Barbados

Barbados

Geopolitical Informations

Capital
Bridgetown
Population
284,600 (2013)
Total area
439 km2

Main legislative bodies

  • Bicameral Parliament

Latest News

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Paris deal is “irreversible” for G20 leaders, except for US

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Climate Policy Facts

Emissions

Year Total GHG Emissions Excluding LUCF ( MtCO2e) Total GHG Emissions Excluding LUCF Per Capita ( tCO2e Per Capita) Total GHG Emissions Excluding LUCF Per GDP ( tCO2e / Million $ GDP)
1990 2.85 11 844.39
1991 3.01 11.57 917.92
1992 2.81 10.77 901.55
1993 2.97 11.35 944.11
1994 2.63 10.04 805.17
1995 2.74 10.4 824.43
1996 2.77 10.5 819.43
1997 2.83 10.7 786.58
1998 3.08 11.62 823.1
1999 3.16 11.89 823.38
2000 3.15 11.8 802.17
2001 3.19 11.9 833
2002 3.2 11.89 830.6
2003 3.25 12.01 826.93
2004 3.28 12.05 821.97
2005 3.34 12.22 805.66
2006 3.37 12.27 768.87
2007 3.44 12.44 771.03
2008 3.65 13.16 816.74
2009 3.66 13.11 852.87
2010 3.55 12.65 825.16
2011 3.5 12.41 807.2

The line chart shows the country’s carbon emissions by year, expressed in million tonnes of CO2 equivalent (MtCO2e) for emission totals, and in tonnes of CO2 equivalent (tCO2e) for per capita and per dollar of GDP values. It is based on data from CAIT platform provided by the World Resource Insititute, and updated regularly with the most recent data available.

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