Costa Rica CO2 Emissions

Fossil CO2 Emissions (2016)
8,328,890tons
Yearly Change
+2.16%
Global Share
0.02%
Tons per capita
1.70
  • Fossil CO2 emissions in Costa Rica were 8,328,890 tons in 2016.
  • CO2 emissions increased by 2.16% over the previous year, representing an increase by 176,387 tons over 2015, when CO2 emissions were 8,152,503 tons.
  • CO2 emissions per capita in Costa Rica are equivalent to 1.70 tons per person (based on a population of 4,899,345 in 2016), an increase by 0.02 over the figure of 1.68 CO2 tons per person registered in 2015; this represents a change of 1.1% in CO2 emissions per capita.

Fossil Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions of Costa Rica

Year Fossil CO2
Emissions
(tons)
CO2 emisions
change
CO2 emissions
per capita
Population Pop.
change
Share of World's
CO2 emissions
2016 8,328,890 2.16% 1.70 4,899,345 1.06 % 0.02%
2015 8,152,503 3.64% 1.68 4,847,804 1.09 % 0.02%
2014 7,866,117 0.48% 1.64 4,795,396 1.12 % 0.02%
2013 7,828,158 3.75% 1.65 4,742,107 1.15 % 0.02%
2012 7,545,073 1.86% 1.61 4,688,000 1.19 % 0.02%
2011 7,407,403 3.01% 1.60 4,633,086 1.22 % 0.02%
2010 7,191,021 -0.68% 1.57 4,577,378 1.25 % 0.02%
2009 7,240,331 -3.88% 1.60 4,520,740 1.29 % 0.02%
2008 7,532,370 -0.99% 1.69 4,463,125 1.33 % 0.02%
2007 7,607,658 12.01% 1.73 4,404,628 1.36 % 0.02%
2006 6,791,853 3.36% 1.56 4,345,412 1.40 % 0.02%
2005 6,571,380 5.97% 1.53 4,285,502 1.43 % 0.02%
2004 6,201,148 3.44% 1.47 4,225,155 1.47 % 0.02%
2003 5,995,064 8.53% 1.44 4,164,053 1.54 % 0.02%
2002 5,524,121 1.42% 1.35 4,100,925 1.66 % 0.02%
2001 5,446,516 8.13% 1.35 4,034,074 1.81 % 0.02%
2000 5,037,054 -0.86% 1.27 3,962,372 1.98 % 0.01%
1999 5,080,592 -0.00% 1.31 3,885,430 2.14 % 0.01%
1998 5,080,807 11.20% 1.34 3,803,887 2.28 % 0.01%
1997 4,569,142 -0.65% 1.23 3,718,949 2.38 % 0.01%
1996 4,598,885 -6.48% 1.27 3,632,362 2.45 % 0.01%
1995 4,917,787 0.19% 1.39 3,545,534 2.51 % 0.01%
1994 4,908,572 16.14% 1.42 3,458,834 2.57 % 0.01%
1993 4,226,573 0.65% 1.25 3,372,298 2.61 % 0.01%
1992 4,199,091 34.90% 1.28 3,286,520 2.64 % 0.01%
1991 3,112,727 8.17% 0.97 3,202,085 2.65 % 0.01%
1990 2,877,603 1.68% 0.92 3,119,433 2.65 % 0.01%
1989 2,829,936 12.98% 0.93 3,039,013 2.64 % 0.01%
1988 2,504,822 5.49% 0.85 2,960,929 2.64 % 0.01%
1987 2,374,562 5.82% 0.82 2,884,851 2.65 % 0.01%
1986 2,244,065 4.27% 0.80 2,810,242 2.69 % 0.01%
1985 2,152,157 5.23% 0.79 2,736,712 2.72 % 0.01%
1984 2,045,182 4.46% 0.77 2,664,223 2.75 % 0.01%
1983 1,957,853 1.41% 0.76 2,593,020 2.76 % 0.01%
1982 1,930,664 -15.21% 0.77 2,523,354 2.76 % 0.01%
1981 2,276,900 -7.61% 0.93 2,455,588 2.75 % 0.01%
1980 2,464,463 -10.04% 1.03 2,389,977 2.73 % 0.01%
1979 2,739,404 0.32% 1.18 2,326,464 2.72 % 0.01%
1978 2,730,545 8.08% 1.21 2,264,946 2.69 % 0.01%
1977 2,526,383 25.71% 1.15 2,205,615 2.65 % 0.01%
1976 2,009,661 3.11% 0.94 2,148,677 2.60 % 0.01%
1975 1,948,998 9.90% 0.93 2,094,188 2.54 % 0.01%
1974 1,773,395 -1.88% 0.87 2,042,241 2.50 % 0.00%
1973 1,807,289 13.74% 0.91 1,992,514 2.49 % 0.01%
1972 1,589,008 12.29% 0.82 1,944,169 2.54 % 0.00%
1971 1,415,103 0.19% 0.75 1,896,077 2.64 % 0.00%
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