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that any statistical anomaly any margin of error could account for the same amount of annual emissions of the whole country likely , thinking communist creek and they weren't exactly known for its transparency and complicating things are the hundreds of organizations which collect information on the mainland and don't always agree with each other there are vast numbers of power plants dams back numbers of and party field they have got amount forest they have vast numbers of industrial facilities and it's a huge challenge to measure it many of these industrial facilities are also trying to avoid a government scrutiny in order to avoid any rules when it comes to cutting pollution so it's also a challenge for the staff in China statistical purists not only at the central government level but also a local government county level as religion rebel many of whom don't have the experience in collecting data on often provide duplicated numbers and they don't really have the skills to measure it China's recognized the problem in this country auditors and publish carbon data more regularly the last time dating coughed up a greenhouse gas figure was two thousand and five