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CO2 emissions Kuwait 2020

CO2 emissions fall in Kuwait

CO2 emissions, in Kuwait in 2020, have fallen 8.38 megatons, 8.52% compared to 2019.

CO2 emissions in 2020 were 89.974 megatons, making Kuwait is the 143th 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 decreased in 2020, in which they have been 20.91 tons per inhabitant.

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

If you look at 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 0.47 kilos for every $ 1,000 of GDP, the same as in 2019.

In the table we can see the evolution of CO2 emissions, which have grown in the last ten years, while per capita emissions have decreased and, on the contrary, CO2 emissions per $ 1,000 of GDP.

However, in the last five years, total emissions have decreased in Kuwait, as have emissions per capita, then the situation is improving.

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
202089.9740.4720.91
201998.3540.4723.15
201897.7410.4723.29
201798.2040.4823.74
2016102.7440.4725.35
201599.9360.4825.39
201491.4060.4424.17
201395.2090.4626.46
201285.6640.4225.23
201187.9750.4627.57
201086.2020.4928.75
200987.8700.4931.17
200881.5320.4230.74
200777.6560.4131.02
200677.8760.4432.76
200575.2370.4533.05
200466.5480.4430.14
200363.4860.4729.27
200260.6530.5228.29
200157.9400.5127.47
200054.8550.4926.75
199950.2640.4725.68
199846.5820.4325.37
199741.8490.4024.40
199639.7100.3924.34
199540.4100.3925.09
199440.8110.4224.53
199334.3090.3819.31
199227.1520.4014.16
199138.7671.0419.04
199032.6170.5215.53
198966.46631.70
198856.94827.93
198747.41124.40
198644.12924.03
198541.02823.59
198436.25821.90
198335.56522.50
198232.96921.81
198130.77121.32
198032.42523.63
197934.53026.57
197830.07324.50
197726.07222.53
197626.43124.27
197525.80125.17
197430.12031.22
197336.98940.71
197241.33048.36
197140.70350.81
197038.34051.34
Kuwait - CO2 emission
Kuwait - CO2 emission