Carbon Budgets of Provinces/Territories

Canada's 13 provinces and territories have different emissions and shares of the global carbon budget.

We have created a number of charts to illustrate the differences. (The data used for these charts is available here.)

This chart illustrates the different population share carbon budgets for each province or territory.

Population share of carbon budget by province

This following chart illustrates the number of years that each province has remaining in their population share of the global carbon budget if they continue emitting greenhouse gases at their 2016 rate.

Remaining years in provinces carbon budget