Footprint: 1961 vs 2007
Southeast Asia: most rapid increase in carbon footprintThe carbon footprint of the OECD is by far the largest of all regions and has increased 10-fold since 1961.
The total carbon footprint other regions is smaller, but has increased more rapidly:
- more than 100-fold in ASEAN countries
- 30-fold in African Union countries
- 20-fold in BRIC countries.