Spain - 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 Spain was 15,787.14 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 17,900.32 in 2003 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 10,249.63
1971 10,897.19
1972 11,209.07
1973 11,293.88
1974 11,181.45
1975 11,507.22
1976 11,914.63
1977 11,768.72
1978 12,545.67
1979 12,504.37
1980 12,874.83
1981 11,973.40
1982 12,606.23
1983 12,600.88
1984 13,569.59
1985 13,920.38
1986 14,630.03
1987 15,043.30
1988 15,991.60
1989 15,758.81
1990 15,523.02
1991 15,175.96
1992 13,788.49
1993 14,661.36
1994 14,519.46
1995 15,227.07
1996 16,262.43
1997 16,627.35
1998 17,445.03
1999 17,293.01
2000 17,413.79
2001 17,122.17
2002 17,342.92
2003 17,900.32
2004 17,338.55
2005 16,601.33
2006 16,328.88
2007 16,190.83
2008 15,787.14

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 Spain was 2,687.19 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,925.61 in 2007 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 1,571.89
1971 1,472.87
1972 1,562.95
1973 1,550.01
1974 1,407.55
1975 1,391.89
1976 1,437.31
1977 1,567.74
1978 1,654.52
1979 1,709.27
1980 1,704.78
1981 1,658.90
1982 1,750.10
1983 1,821.44
1984 1,821.25
1985 1,851.94
1986 1,872.28
1987 1,868.86
1988 1,853.65
1989 1,822.95
1990 1,861.66
1991 1,917.49
1992 2,011.27
1993 1,983.03
1994 2,104.34
1995 2,174.37
1996 2,151.56
1997 2,216.70
1998 2,227.99
1999 2,385.96
2000 2,523.71
2001 2,486.31
2002 2,545.26
2003 2,673.02
2004 2,828.43
2005 2,878.17
2006 2,732.86
2007 2,925.61
2008 2,687.19

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Spain was 11.15 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 11.75 in 2007, while its lowest value was 6.29 in 1975.

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 8.41
1971 7.76
1972 7.87
1973 7.35
1974 6.30
1975 6.29
1976 6.40
1977 6.93
1978 6.73
1979 6.95
1980 6.65
1981 6.72
1982 7.30
1983 7.63
1984 7.34
1985 7.37
1986 7.36
1987 7.31
1988 6.99
1989 6.83
1990 7.11
1991 7.51
1992 8.51
1993 8.23
1994 8.28
1995 8.21
1996 8.07
1997 8.15
1998 7.93
1999 8.37
2000 9.23
2001 9.42
2002 9.59
2003 9.85
2004 10.63
2005 11.01
2006 10.97
2007 11.75
2008 11.15

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Spain was 20,873 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 28,490 in 1999 and a minimum value of 18,687 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 18,687
1971 18,992
1972 19,855
1973 21,087
1974 22,351
1975 22,145
1976 22,450
1977 22,608
1978 24,585
1979 24,609
1980 25,622
1981 24,671
1982 23,982
1983 23,874
1984 24,812
1985 25,135
1986 25,439
1987 25,565
1988 26,523
1989 26,675
1990 26,187
1991 25,516
1992 23,629
1993 24,094
1994 25,426
1995 26,499
1996 26,675
1997 27,196
1998 28,098
1999 28,490
2000 27,342
2001 26,407
2002 26,534
2003 27,129
2004 26,619
2005 26,147
2006 24,906
2007 24,903
2008 24,101
2009 23,863
2010 22,551
2011 21,712
2012 20,873

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Spain was -20.29 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 8.80 in 1999 and a minimum value of -20.29 in 2012.

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 -2.56
1992 -9.77
1993 -7.99
1994 -2.90
1995 1.19
1996 1.86
1997 3.86
1998 7.30
1999 8.80
2000 4.41
2001 0.84
2002 1.33
2003 3.60
2004 1.65
2005 -0.15
2006 -4.89
2007 -4.90
2008 -7.96
2009 -8.88
2010 -13.89
2011 -17.09
2012 -20.29

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions