Published: 28 March 2019

Finland’s greenhouse gas emissions 2017 to the EU and the UNFCCC

In 2017, Finland's greenhouse gas emissions without the LULUCF sector amounted to 55.4 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (mil. t CO2 eq.), being 15.9 million tonnes less than in the comparison year 1990. Emissions from the non-emissions trading sector were below the annual emission allocations set by the EU by 0.1 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent. The data are based on the reporting of emission data for 2017 to the EU and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Total emissions were revised 0.1 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent downwards compared with the preliminary data published in December 2018.

Finland's greenhouse gas emissions and removals by sector (emissions are positive and removals negative figures)

Finland's greenhouse gas emissions and removals by sector (emissions are positive and removals negative figures)

Revised emission data can be found more specified in the database table .


Source: Greenhouse gas inventory unit. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Päivi Lindh 029 551 3778 , Pia Forsell 029 551 2937, kasvihuonekaasut@stat.fi

Director in charge: Ville Vertanen

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Tables

Tables in databases

Revisions in these statistics

Updated 28.3.2019

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Greenhouse gases [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-6065. 2017. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 22.9.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/khki/2017/khki_2017_2019-03-28_tie_001_en.html