Carbon Footprint

Scotland's carbon footprint expressed in million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent. Find out more about this indicator.

Scotland’s carbon footprint reduced by 1.3 per cent between 2018 and 2019.

Scotland’s carbon footprint in 2019 was 75.9 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (MtCO2e).  This is a reduction of 1.3 per cent over the year (from 76.9 MtCO2e in 2018) and 32.5 per cent lower than peak levels during the calendar year 2006 (112.4 MtCO2e). 

Performance Maintaining

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