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Headline data

Data source: Federal Environment Agency

Geographic coverage: Germany

Unit of measurement: Grams per EUR, constant (2010)


The international organisations (custodian agencies) that are responsible for the respective SDG-indicator publish methodical explanations for the indicator - the so-called global metadata.

Here, national time series that fit the global metadata best as well as their comparability with the global metadata are presented. Please find further methodical and country-specific information in the related national metadata.

Time series available
  • CO₂ emissions per real GDP
  • CO₂ emissions per gross value added (price adjusted) in manufacturing industries
Comparability with the global metadata

The time series are compliant with the global metadata.

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This tab provides relevant information on the SDG indicators - such as the political target, the primary responsible organisation (custodian agency) and a link to the global metadata. The global metadata is provided by the Uited Nations Statistics Division.


By 2030, upgrade infrastructure and retrofit industries to make them sustainable, with increased resource-use efficiency and greater adoption of clean and environmentally sound technologies and industrial processes, with all countries taking action in accordance with their respective capabilities

Indicator name

CO₂ emission per unit of value added

Tier category

Tier I

Custodian agency

International Energy Agency (IEA)
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

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