Table 4.Nitrous oxide emissions in Finland 1990, 1995–2008 (1000 t) by emission category

  1990 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Energy industries 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.1 1.0 0.8 1.1 1.1 1.0
Manufacturing and construction 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Transport 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Industrial processes 5.3 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.2 4.3 4.5 4.8 5.2 4.6 4.8 5.0
Solvents and other product use 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Manure management 1.6 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.4
Agricultural soils 12.8 11.7 11.7 11.4 11.2 10.9 11.2 11.2 11.2 11.2 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.5
Waste 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Heating of buildings, other fuel use in agriculture, forestry and fisheries 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Fugitive emissions from fuels 1) 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 0.0 0.0
Other fuel use 1.4 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.0 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.8
Land use, land-use change and forestry (LULUCF) 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4
Total 24.0 22,0 22.1 21,9 21.3 20.9 21.1 21.0 21.2 21.7 21.7 21.8 21.5 21.5 22.0
1) Notation 0.0 means that the value of the quantity is less than 0.05

Source: Greenhouse gas inventory unit, Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.04.2010

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Greenhouse gases [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-6065. 2008, Table 4.Nitrous oxide emissions in Finland 1990, 1995–2008 (1000 t) by emission category . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 7.5.2021].
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