Syrian Arab Republic - 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 Syrian Arab Republic was 5,009.87 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5,009.87 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 1,129.02
1971 1,126.46
1972 1,187.84
1973 1,040.08
1974 1,221.60
1975 1,298.01
1976 1,495.70
1977 1,541.39
1978 1,698.64
1979 1,849.53
1980 2,149.11
1981 2,113.99
1982 2,243.16
1983 2,544.41
1984 2,381.01
1985 2,444.34
1986 2,548.30
1987 2,678.00
1988 3,066.58
1989 2,861.55
1990 3,198.46
1991 3,006.97
1992 3,090.01
1993 3,012.77
1994 3,231.43
1995 3,484.43
1996 3,520.94
1997 3,571.43
1998 3,730.82
1999 3,657.38
2000 3,579.10
2001 3,371.73
2002 3,553.76
2003 3,785.06
2004 4,067.05
2005 4,302.75
2006 4,614.31
2007 4,753.25
2008 5,009.87

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 251.72 as of 2008. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 283.33 in 2000 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 69.39
1971 69.30
1972 73.47
1973 72.52
1974 86.62
1975 102.96
1976 120.69
1977 127.81
1978 134.83
1979 144.99
1980 155.21
1981 168.47
1982 177.86
1983 192.35
1984 203.98
1985 205.44
1986 201.63
1987 221.08
1988 231.00
1989 188.02
1990 207.14
1991 244.52
1992 267.06
1993 277.09
1994 259.85
1995 275.86
1996 281.56
1997 268.62
1998 282.37
1999 278.21
2000 283.33
2001 276.38
2002 276.13
2003 272.54
2004 272.35
2005 262.24
2006 270.93
2007 262.87
2008 251.72

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total)

Nitrous oxide emissions in energy sector (% of total) in Syrian Arab Republic was 4.04 as of 2008. Its highest value over the past 38 years was 6.62 in 1993, while its lowest value was 4.04 in 2008.

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 4.24
1971 4.21
1972 4.22
1973 4.40
1974 4.62
1975 5.20
1976 5.37
1977 5.51
1978 5.40
1979 5.41
1980 5.19
1981 5.67
1982 5.67
1983 5.44
1984 6.02
1985 5.86
1986 5.61
1987 5.96
1988 5.65
1989 4.85
1990 4.90
1991 6.24
1992 6.47
1993 6.62
1994 5.89
1995 5.98
1996 5.96
1997 5.80
1998 5.58
1999 5.64
2000 5.89
2001 6.17
2002 5.84
2003 5.48
2004 5.17
2005 4.77
2006 4.63
2007 4.38
2008 4.04

Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent) in Syrian Arab Republic was 6,001 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6,224 in 2008 and a minimum value of 1,636 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 1,636
1971 1,646
1972 1,743
1973 1,647
1974 1,874
1975 1,982
1976 2,248
1977 2,320
1978 2,497
1979 2,682
1980 2,993
1981 2,971
1982 3,136
1983 3,538
1984 3,390
1985 3,506
1986 3,592
1987 3,708
1988 4,088
1989 3,876
1990 4,229
1991 3,922
1992 4,128
1993 4,183
1994 4,409
1995 4,610
1996 4,722
1997 4,634
1998 5,065
1999 4,936
2000 4,809
2001 4,482
2002 4,729
2003 4,970
2004 5,272
2005 5,500
2006 5,855
2007 5,998
2008 6,224
2009 6,177
2010 5,883
2011 5,942
2012 6,001

Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990)

The value for Nitrous oxide emissions (% change from 1990) in Syrian Arab Republic was 41.90 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 21 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 47.18 in 2008 and a minimum value of -7.27 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/.

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Year Value
1991 -7.27
1992 -2.38
1993 -1.10
1994 4.25
1995 9.02
1996 11.66
1997 9.57
1998 19.76
1999 16.72
2000 13.72
2001 5.99
2002 11.83
2003 17.53
2004 24.65
2005 30.04
2006 38.45
2007 41.83
2008 47.18
2009 46.05
2010 39.11
2011 40.51
2012 41.90

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Emissions