This dataset contains a range of climate change indicators from the World Bank (http://data.worldbank.org/indicator)

This indicator measures agricultural methane (CH4) emissions as a percentage of the total.

Measurement unit: 
% of total

This indicator measures agricultural methane emissions (CH4) in terms of thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent.

Measurement unit: 
Kiloton of CO2 equivalent

This indicator measures agricultural nitrous oxide (N20) emissions as a percentage of the total.

Measurement unit: 
% of total

This indicator measures agricultural nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions in terms of thousand metric tons of CO2 equivalent.

Measurement unit: 
Kiloton of CO2 equivalent

This indicator measures carbon dioxide (CO2) emission in kilograms per dollar (expressed at the 2011 Purchasing Parity Power) of GDP.

Measurement unit: 
Kg per 2011 PPP$ of GDP

This indicator measures carbon dioxide (CO2) emission in kilotonnes. Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement.

Measurement unit: 
Kiloton of CO2

Disaster risk reduction progress score is an average of self-assessment scores, ranging from 1 to 5 (where 5 = best) submitted by countries under Priority 1 of the Hyogo Framework National Progress

Measurement unit: 
Index (1;5)

Droughts, floods and extreme temperatures is the annual average percentage of the population that is affected by natural disasters classified as either droughts, floods, or extreme temperature even

Measurement unit: 
% of population affected (average 1990-2009)

GHG net emissions/removals by LUCF refers to changes in atmospheric levels of all greenhouse gases attributable to forest and land-use change activities, including but not limited to (1) emissions

Measurement unit: 
Million ton of CO2 equivalent

This indicator measures the percentage change in methane (CH4) emissions from 1990 levels.

Measurement unit: 
% change from 1990

This indicator measures methane (CH4) emissions in kilotonnes of CO2 equivalent.

Measurement unit: 
Kiloton of CO2 equivalent

This indicator measures the percentage change in nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions from 1990 levels.

Measurement unit: 
% change from 1990

This indicator measures nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions in kilotonnes of CO2 equivalent.

Measurement unit: 
Kiloton of CO2 equivalent

Rural land area below 5m is the percentage of total land where the rural land elevation is 5 meters or less.

Measurement unit: 
% of total land area

Rural land area below 5m is the total rural land area in square kilometers where the elevation is 5 meters or less.

Measurement unit: 
Sq Km

Rural population below 5m is the percentage of the total population, living in areas where the elevation is 5 meters or less.

Measurement unit: 
% of total population

This indicator measures the percentage change in total greenhouse gas emissions compared to 1990 levels.

Measurement unit: 
% change from 1990

This indicator measures total greenhouse gas in kilotonnes of CO2 equivalent.

Measurement unit: 
Kiloton of CO2 equivalent
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