Kuwait Kuwait - CO2 emission

Subscribe to our free email alert service

CO2 emissions Kuwait 2021

CO2 emissions went up in Kuwait

In 2021, CO2 emissions in Kuwait have grown 6.961 megatons, 7.64% compared to 2020.

CO2 emissions in 2021 were 98.083 megatons, making Kuwait is the 145th conutry in the ranking of countries for CO2 emissions, made up of 184 countries, in which the countries are ranked from least to most pollutant.

In addition to its total emissions of CO2 into the atmospher, which logically depend, among other variables, on the country's population, it is convenient to analyze the behavior of its emissions per inhabitant. In the table we see that per capita CO2 emissions in Kuwait, have increased in 2021, in which they have been 22.49 tons per inhabitant.

Kuwait belongs to the group of countries that emit the most CO2 per inhabitant.

Regarding evolution f CO2 emissions per 1000 dollars of GDP, which measures, for the same country, the "environmental efficiency" with which it is produced over time. In the last period, Kuwait, has emitted 0.51 kilos for every $ 1,000 of GDP, more than in 2020.

In the table we can see the evolution of CO2 emissions, which have grown since 2011, while per capita emissions have decreased and as well as CO2 emissions per $ 1,000 of GDP.

Total carbon dioxide emissions have also increased in the last five years, although in this period at least per capita emissions have been reduced.

Click on the following link to see the ranking of CO2 emissions by countries and in the Economy of Kuwait to see all the information we publish about Kuwait.


Kuwait - CO2 emission
DateCO2 Total MtCO2 Kg/1000 $CO2 Tons per capita
202198.0830.5122.49
202091.1220.4821.18
201996.7000.4622.76
201896.1270.4522.90
201796.0030.4723.21
201697.0790.4523.95
201594.4720.4524.00
201491.0590.4424.07
201392.9480.4525.83
201290.5390.4426.66
201189.6750.4628.10
201086.3370.4928.80
200983.3670.4629.57
200881.5320.4230.74
200776.1210.4030.41
200677.8760.4432.76
200575.2370.4533.05
200467.0620.4530.37
200363.0260.4629.06
200259.9680.5227.97
200157.3670.5127.20
200054.3320.4826.49
199949.7500.4625.42
199846.1650.4225.14
199741.5870.3924.24
199639.4820.3824.20
199540.1480.3924.93
199440.5710.4224.38
199334.1320.3819.21
199226.9110.4014.04
199138.5441.0418.93
199032.3820.5115.42
198966.15331.55
198856.64227.78
198747.14124.26
198643.87723.90
198540.77723.45
198436.04621.77
198335.37922.38
198232.79221.70
198130.66221.25
198032.33523.56
197934.46826.52
197830.02024.45
197726.02922.50
197626.39724.23
197525.77325.15
197430.10831.20
197336.98040.70
197241.31848.35
197140.69450.80
197038.33051.33
Kuwait - CO2 emission
Kuwait - CO2 emission