×

UPSC Courses

upsc facts and data
  • 15 March, 2021

  • Min Read

Data on Climate Change

Data on Climate Vulnerability

Ranking by various organizations of India’s Climate Vulnerability Status:

  • HSBC ranking(2018) Placed India at TOP among 67 nations in Climate vulnerability.
  • Germanwatch(2020) India ranked 5th among 181 nations in terms of climate risk .
  • India is 3rd largest Carbon Emitter after China and USA.

Incidents supporting same:

  • 2013 Glacial flooding in Uttarakhand
  • Heat wave in Delhi Hyderabad.
  • 2018 Chennai Kerala Floods.

Elsewhere

  • Cold wave events in Texas

Countries Status

  • China announced C-Neutrality by 2060.
  • Japan and South Korea by 2050.

Source: TH

Print PDF

Toppers
Newsletter Subscription
SMS Alerts