CO2 Emissions Per Capita fell 6.2% to 14,610 kg in Turkmenistan in 2017

CO2 Emissions Per Capita (kg)
Energy & Utility | Turkmenistan | December 26, 2018
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CO2 emissions per capita reached 14,610 kg in 2017 in Turkmenistan, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 6.2 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, CO2 emissions per capita in Turkmenistan reached an all time high of 15,576 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 5,624 kg in 1995. When compared to Turkmenistan's main peers, CO2 emissions per capita in Iran amounted to 7,924 kg, 12,986 kg in Kazakhstan and 3,182 kg in Uzbekistan in 2017.

Turkmenistan has been ranked 13th within the group of 81 countries we follow in terms of CO2 emissions per capita, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement.

CO2 Emissions Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Afghanistan kg 421 361 329 315 ... ... ...
China kg 6,433 6,530 6,676 6,654 6,602
Iran kg 7,201 7,164 7,475 7,739 7,582
Iraq kg 3,271 3,397 3,556 3,346 3,278
Kazakhstan kg 12,592 12,924 12,898 12,891 12,396
Kyrgyzstan kg 1,419 1,856 1,783 1,721 ... ... ...
Pakistan kg 819 814 803 828 861
Russia kg 10,859 11,003 10,724 10,840 10,626
Tajikistan kg 301 367 426 621 ... ... ...
Turkmenistan kg 13,290 14,431 12,960 14,081 15,497
Uzbekistan kg 3,565 3,460 3,386 3,480 3,652