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African Countries' Share of Global Historic CO2 emissions (1854-2004

)
Compiled by Prof. Dan Rabinowitz, Dept. of Sociology and anthropology, TAU and CEU

country
South Africa
Egypt
Nigeria
Algeria
Lybia
Morrocco
Zimbabwe
Tunisia
Kenya
Angola
Sudan
Zambia
Congo (DRC)

World rank (Qt.)
13
41
49
50
65
71
77
85
96
103
106
107
108

Total africa 12
Total Africa 11 (-SA)
Total World

Histor. Emiss. (1)

Prop. of Glob. Emiss.

Prop. of global pop.

Histor. Emiss. Index

13,271.30
3,079.10
2,179.30
2,161.20
1,158.30
812.3
614.2
490.2
285.3
249.7
203.1
178.8
170.4

0.93%
0.21%
0.15%
0.15%
0.08%
0.05%
0.04%
0.03%
0.02%
0.02%
0.01%
0.01%
0.01%

0.67%
1.22%
2.05%
0.50%
0.91%
0.51%
0.19%
0.16%
0.56%
0.19%
0.60%
0.17%
1.00%

1.39
0.17
0.07
0.3
0.08
0.98
0.21
0.18
0.04
0.1
0.02
0.06
0.01

24,853.20
11,581.90
1,412,537.90

1.75%
0.82%
100%

8.71%
8.04%
100%

0.201
0.101
100%

(1) Million tons CO2
sources:
  Historic emmissions figures:  WRI – Google Docs
World population figures: The world Factbook 2008
For a (Hebrew only) table showing the Historical Emissions Index for the 15 top emitters see
http://tinyurl.com/3yb79to