Environmental Sustainability Index 2011 for Indian States

Environmental Sustainability Index 2011 for Indian States
June 2012-Manasi Pathak, Sivapradha CR, Kadambari Anantram, Vivek Venkataramani
Lead Center : Centre for Development Finance (CDF)
Focus Area :Environment and Climate Change

Full report on Environmental sustainability index for indian states with complete methodology, framework and analysis of comparative performance of various states across various dimensions of environment.
Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a comparative analysis of environmental achievements, challenges and priorities of Indian states. The index aggregates indicators that reflect, first, anthropogenic activities of production;second, state of air quality, water quality, land use & agriculture, forests & biodiversity;third, measures of the impact of the current state of the environment and resource extraction on ecosystem and human health; fourth, policy responses and society’s efforts to preserve the environment.


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Full report on Environmental sustainability index for indian states with complete methodology, framework and analysis of comparative performance of various states across various dimensions of environment.
Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a comparative analysis of environmental achievements, challenges and priorities of Indian states. The index aggregates indicators that reflect, first, anthropogenic activities of production;second, state of air quality, water quality, land use & agriculture, forests & biodiversity;third, measures of the impact of the current state of the environment and resource extraction on ecosystem and human health; fourth, policy responses and society’s efforts to preserve the environment.