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CO2 emissions per capita

(metric tons)

In 2016, CO2 emissions per capita in India was 1.92 metric tons. In the ranking by CO2 emissions per capita including 180 countries, India has the 176th rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Congo and the Poland. Compared to Bulgaria which at the top of the ranking with CO2 emissions per capita of 7.14 metric tons in 2016, India has 73.10 % percent lower CO2 emissions per capita.

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What is CO2 emissions per capita?

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.