Global CO2 emissions from 1751 to 2011* (in million metric tons)

  Emissions in million metric tons
1751 11
1781 18.34
1811 40.34
1841 124.68
1871 572.05
1901 2,024.18
1931 3,446.98
1961 9,460.86
1991 22,856.41
2001 25,408.64
2011** 34,729.62
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The statistic represents the global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil-fuel burning, cement manufacture, and gas flaring between 1751 and 2011. Globally, about 25.4 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide were emitted in 2001. Over the past decade, carbon dioxide emissions increased by around 8.7 billion metric tons.

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http://www.statista.com/statistics/264699/worldwide-co2-emissions/