Indicators of Sustainable Development for Central Asia Countries

Afghanistan - Atmospheric air

National reports, strategies and action plans

Initial National Communication to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (2013)

Second National Communication under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (2017)


Emission of greenhouse gases (CO2, CH4, Nox...), mln.t/year

Carbonic gas - CO2, mln. tn/year

Methane - CH4, thousand tn/year

Carbon oxide - CO, thousand tn/year

Emission of sulfur oxides (thousand tn/year)

Emission of nitrogen oxides Nox, thousand tn/year

Consumption of ozone depleting substance, tn/year


Ambient concentration of air pollutants, mg/cu.m

Particulate matter

Sulphur dioxide - SO2

Nitrogen dioxide - NO2

Nitrogen oxide - NO

Carbon oxide - CO

Greenhouse gas emission per capita, tn


Expenditures on air pollution abatement (% of GDP)

Participation in treaties and conventions

Development of national air quality standards and emission standarts for stationary as well as mobile sources