India - CO2 emissions per capita

1.92 (metric tons) in 2016

In 2016, CO2 emissions per capita for India was 1.92 metric tons. Between 1997 and 2016, CO2 emissions per capita of India grew substantially from 0.96 to 1.92 metric tons rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 12.17 % in 2009 and then decreased to 3.92 % in 2016.

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Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas fuels and gas flaring.