Energy & Environment

Select Indicator Name Description Source Timeframe Publication Date Released Date
Waste disposal cost by district headquarter The cost of waste disposal incurred by district head-quarter. The cost is measured in thousand rupees. Central Bureau of Statistics.(2015). Statistical Year Book. Pulchowk, Lalitpur: Central Bureau of Statistics 2009-2013 January 27, 2016
Number of threatened species on the IUCN red list by major groups of organism Total number of threatened species on International Union for Conservation of Nature's Red List of Threatened Species disaggregated by major group of organism. IUCN Red List version 2013 2001, 2003-2015 April 27, 2017
Accident: Number of affected houses Automobile, rail, aircraft or navigation accidents. Limited to accidents induced by natural phenomena, such as landslides, earthquakes, hurricanes, rain, etc. Includes transportation accidents generating spills or leaks of harmful substances, regardless of the cause. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 2008, 2010-2014 April 28, 2017
Consumption of petroleum products The amount of consumption of petroleum products such as: aircraft turbine oil, bitumen, furnace oil, hexon, diesel, petrol, Kerosene, etc. The unit of measurement is in kiloliter. Note: In 2017 year the data present only first eight month. Ministry of Finance.(2002 , 2003 , 2004 , 2005 , 2006 , 2007 , 2008, 2009, 2010 ,2011 , 2012 , 2013 , 2014 , 2015 , 2016). Economic Survey. Kathmandu: Ministry of Finance 1975-2015 January 27, 2017
Earthquake: Number of death people Total number of death people due to earthquake disaggregated. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 1980, 1988, 1993, 2001, 2003, 2011, 2012, 2015 April 24, 2017
Firewood use for cooking by household Percentage of households usually using wood/firewood for cooking. National Population and Housing Census, 2011 2011 March 30, 2017
Source and usage of electricity The amount of electricity consumption disaggregated by sectors and sources such as household, industrial, import, export, etc. .The unit of measurement is kilowatt hour. Ministry of Finance.(2002 , 2003 , 2004 , 2005 , 2006 , 2007 , 2008, 2009, 2010 ,2011 , 2012 , 2013 , 2014 , 2015 , 2016). Economic Survey. Kathmandu: Ministry of Finance 1975-2015 January 27, 2017
Area covered by water bodies (river, lake) The area covered by water bodies(rivers, lakes). The units of measurement is hectare. Department of Forest (Information System Development Project for the Management of Tropical Forest; Activity Report of Wide Area and Tropical Forest Resource Survey, March, 2001). 2001 January 27, 2017
Number of species in threatened categories on the IUCN Red list Total number of species in threatened categories for the major taxonomic groups on the International Union for Conservation of Nature's (IUCN's) Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN Red List version 2013 2000, 2001-2015 April 27, 2017
Accident: Number of death people Accident: Automobile, rail, aircraft or navigation accidents. Limited to accidents induced by natural phenomena, such as landslides, earthquakes, hurricanes, rain, etc. Includes transportation accidents generating spills or leaks of harmful substances, regardless of the cause. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 2004-2014 Jun 2016, Lalitpur April 3, 2017
Earthquake: Number of affected people Total number of affected people due to earthquake disaggregated. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 1997, 2011-2013 April 24, 2017
Number of incidents of plane crash Number of incidents of plane crash. Avaition Safety Network. https://aviation-safety.net/database/country/country.php?id=9N 1955-2016 January 27, 2017
Earthquake: Number of destroyed houses Total number of houses destroyed due to earthquake disaggregated. http://drrportal.gov.np and http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 1980, 1988, 1993, 1994, 1997, 2007, 2011-2013 April 24, 2017
Number of traffic accidents and lives affected Number of traffic accidents and lives affected. Police Headquarters 1979-2011 January 27, 2017
Accident: Number of missing people Accident: Automobile, rail, aircraft or navigation accidents. Limited to accidents induced by natural phenomena, such as landslides, earthquakes, hurricanes, rain, etc. Includes transportation accidents generating spills or leaks of harmful substances, regardless of the cause. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 2007-2012 Jun 2016, Lalitpur April 3, 2017
Biogas plants installed The number of installed biogas plants. Alternative Energy Promotion Centre 1995-2016 April 28, 2017
Earthquake: Number of affected houses Total number of affected houses due to earthquake disaggregated. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 1980, 1988, 1993, 1994, 1997, 2007, 2011-2013 April 24, 2017
Waste disposal cost by municipalities The cost of waste disposal incurred by municipality per day. The cost is measured in rupees per day. Central Bureau of Statistics.(2015). Statistical Year Book. Pulchowk, Lalitpur: Central Bureau of Statistics 2007-2013 January 27, 2016
Supply of forest products Supply of forest products. Department of Forests (Community Forest Division) 2005-2006, 2008-2015 May 24, 2017
Rainfall The amount of rainfall disaggregated (station). The units of measurement is millimeter. Department of Hydrology & Metrology 2002-2015 January 27, 2017
Supply situation of petroleum products in Kathmandu The supplied amount of various petroleum products in Kathmandu. The units are measured in kiloliter or metric ton accordingly. Ministry of Finance.(2002 , 2003 , 2004 , 2005 , 2006 , 2007 , 2008, 2009, 2010 ,2011 , 2012 , 2013 , 2014 , 2015 , 2016). Economic Survey. Kathmandu: Ministry of Finance 1997-2015 April 26, 2017
Accident: Number of injured people Accident: Automobile, rail, aircraft or navigation accidents. Limited to accidents induced by natural phenomena, such as landslides, earthquakes, hurricanes, rain, etc. Includes transportation accidents generating spills or leaks of harmful substances, regardless of the cause. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 2004-2014 Jun 2016, Lalitpur April 3, 2017
Waste generated by district headquarter The amount of waste generated by district headquarter.The unit of measurement is metric ton per year (MT/year). Central Bureau of Statistics.(2015). Statistical Year Book. Pulchowk, Lalitpur: Central Bureau of Statistics 2009-2013 January 27, 2016
Accident: Number of destroyed houses Automobile, rail, aircraft or navigation accidents. Limited to accidents induced by natural phenomena, such as landslides, earthquakes, hurricanes, rain, etc. Includes transportation accidents generating spills or leaks of harmful substances, regardless of the cause. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 2008-2014 April 28, 2017
Earthquake: Number of injured people Total number of injured people due to earthquake disaggregated. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 1980, 1988, 1993, 1994, 1997, 2002, 2011, 2013 April 24, 2017
Average hours of sunshine per day by station The average amount of duration of sunshine dis-aggregated (stations). The unit of measurement is number of hours per day. Department of Hydrology & Metrology 2002-2011 January 27, 2017
Noise level by traffic area The level of noise disaggregated by traffic area such as high traffic areas, commercial and residential areas, etc.)The unit of measurement is A-weighted decibel (dBA). Nepal Health Research Council and World Health Organization, Assessment of Noise Pollution and Development of Criteria for its Prevention and Control, June 2003. 2003 January 27, 2017
Solar panels installed The number of installed solar panel. Alternative Energy Promotion Centre 2002-2016 April 28, 2017
Accident: Number of affected people Accident: Automobile, rail, aircraft or navigation accidents. Limited to accidents induced by natural phenomena, such as landslides, earthquakes, hurricanes, rain, etc. Includes transportation accidents generating spills or leaks of harmful substances, regardless of the cause. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 2005, 2008-2014 Jun 2016, Lalitpur April 3, 2017
LPG use for cooking by household Percentage of households usually using LPG for cooking. National Population and Housing Census, 2011 2011 March 30, 2017
Structure of energy consumption The amount of energy consumption disaggregated by types of sources such as traditional and commercial sources. The unit of measurement is tonne of oil. Ministry of Finance.(2002 , 2003 , 2004 , 2005 , 2006 , 2007 , 2008, 2009, 2010 ,2011 , 2012 , 2013 , 2014 , 2015 , 2016). Economic Survey. Kathmandu: Ministry of Finance 2002-2016 January 27, 2017
Accident: Losses value Automobile, rail, aircraft or navigation accidents. Limited to accidents induced by natural phenomena, such as landslides, earthquakes, hurricanes, rain, etc. Includes transportation accidents generating spills or leaks of harmful substances, regardless of the cause. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 2008, 2010-2013 April 28, 2017
Mean annual temperature The mean annual temperatures disaggregated (station). The units of measurement is degrees Celsius. Department of Hydrology & Metrology 2003-2012 January 27, 2017
Earthquake: Losses value Total losses value due to earthquake disaggregated. NSET 2016, In-house printing: Disasters in Nepal: Inventory of Events and Analysis of Impacts 1971 to 2015, Jun 2016, Lalitpur and - NSET,2015, DesInventar Database for 1971-2015, http://www.desinventar.net/DesInventar/main.jsp?countrycode=npl 1974, 1980, 1988, 1993-1995, 1997, 2001, 2007, 2011-2013 April 24, 2017
Average wind speed The average wind speed disaggregated (stations). The unit of measurement is kilometre per hour. Department of Hydrology & Metrology 2000-2012 January 27, 2017
Human casualties due to major disaster Total number of human casualties due to major disasters. Statistical Yearbook, various issues, Central Bureau of Statistics 1983-2013 January 27, 2017
Loss of lives, livestock and other effects by disaster Total loss of lives, livestock and other effects caused by major disasters. Statistical Yearbook, various issues, Central Bureau of Statistics 1983-2013 January 27, 2017
Improved Cooking Stoves (ICS) installed The number of Improved Cooking Stoves (ICS) installed. Alternative Energy Promotion Centre 2014-2016 April 28, 2017
Waste generated by municipalities The quantity of waste generated by municipalities. The units of measurement is metric ton/day. Central Bureau of Statistics.(2015). Statistical Year Book. Pulchowk, Lalitpur: Central Bureau of Statistics 2007-2013 January 27, 2016