United Kingdom

Country Overview

Population (2014)
64,613,160
GDP-PPP (Million Intl$ (2011), 2014)
$2,454,210.26
Available Years
1850-2014, 2030
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Country GHG Emissions Equity Indicators UNFCCC Annex I 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 506.11 7.83 tCO₂e -31.40%
Total GHG Emissions Including Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e‍ 1990-2014 493.90 7.64 tCO₂e‍ -31.93%
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 414.27 6.41 tCO₂ -25.36%
Total CH₄ MtCO₂e 1990-2014 49.38 0.76 tCO₂e -58.08%
Total N₂O MtCO₂e 1990-2014 30.74 0.48 tCO₂e -48.12%
Total F-Gas MtCO₂e 1990-2014 11.72 0.18 tCO₂e 107.09%
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 402.06 6.22 tCO₂ -25.94%
Total CH₄ (including Land-Use Change and Forestry) MtCO₂e 1990-2014 49.38 0.76 tCO₂e -58.08%
Total N₂O (including Land-Use Change and Forestry) MtCO₂e 1990-2014 30.74 0.48 tCO₂e -48.13%
GHG Emissions by Sector Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Energy MtCO₂e 1990-2014 422.41 6.54 tCO₂e -27.83%
Industrial Processes MtCO₂e 1990-2014 18.39 0.28 tCO₂e -51.41%
Agriculture MtCO₂e 1990-2014 45.01 0.70 tCO₂e -20.78%
Waste MtCO₂e 1990-2014 20.29 0.31 tCO₂e -64.86%
Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂ 1990-2014 -12.22 -0.19 tCO₂ 0.46%
Bunker Fuels MtCO₂ 1990-2014 39.40 0.61 tCO₂ 46.09%
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 171.01 2.65 tCO₂ -30.57%
Manufacturing/Construction MtCO₂ 1990-2014 39.14 0.61 tCO₂ -49.12%
Transportation MtCO₂ 1990-2014 116.04 1.80 tCO₂ 0.95%
Other Fuel Combustion MtCO₂e 1990-2014 87.74 1.36 tCO₂e -25.84%
Fugitive Emissions MtCO₂e 1990-2014 8.49 0.13 tCO₂e -70.55%
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 1850-2014 414.27 6.41 tCO₂ 237.89%
Socio-economic Data Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Population People 1960-2014 64,613,160 n/a 23.31%
GDP-PPP Million Intl$ (2011) 1990-2014 2,454,210 37,983 Intl$ (2011) 60.15%
GDP-USD Million US$ (2010) 1960-2014 2,624,671 40,621 Million US$ (2010) 261.16%

Equity Indicators Methodology

Current Emissions Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
GHG Emissions - Per Capita 2012 without LUCF tCO₂e Per Capita n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions - Per Capita 2012 with LUCF tCO₂e Per Capita n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions - Total 2012 without LUCF MtCO₂e n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions - Total 2012 with LUCF MtCO₂e n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions Intensity (GHG per GDP-PPP) 2012 tCO₂e / Million $ GDP n/a n/a n/a
Historical Emissions Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
CO₂ Emissions - Cumulative 1850-2012 MtCO₂ n/a n/a n/a
CO₂ Emissions - Cumulative Per Capita 1850-2012 tCO₂ Per Capita n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions - Cumulative Per Capita 1990-2012 without LUCF tCO₂ Per Capita n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions - Cumulative Per Capita 1990-2012 with LUCF tCO₂ Per Capita n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions - Cumulative 1990-2012 without LUCF MtCO₂e n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions - Cumulative 1990-2012 with LUCF MtCO₂e n/a n/a n/a
Projected Emissions Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
GHG Emissions - Government Projected Total 2030 without LUCF MtCO₂e 2010 397.10 0.00%
CO₂ Emissions - EIA Projected Total 2030 MtCO₂ n/a n/a n/a
CO₂ Emissions - IEA Projected Total 2030 MtCO₂ n/a n/a n/a
GHG Emissions - Government Projected Per Capita 2030 without LUCF tCO₂e Per Capita n/a n/a n/a
CO₂ Emissions - EIA Projected Per Capita 2030 tCO₂ Per Capita n/a n/a n/a
Development Indicators Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
GDP-PPP Per Capita 2012 Intl$ (2011) Per Capita n/a n/a n/a
Human Development Index - Health 2013 undefined n/a n/a n/a
Human Development Index - Education 2013 undefined n/a n/a n/a
Percentage of Population Living on More than $3.10 per Day 2012 Percentage n/a n/a n/a
Percentage of Population with Access to Electricity 2012 Percentage n/a n/a n/a
Vulnerability Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Capacity to Adapt to Climate Impacts - 2010 On a Scale of 1-5 2010 5 0.00%
Capacity to Adapt to Climate Impacts - 2030 On a Scale of 1-5 2010 5 0.00%
ND-GAIN Country Index n/a n/a n/a
Potential for Action Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Co-Benefit of Action - Air Pollution Reduction People 2010 215,000 0.00%
Mitigation Potential Below $0 per ton CO₂e - 2030 MtCO₂e 2010 150 0.00%
Mitigation Potential at $0-10 per ton CO₂e - 2030 MtCO₂e 2010 54 0.00%
Mitigation Potential at $10-30 per ton CO₂e - 2030 MtCO₂e 2010 33 0.00%
Investment Req for Mitigation Potential Below $0 per tCO₂e 2010 real USD billion 2010 11 0.00%
Investment Req for Mitigation Potential at $0-10 per tCO₂e 2010 real USD billion 2010 0 0.00%
Investment Req for Mitigation Potential at $10-30 per tCO₂e 2010 real USD billion 2010 3 0.00%

UNFCCC Annex I GHG Emissions Methodology

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 1990-2011 556.46 8.87 tCO₂e -27.81%
Total GHG Emissions Including Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e‍ 1990-2011 553.15 8.81 tCO₂e‍ -28.61%
Emissions by Gas including LUCF Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
CO₂ with Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e n/a n/a n/a n/a
CH₄ with Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e n/a n/a n/a n/a
N₂O with Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e n/a n/a n/a n/a
Emissions by Gas excluding LUCF Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
CO₂ without Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e 1990-2011 464.62 7.40 tCO₂e -21.30%
CH₄ without Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e 1990-2011 42.03 0.67 tCO₂e -57.60%
N₂O without Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e 1990-2011 34.22 0.55 tCO₂e -49.27%
F-Gases MtCO₂e 1990-2011 15.59 0.25 tCO₂e 12.81%
Emissions by Sector Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Energy MtCO₂e 1990-2011 465.95 7.43 tCO₂e -23.71%
Industrial Processes MtCO₂e 1990-2011 26.47 0.42 tCO₂e -51.34%
Solvent and other product use MtCO₂e n/a n/a n/a n/a
Agriculture MtCO₂e 1990-2011 46.67 0.74 tCO₂e -19.74%
Land-Use Change and Forestry MtCO₂e 1990-2011 -3.31 -0.05 tCO₂e -182.28%
Waste MtCO₂e 1990-2011 17.36 0.28 tCO₂e -63.43%
Energy Emissions by Sub-Sector Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Energy Industries MtCO₂e 1990-2011 180.15 2.87 tCO₂e -24.24%
Manufacturing Industries and Construction MtCO₂e 1990-2011 68.71 1.09 tCO₂e -34.86%
Transport MtCO₂e 1990-2011 116.23 1.85 tCO₂e -0.02%
Other Sectors MtCO₂e 1990-2011 86.56 1.38 tCO₂e -21.70%
Energy - Other MtCO₂e 1990-2011 2.78 0.04 tCO₂e -47.95%
Fugitive Emissions from Fuels MtCO₂e 1990-2011 11.52 0.18 tCO₂e -67.39%
Socio-economic Data Sources Unit Available Years Latest Value Per Capita Absolute Change from Earliest to Latest Value
Population People 1990-2011 62,752,472 n/a 9.62%
GDP-PPP Million Intl$ (2011) 1990-2011 2,063,338 32,881 Intl$ (2011) 58.02%
GDP-USD Million US$ (2005) 1990-2011 2,386,627 38,032 Million US$ (2005) 58.02%
Energy Use Thous. tonnes oil eq. (ktoe) 1990-2011 188,074 2,997 Thous. tonnes oil eq. (ktoe) -8.67%