South Korea's CO2 emissions: fossil fuel & industrial purposes 1990-2018

This statistic displays the volume of carbon dioxide emissions in South Korea based on fossil fuel and industrial purposes from 1990 to 2018. In 2018, emissions related to fossil fuel and industrial purposes in South Korea reached some 695.4 million metric tons of carbon dioxide.

Carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuel and industrial purposes in South Korea from 1990 to 2018 (in megatons)*

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South Korea

Survey time period

1990 to 2018

Supplementary notes

* Numbers have been rounded. Emission totals of fossil fuel use and industrial processes (cement production, carbonate use of limestone and dolomite, non-energy use of fossil fuels and other combustion). Short-cycle and large-scale biomass burning are excluded.

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