.24
1989 5.88
1990 6.77
1991 7.38
1992 7.67
1993 8.68
1994 8.04
1995 8.13
1996 8.14
1997 10.25
1998 10.73
1999 11.86
2000 11.55
2001 13.33
2002 13.99
2003 13.20
2004 13.92
2005 14.00
2006 13.80
2007 13.51
2008 13.69

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Poland was 26,722 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 46,495 in 1975 and a minimum value of 25,454 in 1992.

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 35,858
1971 37,691
1972 38,577
1973 43,345
1974 45,306
1975 46,495
1976 45,571
1977 45,052
1978 45,158
1979 43,692
1980 42,734
1981 39,222
1982 38,505
1983 38,739
1984 37,946
1985 36,852
1986 37,215
1987 36,149
1988 36,436
1989 35,743
1990 29,251
1991 25,767
1992 25,454
1993 26,079
1994 28,494
1995 29,461
1996 29,385
1997 30,487
1998 28,968
1999 28,703
2000 29,754
2001 27,333
2002 26,503
2003 28,791
2004 28,708
2005 28,910
2006 28,259
2007 28,270
2008 28,013
2009 25,799
2010 26,836
2011 26,779
2012 26,722

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Poland was -8.65 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.23 in 1997 and a minimum value of -12.98 in 1992.

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 -11.91
1992 -12.98
1993 -10.84
1994 -2.59
1995 0.72
1996 0.46
1997 4.23
1998 -0.97
1999 -1.87
2000 1.72
2001 -6.56
2002 -9.39
2003 -1.57
2004 -1.86
2005 -1.17
2006 -3.39
2007 -3.36
2008 -4.23
2009 -11.80
2010 -8.26
2011 -8.45
2012 -8.65

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions