Syrian Arab Republic - Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (% of total)

Agricultural nitrous oxide emissions (% of total) in Syrian Arab Republic was 80.49 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 80.49 in 2008, while its lowest value was 63.16 in 1973.

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: 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 69.03
1971 68.43
1972 68.15
1973 63.16
1974 65.20
1975 65.49
1976 66.55
1977 66.43
1978 68.04
1979 68.97
1980 71.81
1981 71.16
1982 71.53
1983 71.92
1984 70.24
1985 69.72
1986 70.95
1987 72.23
1988 75.01
1989 73.83
1990 75.63
1991 76.67
1992 74.85
1993 72.03
1994 73.29
1995 75.58
1996 74.56
1997 77.08
1998 73.67
1999 74.10
2000 74.42
2001 75.22
2002 75.14
2003 76.15
2004 77.15
2005 78.24
2006 78.81
2007 79.25
2008 80.49

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions