Table 4: Nitrous oxide emissions in Finland 1990, 1995, 1997–2007 (1000 t) by emission category

Emission category Year
1990 1995 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Energy industries 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.1 1.0 0.8 1.1 1.1
Manufacturing and construction 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Transport 0.6 0.9 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 2.0 2.0 2.1
Industrial processes 5.3 4.7 4.7 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.2 4.3 4.5 4.8 5.2 4.6 4.8
Solvents andother product use 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
Manure management 2.1 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.6
Agricultural soils 13.9 12.3 11.7 11.4 11.1 11.3 11.1 10.9 10.8 10.5 10.4 10.3 10.3
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
Heating of buildings, other fuel use in agriculture,forestry andfisheries 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 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
Other fuel use 1.4 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.0 0.9 1.0 0.9
Land use, land usechange and forestry 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
Total 25.6 23.3 23.1 22.6 22.2 22.4 22.1 22.2 22.6 22.6 22.7 22.4 22.4
1) Notation 0.0 means that the value of the quantity is less than half of the unit of measurement used.

Source: Greenhouse gas inventory unit, Statistics Finland

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Updated 24.04.2009

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Greenhouse gases [e-publication].
ISSN=1797-6065. 2007, Table 4: Nitrous oxide emissions in Finland 1990, 1995, 1997–2007 (1000 t) by emission category . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 4.12.2021].
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