Air Quality 80% open

India

What data is expected?

Data about the daily mean concentration of air pollutants, especially those potentially harmful to human health. Data should be available for all air monitoring stations or air monitoring zones in a country. The Index focusses on key pollutants as defined by the World Health Organisation. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Particulate matter (PM)
  • Sulphur oxides (SOx)
  • Nitrogen oxides (NOx)
  • Carbon monoxide (CO)
  • Ozone
  • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs)
  • Available per air monitoring station/zone

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced No Reviewer: https://data.gov.in/policies states that permission has to be asked for.
In an open and machine-readable format CSV, HTML, XML
Downloadable at once Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps Central Pollution control board has links on page. Search of air quality in open data portal will bring up data.
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Central Pollution Control Board
characteristics Sulphur oxides (SOx), Nitrogen oxides (NOx), Carbon monoxide (CO), Ozone, Available per air monitoring station/zone
location http://www.cpcb.gov.in/CAAQM/Auth/frmViewReportNew.aspx - Department database, https://data.gov.in/search/site/air%20quality - Open data portal air quality, http://cpcbenvis.nic.in/airpollution/air%20data%202011- - Air quality from department website

Accepted without corrections.

Meta data

Data location   http://www.cpcb.gov.in/CAAQM/Auth/frmViewReportNew.aspx - Department database
   https://data.gov.in/search/site/air%20quality - Open data portal air quality
   http://cpcbenvis.nic.in/airpollution/air%20data%202011- - Air quality from department website
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   CSV, HTML, XML
Reviewer   Ricardo Alanís
Submitters   Nisha Thompson
Last modified   Wed Feb 01 2017 04:45:15 GMT+0000 (UTC)