Rural coverage of gas connections lagged behind for the least developed districts (D1-D9).
Urban India scored well on coverage of gas connections across all districts.
Level of LPG penetration in DDCs* – Rural vs. Urban
(Per cent of Rural households)
(Per cent of Urban households)
LD: Least Developed District Cluster MD: Most Developed District Cluster
*District Development Cluster
Source: Census (2011) and ICE 3600 Surveys (2014 & 2016); PRICE estimates (2018)