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Table 4 Average annual emissions by source class and by GFED region for the GFED4s, FAOSTAT (C6), and previous FAOSTAT (C5.1) datasets (in Tg CO2eq year−1) along with some basic statistics

From: New estimates of greenhouse gas emissions from biomass burning and peat fires using MODIS Collection 6 burned areas

  Savanna, grassland, and shrubland Deforestation and forest degradation Boreal and temperate forest Peatland All classes combined
Dataset →→ GFED4s FAOSTAT (C6) FAOSTAT (C5.1) GFED4s FAOSTAT (C6) FAOSTAT (C5.1) GFED4s FAOSTAT (C6) FAOSTAT (C5.1) GFED4s FAOSTAT (C6) FAOSTAT (C5.1) GFED4s FAOSTAT (C6) FAOSTAT (C5.1)
Region ↓↓
BONA 0 13 13 0 0 0 204 75 95 13 68 57 217 156 180
TENA 17 17 16 0 1 0 26 43 29 0 107 46 42 169 103
CEAM 46 16 11 30 45 19 0 18 4 0 2 1 76 82 35
NHSA 74 48 25 21 29 10 0 4 2 0 27 7 95 110 46
SHSA 491 281 184 475 270 174 12 67 29 0 12 5 979 630 394
EURO 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 9 4 0 2 1 3 13 7
MIDE 0 6 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 8 6
NHAF 1373 1299 1232 68 92 90 0 21 52 0 229 129 1440 1641 1536
SHAF 2270 1671 1317 135 183 322 0 57 32 0 569 386 2404 2480 2156
BOAS 3 46 31 0 0 0 361 259 176 4 111 57 368 416 280
CEAS 62 79 66 1 0 0 36 52 20 0 10 4 100 142 91
SEAS 212 67 44 127 198 91 23 135 40 0 6 2 362 405 177
EQAS 51 5 3 205 80 62 0 3 3 217 292 166 474 396 278
AUST 349 904 710 6 1 1 32 44 30 0 1 1 388 951 742
GLOBAL 5011 4455 3660 1109 899 768 752 787 518 244 1459 1086 7115 7600 6032
Statistics on “GLOBAL” figures
STDEV 365 637 472 387 211 178 255 173 138 243 258 195 656 709 502
CV 0.073 0.143 0.129 0.349 0.235 0.232 0.339 0.219 0.267 0.997 0.176 0.179 0.092 0.093 0.083