Uganda

Uganda

Geopolitical Informations

Capital
Kampala
Population
37.58 million (2013)
Total area
241,038 km2

Main legislative bodies

  • Parliament of Uganda

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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 17.78 1.01 1558.81
1991 17.96 0.99 1491.92
1992 18.13 0.96 1456.06
1993 18.28 0.94 1355.21
1994 18.37 0.91 1279.71
1995 18.75 0.90 1171.69
1996 18.85 0.88 1079.87
1997 18.86 0.85 1028.05
1998 19.04 0.84 989.29
1999 19.08 0.81 917.29
2000 19.18 0.79 894.11
2001 20.38 0.81 903.28
2002 21.54 0.83 878.05
2003 22.70 0.85 868.82
2004 23.95 0.86 858.46
2005 25.50 0.89 859.43
2006 26.05 0.88 792.50
2007 26.70 0.87 749.31
2008 26.91 0.85 694.78
2009 27.30 0.83 657.07
2010 27.90 0.82 634.27
2011 27.60 0.79 588.66

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.

By selecting or deselecting each item, you can compare or give prominence to particular emission trends.

 

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National Policy

 

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International Policy

General features

 

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