United States: Per Capita Climate Debt $6,870 (Ranked 8) – Fossil CO2 Emissions

In 2024, United States is responsible for 29.26% of the Global Climate Debt accumulated since 2000. Below are some key figures in the calculations.

Per Capita Climate Debt, Ranked 8
Climate Damage Pricing $6,884.93   Per Capita
Climate Damage Pricing, Total $2,294,662,559,421   Total
Climate Funds (Damage paid for) $14.83   Per Capita
Climate Funds, Total (Damage paid for) $4,943,000,000   Total
Climate Debt, Total $2,289,719,559,421   Total
Price per tons CO₂ emitted since 2000 $17.18   Per Ton
Climate Debt reduced by Funds 0.22%
Climate Debt as share of GDP+ 11.7%
Biodiversity Loss 30.7%
Nuclear+ as share of CO₂ 1992-1999 2.4%
Nuclear+ as share of CO₂ since 2000 2.9%
Climate Debt $6,870   Per Capita
Climate Debt, Total $2,289.720   Billion


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