(measure: kilograms of oil equivalent; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
India: Energy use per capita
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for India from 1971 to 2014. The average value for India during that period was 384.96 kilograms of oil equivalent with a minimum of 267.31 kilograms of oil equivalent in 1972 and a maximum of 636.57 kilograms of oil equivalent in 2014.
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The energy use per capita in India includes all types of energy sources, from domestic production and imports. For easy comparison, the energy is expressed in kilograms of oil equivalent.
Definition: Energy use refers to use of primary energy before transformation to other end-use fuels, which is equal to indigenous production plus imports and stock changes, minus exports and fuels supplied to ships and aircraft engaged in international transport.