Table 2.

GMSLR commitments in 2100 and 2300 for CO2 emission shares of the 5 highest-emitting countries over the specific IPCC (1991–2030) and Paris (2016–2030) accounting periods

CO2 emissions, GtC2100 GMSLR, cm2300 GMSLR, cm
1991–2030, IPCC period2016–2030, Paris period1991–2030, IPCC period2016–2030, Paris period1991–2030, IPCC period2016–2030, Paris period
Top 52209512.3 (9.2 to 16.7)5.3 (4.0 to 7.0)26.2 (18.5 to 37.8)11.8 (8.4 to 16.9)
 China83444.6 (3.5 to 6.2)2.4 (1.8 to 3.2)10.0 (7.0 to 14.3)5.5 (3.8 to 7.7)
 USA59213.1 (2.4 to 4.3)1.1 (0.8 to 1.5)6.8 (4.8 to 9.8)2.5 (1.8 to 3.6)
 EU2841132.2 (1.6 to 3.0)0.7 (0.5 to 0.9)4.7 (3.3 to 6.8)1.5 (1.1 to 2.2)
 India19111.2 (0.9 to 1.6)0.6 (0.5 to 0.8)2.4 (1.7 to 3.5)1.4 (1.0 to 2.0)
 Russia1871.2 (0.9 to 1.7)0.5 (0.4 to 0.7)2.4 (1.7 to 3.5)1.0 (0.7 to 1.4)
  • IPCC AR5-consistent GMSLR median projections and 66% ranges are provided relative to the 1986–2005 average. GMSLR contributions and estimates for anthropogenic CO2 emissions including land use are calculated for the 5 highest-emitting countries individually and in an aggregated way (Top 5).