SPI, GDP and CO₂ emissions

Social Progress Index and CO₂ emissions per capita


The graph shows the relationship between the Social Progress Index and consumption based CO₂ emissions per capita.

  • Animate the graphic to track the trajectory of countries over time.

  • It is possible to highlight multiple countries by clicking on them. Double click (on empty spots) to refresh selection.

  • Hover the cursor over the dots to visualize country details.

  • The size of the dots corresponds to the size of the population and the horizontal dashed line represents the average CO₂ emissions necessary level to keep the temperature increase below 1.5°C by 2030.

Gross Domestic Product per capita and consumption based CO₂ emissions per capita