Radiative forcing for the main drivers of climate change, and total radiative forcing in 2011 relative to 1750
Radiative forcingaerosols positive upper graphingStandard deviation
Carbon dioxide1.820.19
Methane0.550.1
Synthetic gases0.360.04
Stratospheric ozone-0.05
Tropospheric ozone0.40.2
Nitrous oxide0.170.03
Solar irradiance0.050.05
Land use-0.15-0.1
Aerosols-0.90.1-1
2011 (total radiative forcing)2.291.04
1980 (total radiative forcing)1.250.61
1950 (total radiative forcing)0.570.28