Global agricultural production GHG emissions by food product 2017

Greenhouse gas emissions of agricultural production worldwide in 2017, by food product (in grams of carbon dioxide equivalent per kilocalorie)

by T. Wang, last edited Dec 6, 2018
Global agricultural production GHG emissions by food product 2017 This statistic depicts the greenhouse gas emissions of agricultural production worldwide in 2017, by food product. In that year, beef and mutton products accounted for some 22 grams of carbon dioxide equivalent per kilocalorie.
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Greenhouse gas emissions of agricultural production worldwide in 2017, by food product (in grams of carbon dioxide equivalent per kilocalorie)

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Emissions in grams of carbon dioxide equivalent per kilocalorie
Beef/mutton22.01
Poultry3.73
Pork3.51
Eggs2.14
Dairy1.82
Fresh produce0.81
Rice0.45
Wheat0.22
Maize0.11
Pulses0.05
Emissions in grams of carbon dioxide equivalent per kilocalorie
Beef/mutton22.01
Poultry3.73
Pork3.51
Eggs2.14
Dairy1.82
Fresh produce0.81
Rice0.45
Wheat0.22
Maize0.11
Pulses0.05
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by T. Wang, last edited Dec 6, 2018
This statistic depicts the greenhouse gas emissions of agricultural production worldwide in 2017, by food product. In that year, beef and mutton products accounted for some 22 grams of carbon dioxide equivalent per kilocalorie.
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