Nigeria CO2 Emissions

Fossil CO2 Emissions (2016)
82,634,214tons
Yearly Change
+0.70%
Global Share
0.23%
Tons per capita
0.44
  • Fossil CO2 emissions in Nigeria were 82,634,214 tons in 2016.
  • CO2 emissions increased by 0.70% over the previous year, representing an increase by 578,039 tons over 2015, when CO2 emissions were 82,056,175 tons.
  • CO2 emissions per capita in Nigeria are equivalent to 0.44 tons per person (based on a population of 185,960,241 in 2016), a dicrease by -0.01 over the figure of 0.45 CO2 tons per person registered in 2015; this represents a change of -1.9% in CO2 emissions per capita.

Fossil Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions of Nigeria

Year Fossil CO2
Emissions
(tons)
CO2 emisions
change
CO2 emissions
per capita
Population Pop.
change
Share of World's
CO2 emissions
2016 82,634,214 0.70% 0.44 185,960,241 2.66 % 0.23%
2015 82,056,175 4.73% 0.45 181,137,448 2.68 % 0.23%
2014 78,350,318 -4.54% 0.44 176,404,934 2.70 % 0.22%
2013 82,073,244 -0.46% 0.48 171,765,816 2.71 % 0.23%
2012 82,456,230 -5.21% 0.49 167,228,794 2.72 % 0.23%
2011 86,986,580 9.24% 0.53 162,805,077 2.71 % 0.24%
2010 79,625,990 11.36% 0.50 158,503,197 2.71 % 0.22%
2009 71,505,270 -7.59% 0.46 154,324,933 2.70 % 0.20%
2008 77,377,690 3.25% 0.51 150,269,623 2.69 % 0.22%
2007 74,944,790 -7.40% 0.51 146,339,977 2.67 % 0.21%
2006 80,932,470 -11.54% 0.57 142,538,308 2.65 % 0.23%
2005 91,490,070 3.10% 0.66 138,865,016 2.62 % 0.26%
2004 88,737,050 -4.27% 0.66 135,320,422 2.59 % 0.25%
2003 92,691,710 5.77% 0.70 131,900,631 2.57 % 0.26%
2002 87,634,980 -8.76% 0.68 128,596,076 2.55 % 0.25%
2001 96,051,730 6.28% 0.77 125,394,046 2.54 % 0.27%
2000 90,376,230 11.37% 0.74 122,283,850 2.54 % 0.25%
1999 81,151,170 0.23% 0.68 119,260,063 2.53 % 0.23%
1998 80,965,200 -11.11% 0.70 116,319,759 2.52 % 0.23%
1997 91,082,810 -0.06% 0.80 113,457,663 2.52 % 0.25%
1996 91,136,410 16.23% 0.82 110,668,794 2.52 % 0.25%
1995 78,412,970 6.05% 0.73 107,948,335 2.52 % 0.22%
1994 73,940,640 -7.59% 0.70 105,293,700 2.52 % 0.21%
1993 80,015,580 -3.25% 0.78 102,700,753 2.53 % 0.22%
1992 82,701,460 10.12% 0.83 100,161,710 2.55 % 0.23%
1991 75,098,160 8.74% 0.77 97,667,632 2.58 % 0.21%
1990 69,062,280 -5.79% 0.73 95,212,450 2.61 % 0.19%
1989 73,305,200 2.11% 0.79 92,788,027 2.65 % 0.21%
1988 71,788,380 13.26% 0.79 90,395,271 2.67 % 0.20%
1987 63,383,410 -4.86% 0.72 88,048,032 2.66 % 0.18%
1986 66,619,990 -2.41% 0.78 85,766,399 2.64 % 0.19%
1985 68,266,440 4.24% 0.82 83,562,785 2.60 % 0.19%
1984 65,489,590 -0.09% 0.80 81,448,755 2.56 % 0.18%
1983 65,551,730 0.27% 0.83 79,414,840 2.57 % 0.18%
1982 65,377,570 -3.71% 0.84 77,427,546 2.63 % 0.18%
1981 67,896,340 -17.04% 0.90 75,440,502 2.75 % 0.19%
1980 81,842,290 -9.03% 1.11 73,423,633 2.89 % 0.23%
1979 89,962,980 41.46% 1.26 71,361,131 3.02 % 0.25%
1978 63,594,570 5.18% 0.92 69,271,917 3.08 % 0.18%
1977 60,464,462 -10.78% 0.90 67,203,128 3.04 % 0.17%
1976 67,771,043 17.70% 1.04 65,221,378 2.91 % 0.19%
1975 57,580,263 -23.19% 0.91 63,374,298 2.75 % 0.16%
1974 74,968,397 26.12% 1.22 61,677,177 2.60 % 0.21%
1973 59,440,354 20.26% 0.99 60,114,625 2.47 % 0.17%
1972 49,426,356 29.44% 0.84 58,665,808 2.39 % 0.14%
1971 38,183,651 46.66% 0.67 57,296,983 2.35 % 0.11%

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