Table 1: Greenhouse gas emissions in Finland (million t CO2-eq.) by gas, emission category and year

Gas Emission category Year
    1990 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Carbon dioxide Total without LULUCF-sector 56.7 58.0 64.0 62.6 59.4 58.9 57.0 62.2 64.7 72.3 68.5 56.7 68.1
Total 38.2 40.4 37.2 41.7 41.3 38.7 36.5 38.2 39.3 46.5 41.5 25.2 34.6
Energy industries 19.1 23.9 29.6 27.2 23.9 23.4 21.9 27.2 29.9 36.8 32.6 21.7 32.5
Manufacturing and construction 13.2 12.1 12.0 12.2 11.9 11.9 11.9 11.5 11.2 11.5 11.6 11.3 11.5
Transport 12.6 11.8 11.8 12.4 12.5 12.7 12.6 12.7 13.0 13.1 13.5 13.5 13.7
Heating of buildings, other fuel use in agriculture, forestry and fisheries 7.0 5.7 5.8 5.8 5.9 5.8 5.5 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.4 5.2 5.0
Industrial processes 3.3 3.0 3.3 3.6 3.5 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.8 3.9 3.7 3.9
Solvents and other product use 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Fugitive emissions from fuels 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other fuel use 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.2 1.2 1.3
LULUCF-sector -18.5 -17.6 -26.8 -20.9 -18.0 -20.2 -20.5 -24.0 -25.4 -25.9 -27.0 -31.5 -33.5
Methane Total 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.3 5.1 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.5
Energy industries 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Manufacturing and construction 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Transport 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Heating of buildings, other fuel use in agriculture, forestry and fisheries 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Industrial processes 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Enteric fermentation 1.9 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6
Manure management 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Waste 3.8 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.0 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.3 2.3
Fugitive emissions from fuels 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other fuel use 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
LULUCF-sector 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nitrous oxide Total 7.9 7.2 7.1 7.1 6.9 6.8 6.9 6.8 6.8 6.9 6.9 7.0 6.9
Energy industries 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Manufacturing and construction 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Transport 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6
Heating of buildings, other fuel use in agriculture, forestry and fisheries 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Industrial processes 1.7 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.4
Solvents and other product use 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Manure management 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Agricultural soils 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.2 3.2
Waste 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Fugitive emissions from fuels 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other fuel use 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
LULUCF-sector 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
PFCs Total 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Industrial processes 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sulphur hexafluoride Total 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Industrial processes 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
HFCs Total 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.7
Industrial processes 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.7
Total Total without LULUCF-sector 70.9 71.3 77.3 75.8 72.3 71.7 69.8 75.0 77.1 84.8 80.8 69.0 80.3
Total 52.5 53.8 50.5 54.9 54.3 51.6 49.3 51.0 51.7 59.0 53.8 37.6 46.8
Energy industries 19.2 24.1 29.8 27.4 24.2 23.7 22.1 27.5 30.3 37.2 32.9 22.0 32.9
Manufacturing and construction 13.4 12.3 12.2 12.4 12.1 12.1 12.1 11.6 11.3 11.7 11.8 11.5 11.7
Transport 12.8 12.2 12.2 12.8 13.0 13.2 13.1 13.3 13.5 13.7 14.1 14.1 14.4
Heating of buildings, other fuel use in agriculture, forestry and fisheries 7.3 6.0 6.1 6.1 6.2 6.1 5.7 5.9 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.3
Industrial processes 5.1 4.6 5.0 5.3 5.2 5.4 5.5 5.7 5.4 5.9 6.2 6.2 6.1
Solvents and other product use 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Enteric fermentation 1.9 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6
Manure management 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8
Agricultural soils 4.3 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.2 3.2
Waste 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.3 3.2 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.4 2.5
Fugitive emissions from fuels 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Other fuel use 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.5 1.4 1.5
LULUCF-sector -18.4 -17.5 -26.8 -20.9 -18.0 -20.1 -20.5 -24.0 -25.4 -25.8 -27.0 -31.5 -33.4
  • Notation 0.0 means that the value of the quantity is less than half of the unit of measurement used. LULUCF is the land use, land-use change and forestry sector.

Source: Greenhouse gas inventory unit, Statistics Finland

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Updated 18.4.2008

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Greenhouse gases [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-6065. 2006, Table 1: Greenhouse gas emissions in Finland (million t CO2-eq.) by gas, emission category and year . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 21.10.2019].
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