* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
India: Carbon dioxide emissions, thousands of tonnes: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for India from 1960 to 2014. The average value for India during that period was 704903 kt with a minumum of 120582 kt in 1960 and a maximum of 2238377 kt in 2014. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: 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.