Share of global Climate Debt

The table below shows 163 countries’ Climate Debt as share of the global Climate Debt, accumulated since 2000, in 2017, 2015 and 2010.

Note: August 2017 the source of CO2 Emissions per capita as an indicator in ClimatePositions has been replaced with EDGAR instead of Global Carbon Budget. Read this ‘Article‘.


Share of global Share of global Share of global
. Climate Debt 2017 Climate Debt 2015 Climate Debt 2010
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United States 33.36% 34.54% 45.15%
China 18.07% 15.93% 7.91%
Japan 4.80% 4.71% 6.25%
Russia 4.02% 3.73% 2.61%
South Korea 3.77% 3.73% 3.77%
Saudi Arabia 3.41% 3.24% 1.41%
Canada 3.30% 3.50% 4.09%
Australia 2.97% 3.09% 3.78%
Germany 2.64% 2.51% 2.30%
Qatar 1.98% 2.34% 0.88%
Kuwait 1.68% 1.95% 1.38%
Iran 1.59% 1.69% 1.29%
France 1.30% 1.28% 1.70%
Italy 1.11% 1.26% 1.69%
United Kingdom 1.04% 1.18% 1.69%
United Arab Emirates 1.01% 1.04% 0.81%
Spain 0.98% 1.14% 1.80%
Malaysia 0.86% 0.86% 0.73%
Netherlands 0.79% 0.82% 0.90%
Oman 0.75% 0.81% 0.35%
Kazakhstan 0.75% 0.74% 0.26%
Turkey 0.72% 0.61% 0.52%
Mexico 0.70% 0.73% 0.72%
South Africa 0.65% 0.69% 0.61%
Poland 0.46% 0.43% 0.29%
Belgium 0.45% 0.49% 0.58%
Brazil 0.43% 0.43% 0.42%
Indonesia 0.41% 0.43% 0.28%
Austria 0.41% 0.42% 0.48%
Venezuela 0.39% 0.40% 0.29%
Argentina 0.37% 0.36% 0.28%
Thailand 0.36% 0.36% 0.29%
Czech Republic 0.32% 0.28% 0.33%
Finland 0.29% 0.31% 0.44%
Norway 0.26% 0.28% 0.31%
Trinidad and Tobago 0.25% 0.27% 0.25%
Greece 0.23% 0.29% 0.44%
Ireland 0.23% 0.23% 0.35%
Singapore 0.22% 0.20% 0.13%
Chile 0.16% 0.15% 0.12%
Portugal 0.16% 0.18% 0.25%
Turkmenistan 0.15% 0.14% 0.07%
Egypt 0.15% 0.17% 0.10%
Israel 0.15% 0.16% 0.18%
New Zealand 0.14% 0.15% 0.21%
Switzerland 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
Sweden 0.12% 0.15% 0.15%
Algeria 0.12% 0.11% 0.05%
Luxembourg 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
Brunei 0.11% 0.10% 0.08%
Libya 0.10% 0.15% 0.15%
Denmark 0.09% 0.10% 0.09%
Bahrain 0.07% 0.07% 0.04%
Serbia 0.06% 0.06% 0.08%
Slovakia 0.06% 0.05% 0.05%
Estonia 0.06% 0.05% 0.02%
Hungary 0.06% 0.06% 0.07%
Slovenia 0.06% 0.06% 0.08%
Iraq 0.06% 0.03% 0%
Belarus 0.05% 0.04% 0%
Bulgaria 0.05% 0.04% 0.03%
Croatia 0.05% 0.05% 0.07%
Ukraine 0.04% 0.03% 0%
Bosnia and Herz. 0.04% 0.04% 0.04%
Romania 0.04% 0.03% 0.04%
Uzbekistan 0.03% 0.03% 0.02%
Lebanon 0.03% 0.03% 0.02%
Ecuador 0.03% 0.03% 0.03%
Cyprus 0.03% 0.03% 0.04%
Equatorial Guinea 0.02% 0.03% 0.03%
Dominican Republic 0.02% 0.02% 0.01%
Vietnam 0.01% 0.01% 0%
Jordan 0.01% 0.02% 0.01%
Panama 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Mongolia 0.01% 0.01% 0.00%
Gabon 0.01% 0.01% 0.00%
Tunisia 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Bahamas 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Macedonia 0.01% 0.01% 0.00%
Botswana 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Jamaica 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Mauritius 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Honduras 0.00% 0.00% 0.01%
Suriname 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Barbados 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Guyana 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Bolivia 0.00% 0.00% 0%
Uruguay 0.00% 0.00% 0%
Papua New Guinea 0.00% 0.00% 0%
Tonga 0.00% 0% 0%
Afghanistan 0% 0% 0%
Angola 0% 0% 0%
Armenia 0% 0% 0%
Azerbaijan 0% 0% 0%
Bangladesh 0% 0% 0%
Benin 0% 0% 0%
Bhutan 0% 0% 0%
Burkina Faso 0% 0% 0%
Burundi 0% 0% 0%
Cambodia 0% 0% 0%
Cameroon 0% 0% 0%
Central African Rep. 0% 0% 0%
Chad 0% 0% 0%
Colombia 0% 0% 0%
Comoros 0% 0% 0%
Congo (Brazzaville) 0% 0% 0%
Costa Rica 0% 0% 0%
Côte d’Ivoire 0% 0% 0%
Cuba 0% 0% 0%
Dem. Rep. Congo 0% 0% 0%
Eritrea 0% 0% 0%
Ethiopia 0% 0% 0%
Fiji 0% 0% 0%
Gambia 0% 0% 0%
Georgia 0% 0% 0%
Ghana 0% 0% 0%
Guinea 0% 0% 0%
Guinea-Bissau 0% 0% 0%
Haiti 0% 0% 0%
India 0% 0% 0%
Kenya 0% 0% 0%
Kyrgyzstan 0% 0% 0%
Laos 0% 0% 0%
Latvia 0% 0% 0%
Liberia 0% 0% 0%
Lithuania 0% 0% 0%
Madagascar 0% 0% 0%
Malawi 0% 0% 0%
Mali 0% 0% 0%
Mauritania 0% 0% 0%
Moldova 0% 0% 0%
Mozambique 0% 0% 0%
Myanmar (Burma) 0% 0% 0%
Namibia 0% 0% 0%
Nepal 0% 0% 0%
Nicaragua 0% 0% 0%
Niger 0% 0% 0%
Nigeria 0% 0% 0%
Pakistan 0% 0% 0%
Paraguay 0% 0% 0%
Peru 0% 0% 0%
Philippines 0% 0% 0%
Rwanda 0% 0% 0%
Samoa 0% 0% 0%
Sao Tome and Principe 0% 0% 0%
Senegal 0% 0% 0%
Sierra Leone 0% 0% 0%
Solomon Islands 0% 0% 0%
Sri Lanka 0% 0% 0%
Sudan 0% 0% 0%
Swaziland 0% 0% 0%
Tajikistan 0% 0% 0%
Tanzania 0% 0% 0%
Timor-Leste 0% 0% 0%
Togo 0% 0% 0%
Uganda 0% 0% 0%
Yemen 0% 0% 0%
Zambia 0% 0% 0%
Zimbabwe 0% 0% 0%
Albania 0% 0% 0.00%
El Salvador 0% 0% 0.00%
Morocco 0% 0.00% 0.00%
Guatemala 0% 0.00% 0%