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Countries by CO₂ emissions in 2020

According to the analysis of the scientific literature accomplished by the IPCC, CO2 is the most significant anthropogenic greenhouse gas. 

The top 10 most considerable emitter nations account for 67.6 percent of the world total. Since 2006, China has been emitting more carbon dioxide than any other nation

The graph below shows countries scaled by CO₂ emissions in 2020.

Countries scaled by CO₂ emissions

Top 10 countries by total CO2 emissions:

  1. China - 11.68 billion tonnes
  2. United States - 4.54 billion tonnes
  3. India - 2.41 billion tonnes
  4. Russia - 1.67 billion tonnes
  5. Japan - 1.06 billion tonnes
  6. Iran - 0.69 billion tonnes
  7. Germany - 0.64 billion tonnes
  8. South Korea - 0.62 billion tonnes
  9. Saudi Arabia - 0.59 billion tonnes
  10. Indonesia - 0.57 billion tonnes

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