Infographics - Visualizing India's Lignite Reserves


India's Total Lignite Reserves (In Billions of Tonnes) as of 31st March 2011


Total Lignite Reserves = Sum of Proved, Inferred and Indicated Reserves. These visualizations are based on the following document, released by the Ministry of Statistics : Energy Statistics 2012In case you're interested in a quick look at the relevant table used in TSV format, the table for Lignite reserves is available hereTamil Nadu and Gujarat are the main lignite-rich states.

Below this, are maps indicating the break ups of total, inferred and indicated lignite reserves.



India - Total Lignite Reserves - 31st March 2011
India - Proved Lignite Reserves - 31st March 2011
India - Inferred Lignite Reserves - 31st March 2011





India - % Distribution of Total Lignite Reserves - 31st March 2011India - Percentage of Lignite Reserves - 31st March 2011



























(Above)  Maps indicating the break up of proved, inferred and indicated lignite reserves in India. Also, a percentage wise distribution of India's estimated lignite reserves across the main lignite-rich states.



Data and Infographics - Lignite Reserves in India