Canada Climate Opinion 2013

2011 Emissions Map

This map shows 2011 emissions. Quebec (10.0), Ontario (12.8) and British Columbia (12.8) lead the way. Saskatchewan (69.7) and Alberta (64.5) bring up the rear.

On map: per capita emission in tonnes/capita.
2011 Emissions
Province Emissions (t/capita)
Newfoundland and Labrador15.3
Prince Edward Island18.3
Nova Scotia21.6
New Brunswick24.6
Quebec10.0
Ontario12.8
Manitoba15.9
Saskatchewan69.7
Alberta64.5
British Columbia12.8
Territories17.7

Tonnes/capita CO2e (equivalent carbon dioxide) is an accepted measure that includes CO2 emissions and adds in other GHGs, converted into the amount of CO2 which would produce the same global warming impact.

Reference: Canada's Emissions Trends, Environment Canada, October 2013 [PDF]