Global CO2 emissions share from fuel combustion by sector 2016

Distribution of carbon dioxide emissions from fuel combustion worldwide in 2016, by sector

Global CO2 emissions share from fuel combustion by sector 2016 This statistic gives a breakdown of global carbon dioxide emissions derived from fuel combustion in 2016, by sector. Carbon dioxide emissions generated within the transportation sector accounted for 24 percent of total carbon dioxide emissions that year.
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Distribution of carbon dioxide emissions from fuel combustion worldwide in 2016, by sector

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Share of CO² emissions
Electricity and heat generation42%
Transportation24%
Industry19%
Buildings8%
Other*7%
Share of CO² emissions
Electricity and heat generation42%
Transportation24%
Industry19%
Buildings8%
Other*7%
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This statistic gives a breakdown of global carbon dioxide emissions derived from fuel combustion in 2016, by sector. Carbon dioxide emissions generated within the transportation sector accounted for 24 percent of total carbon dioxide emissions that year.
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