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Indicator NameCO2 emissions (kg per PPP $ of GDP)
Long definitionCarbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas fuels and gas flaring.
SourceCarbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee, United States.
TopicEnvironment: Emissions
Aggregation methodWeighted Average
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License TypeCC BY-4.0