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CO2 emissions by country and region

Data table via SPARQL Published 24 Jun 2013 Last modified 02 Jun 2021
World bank data on Semantic Data Service

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country region co2kt
"World" "" ""
"Afghanistan"@en "South Asia"@en "6314.574"^^<>
"Albania"@en "Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)"@en "3006.94"^^<>
"Algeria"@en "Middle East & North Africa (all income levels)"@en "121311.694"^^<>
"Andorra"@en "Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)"@en "517.047"^^<>
"Angola"@en "Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)"@en "26655.423"^^<>
"Antigua and Barbuda"@en "Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)"@en "462.042"^^<>
"Argentina"@en "Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)"@en "174717.882"^^<>
"Armenia"@en "Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)"@en "4492.075"^^<>
"Aruba"@en "Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)"@en "2295.542"^^<>

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PREFIX rdfs: <>
PREFIX dimension: <>
PREFIX measure: <>
PREFIX xsd:  <>
PREFIX skos: <>
PREFIX qb: <>
PREFIX year: <>
PREFIX bank: <>
PREFIX en-atm-co2e-kt: <>
PREFIX dataset: <>

  GRAPH <> {
    ?spc qb:dataSet en-atm-co2e-kt: .
    ?spc a qb:Observation.
    ?spc dimension:timePeriod  "2009-01-01"^^xsd:date .

    ?spc measure:obsValue ?co2kt.
    ?spc dimension:refArea  ?area.
    ?area skos:prefLabel ?country .
    ?area bank:region ?uregion .
    ?uregion skos:prefLabel ?region
  } UNION {
    {{ SELECT DISTINCT "World" AS ?region ?country
       WHERE {
         GRAPH <> {
           ?spc qb:dataSet en-atm-co2e-kt: .
           ?spc a qb:Observation.
           ?spc dimension:timePeriod  "2009-01-01"^^xsd:date .
           ?spc dimension:refArea  ?x.
         ?x bank:region ?uregion .
         ?uregion skos:prefLabel ?country .
  } UNION {
    {{ SELECT "World" AS ?country
       WHERE {}
} ORDER BY ?country

Error when running query:

Error. Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/Products.ZSPARQLMethod-2.3-py2.7.egg/Products/ZSPARQLMethod/", line 287, in run_with_timeout
    ret = func(*args, **kwargs)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/Products.ZSPARQLMethod-2.3-py2.7.egg/Products/ZSPARQLMethod/", line 215, in query_and_get_result
    result = sparql.query(*args, timeout = kwargs.get("timeout", 0) or 0)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 747, in query
    return s.query(query, timeout, raw=raw)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 416, in query
    return q.query(query, timeout, raw=raw)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 571, in query
    response = self._request(statement, timeout)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 561, in _request
    response = self._build_response(query, opener, buf, timeout)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 543, in _build_response
    timeout if timeout > 0 else None)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/sparql_client-3.8-py2.7.egg/", line 514, in _get_response
    response =, timeout=timeout)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 429, in open
    response = self._open(req, data)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 447, in _open
    '_open', req)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 407, in _call_chain
    result = func(*args)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 1241, in https_open
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 1201, in do_open
    r = h.getresponse(buffering=True)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 1148, in getresponse
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 448, in begin
    version, status, reason = self._read_status()
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 404, in _read_status
    line = self.fp.readline(_MAXLINE + 1)
  File "/usr/local/lib/python2.7/", line 480, in readline
    data = self._sock.recv(self._rbufsize)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/eventlet-0.21.0-py2.7.egg/eventlet/green/", line 194, in recv
    return self._base_recv(buflen, flags, into=False)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/eventlet-0.21.0-py2.7.egg/eventlet/green/", line 227, in _base_recv
    read =
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/eventlet-0.21.0-py2.7.egg/eventlet/green/", line 139, in read
    super(GreenSSLSocket, self).read, *args, **kwargs)
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/eventlet-0.21.0-py2.7.egg/eventlet/green/", line 119, in _call_trampolining
    timeout_exc=timeout_exc('timed out'))
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/eventlet-0.21.0-py2.7.egg/eventlet/hubs/", line 163, in trampoline
    return hub.switch()
  File "/plone/buildout-cache/eggs/eventlet-0.21.0-py2.7.egg/eventlet/hubs/", line 295, in switch
    return self.greenlet.switch()
SSLError: ('timed out',)


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