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Worst CO2 Polluters

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Global Worst CO2 Emissions from fossil fuel use by Country


Global Worst CO2 Emissions from fossil fuel use by Country

The 2014 "Dirty Globe" Award

Rank Country tons/km2
1 China, Macao SAR 80,859.03
2 Gibraltar 68,775.05
3 Singapore 66,452.93
4 China, Hong Kong SAR 45,214.66
5 Bahrain 26,826.43
6 EU28 20,692.38
7 Bermuda 10,374.59
8 Qatar 7,660.17
9 China, Taiwan Province of 7,644.43
10 Malta 7,636.18
11 Trinidad and Tobago 6,629.79
12 Netherlands Antilles 6,470.72
13 Republic of Korea 6,087.87
14 Kuwait 5,530.78
15 Luxembourg 4,012.59
16 Netherlands 3,805.84
17 Japan 3,383.89
18 Maldives 3,263.35
19 Belgium 3,184.35
20 Barbados 3,096.82
21 Israel 2,935.63
22 Montserrat 2,917.44
23 United Arab Emirates 2,404.93
24 Germany 2,147.86
25 Martinique 2,072.35
26 Lebanon 2,019.52
27 United Kingdom 1,713.11
28 Aruba 1,704.93
29 Mauritius 1,603.15
30 Czech Republic 1,415.75
31 Grenada 1,369.46
32 Cayman Islands 1,329.85
33 Guadeloupe 1,318.42
34 Brunei Darussalam 1,285.71
35 Seychelles 1,185.23
36 Italy 1,120.50
37 China 1,098.34
38 Antigua and Barbuda 1,006.78
39 Switzerland 974.43
40 Poland 953.47
41 Denmark 932.77
42 Saint Lucia 893.26
43 Austria 832.24
44 Slovenia 822.42
45 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 799.85
46 Cyprus 782.30
47 Jamaica 754.97
48 India 712.34
49 Slovakia 707.34
50 Malaysia 689.66
51 Saint Kitts and Nevis 667.45
52 Serbia and Montenegro 578.90
53 Viet Nam 571.76
54 British Virgin Islands 559.79
55 United States of America 541.18
56 Greece 538.52
57 Thailand 530.05
58 Portugal 523.31
59 France 502.86
60 Democratic People s Republic of Korea 496.59
61 Dominican Republic 483.93
62 Spain 477.55
63 Hungary 470.11
64 Bosnia and Herzegovina 461.76
65 Bulgaria 461.25
66 Réunion 454.79
67 Turkey 450.75
68 Bangladesh 450.44
69 Estonia 428.77
70 Ukraine 412.70
71 Ireland 410.31
72 Iran (Islamic Republic of) 375.08
73 The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 369.12
74 Azerbaijan 366.37
75 Croatia 365.36
76 El Salvador 340.30
77 Romania 328.40
78 Belarus 326.29
79 Philippines 323.13
80 South Africa 321.63
81 Iraq 318.68
82 Bahamas 304.94
83 Anguilla 289.02
84 Syrian Arab Republic 284.49
85 Cuba 275.22
86 Uzbekistan 273.11
87 Tonga 272.92
88 Sri Lanka 253.74
89 Jordan 249.56
90 Oman 240.03
91 Indonesia 237.84
92 Mexico 231.31
93 Saudi Arabia 230.18
94 Republic of Moldova 229.43
95 Egypt 222.79
96 Dominica 221.99
97 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 213.01
98 French Polynesia 190.27
99 Lithuania 189.12
100 Pakistan 179.28
101 Finland 161.91
102 Ecuador 151.74
103 Armenia 149.85
104 Costa Rica 149.54
105 Tunisia 148.39
106 Turkmenistan 143.65
107 Albania 140.25
108 Panama 137.92
109 New Zealand 127.25
110 Cook Islands 122.62
111 Latvia 116.60
112 Norway 115.21
113 Guatemala 109.78
114 Saint Helena 108.19
115 Chile 103.99
116 Russian Federation 103.31
117 Nigeria 101.62
118 American Samoa 100.50
119 New Caledonia 100.21
120 Sweden 98.41
121 Georgia 94.17
122 Kazakhstan 86.70
123 Morocco 85.32
124 Haiti 82.44
125 Honduras 75.09
126 Equatorial Guinea 74.73
127 Fiji 73.60
128 Argentina 71.59
129 Palau 70.62
130 World 69.93
131 Puerto Rico 65.10
132 Colombia 64.86
133 Djibouti 62.17
134 Sao Tome and Principe 59.96
135 Algeria 59.40
136 Ghana 58.99
137 Brazil 58.84
138 Canada 56.69
139 Comoros 55.90
140 Australia 53.22
141 Nauru 52.77
142 Kiribati 51.76
143 Rwanda 50.95
144 Benin 50.21
145 Samoa 47.35
146 Uruguay 46.05
147 Nepal 44.18
148 Burundi 44.10
149 Yemen 42.71
150 Belize 41.74
151 Senegal 41.63
152 Peru 40.43
153 Nicaragua 38.29
154 Swaziland 37.92
155 Togo 37.58
156 Bhutan 37.55
157 Iceland 37.45
158 Kyrgyzstan 36.86
159 Zimbabwe 33.62
160 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 31.33
161 Libya 28.76
162 Cambodia 26.29
163 Cabo Verde 25.82
164 Tajikistan 25.49
165 Gambia 24.26
166 Kenya 24.23
167 Timor-Leste 23.43
168 Guam 22.76
169 Côte d Ivoire 22.72
170 Tuvalu 21.54
171 Uganda 20.29
172 Angola 20.06
173 Cameroon 19.31
174 Gabon 18.78
175 Sierra Leone 17.68
176 Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 16.20
177 Papua New Guinea 15.38
178 French Guiana 15.22
179 Malawi 14.98
180 Congo 14.82
181 Lao People s Democratic Republic 14.25
182 Paraguay 13.59
183 Myanmar 13.49
184 Suriname 13.19
185 Guyana 12.83
186 Afghanistan 12.06
187 Lesotho 10.64
188 Botswana 9.79
189 Solomon Islands 9.72
190 United Republic of Tanzania 9.59
191 Mongolia 9.38
192 Sudan (former) 9.15
193 Vanuatu 9.07
194 Guinea-Bissau 8.92
195 Burkina Faso 8.91
196 Guinea 8.29
197 Ethiopia 8.02
198 Liberia 7.25
199 Eritrea 5.71
200 Mozambique 5.47
201 Madagascar 5.14
202 Zambia 4.47
203 Namibia 4.31
204 United States Virgin Islands 4.30
205 Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 3.43
206 Mauritania 2.40
207 Somalia 2.00
208 Turks and Caicos Islands 1.78
209 Democratic Republic of the Congo 1.70
210 Niger 1.62
211 Faroe Islands 1.38
212 Mali 1.32
213 Central African Republic 1.18
214 Chad 0.99
215 Western Sahara 0.78
216 Greenland 0.00

Global CO2 emissions from fossil fuel use and cement production 2014


Emissions 2015 update with 2014 emissions of fossil fuel use and industrial process emissions (cement production, carbonate use of limestone and dolomite, non-energy use of fuels and other combustion)
Substance: CO2 country totals excluding short-cycle biomass burning (such as agricultural waste burning) and excluding large-scale biomass burning (forest fires, etc.)
Unit:  ton CO2 per km2 per year
Date:  25/11/2015
Sources: EDGARv4.3, European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC)/PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency. Emission Database for Global Atmospheric Research (EDGAR), release version 4.3. http://edgar.jrc.ec.europe.eu, 2015 forthcoming
The EDGARv4.3FT2014 emissions are calculated based on the energy balance statistics of IEA (2014) (Internet: http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/energy/co2-emissions-from-fuel-combustion-2014_co2_fuel-2014-en)
BP (2013-2014) data of the BP Statistical Review of World Energy, June 2015 (Internet: http://www.bp.com/en/global/corporate/about-bp/energy-economics/statisticalreview-of-world-energy.html)

Chinese coal consumption data of the China Statistical Abstract, October 2015 (Internet: http://data.stats.gov.cn/english/easyquery.htm?cn=C01). 

References

1. Olivier, J.G.J., Janssens-Maenhout, G., Muntean, M. and Peters, J.A.H.W. (2015) Trends in global CO2 emissions: 2015  Report. PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, The Hague; European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC), Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES). JRC98184, PBL1803, Internet: http://edgar.jrc.ec.europa.eu/news_docs/jrc-2015-trends-in-global-co2-emissions-2015-report-98184.pdf, November 2015

2. Wikipedia - List of countries and area.



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