Sri Lanka CO2 Emissions

Fossil CO2 Emissions (2016)
18,454,691tons
Yearly Change
+8.55%
Global Share
0.05%
Tons per capita
0.88
  • Fossil CO2 emissions in Sri Lanka were 18,454,691 tons in 2016.
  • CO2 emissions increased by 8.55% over the previous year, representing an increase by 1,454,319 tons over 2015, when CO2 emissions were 17,000,372 tons.
  • CO2 emissions per capita in Sri Lanka are equivalent to 0.88 tons per person (based on a population of 21,021,171 in 2016), an increase by 0.06 over the figure of 0.81 CO2 tons per person registered in 2015; this represents a change of 8.0% in CO2 emissions per capita.

Fossil Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions of Sri Lanka

Year Fossil CO2
Emissions
(tons)
CO2 emisions
change
CO2 emissions
per capita
Population Pop.
change
Share of World's
CO2 emissions
2016 18,454,691 8.55% 0.88 21,021,171 0.54 % 0.05%
2015 17,000,372 6.67% 0.81 20,908,027 0.57 % 0.05%
2014 15,937,482 18.85% 0.77 20,788,511 0.61 % 0.04%
2013 13,409,328 -13.07% 0.65 20,663,046 0.64 % 0.04%
2012 15,426,002 1.53% 0.75 20,532,600 0.66 % 0.04%
2011 15,194,233 6.10% 0.74 20,398,497 0.67 % 0.04%
2010 14,321,212 9.42% 0.71 20,261,737 0.69 % 0.04%
2009 13,087,742 -2.26% 0.65 20,123,508 0.70 % 0.04%
2008 13,389,836 -5.10% 0.67 19,983,984 0.72 % 0.04%
2007 14,108,919 9.72% 0.71 19,842,044 0.74 % 0.04%
2006 12,859,550 -10.48% 0.65 19,695,972 0.77 % 0.04%
2005 14,365,603 9.48% 0.74 19,544,988 0.81 % 0.04%
2004 13,122,221 3.52% 0.68 19,387,153 0.85 % 0.04%
2003 12,676,317 8.35% 0.66 19,224,037 0.85 % 0.04%
2002 11,699,165 4.75% 0.61 19,062,482 0.80 % 0.03%
2001 11,168,445 -0.85% 0.59 18,911,730 0.71 % 0.03%
2000 11,263,919 14.66% 0.60 18,777,601 0.61 % 0.03%
1999 9,824,168 10.32% 0.53 18,663,284 0.53 % 0.03%
1998 8,905,107 3.18% 0.48 18,564,599 0.51 % 0.02%
1997 8,630,414 -0.42% 0.47 18,470,900 0.56 % 0.02%
1996 8,666,964 41.90% 0.47 18,367,288 0.68 % 0.02%
1995 6,107,629 0.60% 0.33 18,242,912 0.82 % 0.02%
1994 6,071,324 14.98% 0.34 18,094,477 0.95 % 0.02%
1993 5,280,410 -2.31% 0.29 17,924,823 1.06 % 0.01%
1992 5,405,099 25.04% 0.30 17,736,821 1.15 % 0.02%
1991 4,322,731 4.43% 0.25 17,535,729 1.21 % 0.01%
1990 4,139,534 1.81% 0.24 17,325,773 1.28 % 0.01%
1989 4,066,056 -5.14% 0.24 17,106,753 1.35 % 0.01%
1988 4,286,400 -3.79% 0.25 16,878,189 1.41 % 0.01%
1987 4,455,253 14.96% 0.27 16,643,952 1.43 % 0.01%
1986 3,875,550 -1.10% 0.24 16,408,859 1.44 % 0.01%
1985 3,918,676 -9.41% 0.24 16,176,280 1.43 % 0.01%
1984 4,325,772 -12.72% 0.27 15,948,487 1.42 % 0.01%
1983 4,956,239 2.13% 0.32 15,724,651 1.44 % 0.01%
1982 4,853,072 13.95% 0.31 15,501,207 1.50 % 0.01%
1981 4,259,089 3.31% 0.28 15,272,831 1.58 % 0.01%
1980 4,122,719 -0.38% 0.27 15,035,834 1.67 % 0.01%
1979 4,138,491 8.28% 0.28 14,788,862 1.76 % 0.01%
1978 3,822,055 18.26% 0.26 14,533,690 1.82 % 0.01%
1977 3,231,904 7.57% 0.23 14,273,495 1.86 % 0.01%
1976 3,004,507 2.07% 0.21 14,012,899 1.87 % 0.01%
1975 2,943,600 -11.99% 0.21 13,755,146 1.88 % 0.01%
1974 3,344,677 -14.21% 0.25 13,501,935 1.89 % 0.01%
1973 3,898,501 4.33% 0.29 13,252,036 1.92 % 0.01%
1972 3,736,610 19.71% 0.29 13,002,231 2.00 % 0.01%
1971 3,121,325 1.51% 0.24 12,747,821 2.10 % 0.01%
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