Field Detail
Code MDG-7.2.3
MDG code MDG-7.2.3
Name CO2 emissions, per $1 GDP (PPP) (kg)
Definition Total CO2 emissions divided by the total value of the gross domestic product (GDP) expressed in purchasing power parities (PPPs).
Calculation/Formula Total CO2 emissions / GDP
Unit of Measure Kg
Policy Linkages National Development plans, Climate change strategies
Preferred Data Sources Global Monitoring data - UNFCCC Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Primary Data Collection System Survey - International Agency / Global Monitoring
Frequency of Data Collection Annual
SPC Responsibility - Data Management SDP
SPC Programme SDP
Numerator Total CO2 emissions
Denominator GDP
Other Metadata Link http://mdgs.un.org/unsd/mdg/Metadata.aspx