Comoros, with a population of 850,886 and an urban population of 248,152, accounting for approximately 29.16% of the total, has produced 298,171 tons of CO2 in 2022. This translates to a per capita CO2 emissions of 0.36 tons, indicating that each individual generates around 0.36 tons of CO2 annually.
To assess the impact of economic activity on CO2 emissions, it is crucial to consider the Carbon Intensity of GDP. In the case of Comoros, the Carbon Intensity of GDP is 0.25 kg of CO2 per International dollar ($USD) of economic output produced.
Comparatively, this figure is lower than that of the USA (0.3 kg) and China (0.57 kg), suggesting a relatively lower carbon intensity in Comoros’ economic activities.
Comoros Total CO2 emissions by source
How much do coal, oil, gas, cement and flaring contribute to CO2 emissions in Comoros?
In 2022, Comoros recorded a total of 298,171 metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions. The primary source of these emissions was oil, accounting for the entire amount.
This highlights the significant reliance on oil in the country’s economy and the resulting CO2 emissions.
However, there were no emissions from coal, gas, cement, or flaring in Comoros during this period.
The relationship between these emissions and the country’s GDP remains unexplored.
What fraction of world fossil co2 emissions does Comoros accounts?
Comoros is the 195th largest emitter of CO2 in the world. It represents 0.000% of global CO2 emissions.
CO2 emissions from oil in Comoros
In Comoros, oil usage resulted in the production of 298,171 tons of CO2, accounting for 100% of the total CO2 emissions.