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Global per capita greenhouse gas emissions by country 2018

Australia had the highest greenhouse gas emissions per inhabitant of all OECD nations in 2018, at 22.4 metric tons per capita. This was followed by the United States and Canada, who produced 20.3 and 19.7 metric tons per capita respectively.

Per capita greenhouse gas emissions in 2018, by select country (in metric tons per capita)*

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* Excludes land-use, land-use change, and forestry.
** Figures for Columbia from 2014; Indonesia from 2016; Mexico from 2015; and South Korea from 2016

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