Sub-Saharan Africa

Region Overview

Population (2014)
949,747,105
GDP-PPP (Million Intl$ (2011), 2014)
$3,357,263.78
Available Years
1850-2014
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Country GHG Emissions

Country GHG Emissions Methodology

GHG Emissions Totals Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Total GHG Emissions Excluding Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e 1990-2014 2,078.53 2.19 tCO₂e 67.13%
Total GHG Emissions Including Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e‍ 1990-2014 3,487.29 3.67 tCO₂e‍ 13.26%
GHG Emissions by Gas (excluding LUCF) Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Total CO₂ (excluding Land-Use Change and Forestry) MtCO₂ 1990-2014 757.93 0.80 tCO₂ 92.24%
Total CH₄ MtCO₂e 1990-2014 821.62 0.87 tCO₂e 68.47%
Total N₂O MtCO₂e 1990-2014 480.79 0.51 tCO₂e 31.71%
Total F-Gas MtCO₂e 1990-2014 18.19 0.02 tCO₂e 750.93%
GHG Emissions by Gas (Including LUCF) Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Total CO₂ (including Land-Use Change and Forestry) MtCO₂ 1990-2014 1,998.90 2.10 tCO₂ -0.78%
Total CH₄ (including Land-Use Change and Forestry) MtCO₂e 1990-2014 959.53 1.01 tCO₂e 44.51%
Total N₂O (including Land-Use Change and Forestry) MtCO₂e 1990-2014 510.67 0.54 tCO₂e 26.48%
GHG Emissions by Sector Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Energy MtCO₂e 1990-2014 1,087.48 1.15 tCO₂e 90.46%
Industrial Processes MtCO₂e 1990-2014 117.46 0.12 tCO₂e 62.35%
Agriculture MtCO₂e 1990-2014 705.32 0.74 tCO₂e 39.63%
Waste MtCO₂e 1990-2014 168.27 0.18 tCO₂e 70.48%
Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂ 1990-2014 1,408.76 1.48 tCO₂ -23.29%
Bunker Fuels MtCO₂ 1990-2014 26.54 0.03 tCO₂ 71.56%
GHG Emissions - Energy Sub-Sector Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Electricity/Heat MtCO₂ 1990-2014 356.66 0.38 tCO₂ 113.08%
Manufacturing/Construction MtCO₂ 1990-2014 84.55 0.09 tCO₂ 17.94%
Transportation MtCO₂ 1990-2014 148.01 0.16 tCO₂ 137.01%
Other Fuel Combustion MtCO₂e 1990-2014 250.53 0.26 tCO₂e 54.67%
Fugitive Emissions MtCO₂e 1990-2014 216.95 0.23 tCO₂e 120.08%
CO2 Emissions Totals Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Total CO₂ Emissions Excluding Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂ 1884-2014 757.93 0.80 tCO₂ 3,445,045.91%
Socio-economic Data Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Population People 1960-2014 949,747,105 n/a 326.09%
GDP-PPP Million Intl$ (2011) 1990-2014 3,357,264 3,535 Intl$ (2011) 163.03%
GDP-USD Million US$ (2010) 1960-2014 1,604,234 1,689 Million US$ (2010) 645.71%