St. Lucia - 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 St. Lucia was 15.95 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 73.60 in 1997 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/

See also:

Year Value
1969 0.00
1970 15.16
1971 14.88
1972 15.26
1973 16.39
1974 16.32
1975 17.01
1976 17.28
1977 20.17
1978 14.59
1979 16.85
1980 13.02
1981 14.83
1982 18.11
1983 17.33
1984 19.79
1985 22.49
1986 22.42
1987 22.65
1988 22.74
1989 29.23
1990 23.12
1991 29.07
1992 29.11
1993 29.23
1994 42.06
1995 54.67
1996 67.27
1997 73.60
1998 23.26
1999 23.08
2000 23.20
2001 23.23
2002 16.78
2003 16.91
2004 16.99
2005 16.57
2006 16.41
2007 16.17
2008 15.95

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 St. Lucia was 3.44 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3.44 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/

See also:

Year Value
1969 0.00
1970 1.00
1971 1.00
1972 1.06
1973 1.10
1974 1.06
1975 1.14
1976 1.14
1977 1.14
1978 1.25
1979 1.24
1980 1.27
1981 1.35
1982 1.42
1983 1.45
1984 1.68
1985 1.71
1986 1.72
1987 1.72
1988 1.87
1989 1.87
1990 1.85
1991 1.87
1992 1.93
1993 1.80
1994 2.02
1995 2.07
1996 2.07
1997 2.10
1998 2.32
1999 2.38
2000 2.73
2001 2.81
2002 2.83
2003 2.92
2004 3.11
2005 3.09
2006 3.23
2007 3.31
2008 3.44

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in St. Lucia was 10.49 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 10.49 in 2008, while its lowest value was 2.53 in 1997.

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/.

See also:

Year Value
1970 5.50
1971 5.56
1972 5.74
1973 5.60
1974 5.37
1975 5.53
1976 5.42
1977 4.72
1978 6.60
1979 5.85
1980 7.10
1981 6.91
1982 6.12
1983 6.36
1984 6.60
1985 6.00
1986 6.02
1987 5.96
1988 6.13
1989 5.06
1990 6.00
1991 5.03
1992 5.14
1993 4.82
1994 3.93
1995 3.23
1996 2.70
1997 2.53
1998 6.70
1999 6.92
2000 7.29
2001 7.56
2002 9.19
2003 9.33
2004 9.64
2005 9.82
2006 10.11
2007 10.24
2008 10.49

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in St. Lucia was 34.91 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 83.03 in 1997 and a minimum value of 17.83 in 1980.

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/

See also:

Year Value
1970 18.11
1971 17.90
1972 18.41
1973 19.57
1974 19.67
1975 20.66
1976 21.10
1977 24.13
1978 19.02
1979 21.22
1980 17.83
1981 19.48
1982 23.21
1983 22.71
1984 25.49
1985 28.49
1986 28.54
1987 28.84
1988 30.43
1989 36.98
1990 30.76
1991 37.21
1992 37.52
1993 37.29
1994 51.34
1995 64.11
1996 76.61
1997 83.03
1998 34.65
1999 34.47
2000 37.41
2001 37.22
2002 30.81
2003 31.25
2004 32.22
2005 31.48
2006 31.90
2007 32.31
2008 32.77
2009 33.48
2010 34.22
2011 34.57
2012 34.91

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in St. Lucia was 13.50 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 169.94 in 1997 and a minimum value of 0.17 in 2002.

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 20.97
1992 21.99
1993 21.22
1994 66.93
1995 108.43
1996 149.07
1997 169.94
1998 12.66
1999 12.06
2000 21.64
2001 21.00
2002 0.17
2003 1.61
2004 4.74
2005 2.36
2006 3.72
2007 5.04
2008 6.54
2009 8.84
2010 11.27
2011 12.38
2012 13.50

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions