India and ADB

ADB supports India’s priorities for robust, climate resilient, and inclusive growth, aligned with ADB’s Strategy 2030 and the country partnership strategy, 2023–2027.

India: Results of ADB-Supported Operations

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of contributions to 7 Operational Priorities of Strategy 2030 from operations reported in project completion reports, technical assistance completion reports, and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.

These results are also presented on the annual Development Effectiveness Review. The review covers all operations financed by ADB's ordinary capital resources and the Asian Development Fund, ADB's concessional lending window.


India: Results of ADB-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

Indicator Achieved Result
Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction (tCO2-equivalent per year) 992,573
New households connected to electricity 606,174
New households connected to electricity, Rural 606,174
Installed energy generation capacity (MW equivalent) 12,927
Installed energy generation capacity, Renewable (MW equivalent) 4,289
Transmission lines installed or upgraded (km) 6,784
Distribution lines installed or upgraded (km) 43,719
Indicator Achieved Result
Use of roads built or upgraded (average daily vehicle-kms in the first full year of operation) 33,613,168
Roads built or upgraded (km) 33,021
Expressways and national highways built or upgraded (km) 3,920
Provincial, district, and rural roads built or upgraded (km) 23,536
Roads built or upgraded, Rural (km) 25,652
Roads built or upgraded, Urban (km) 2,394
Indicator Achieved Result
Households with new or improved water supply 3,768,601
Households with new or improved water supply, Rural 416,740
Households with new or improved water supply, Urban 3,351,861
Households with new or improved sanitation 963,516
Waste water treatment capacity added or improved (m3 per day) 342,670
Water supply pipes installed or upgraded (length of network in km) 8,535
Land improved through irrigation, drainage and/or flood management (hectares) 250,960
Households with reduced flood risk 745,400
Indicator Achieved Result
Microfinance loan accounts opened or end borrowers 2,621,370
Microfinance loan accounts opened or end borrowers, Female 2,494,593
Microfinance loan accounts opened or end borrowers, Male 126,777
Small and medium-sized enterprise loan accounts opened or end borrowers reached 392,056
Indicator Achieved Result
Cross-border cargo volume facilitated (tons per year) 9,279,000

Source: Asian Development Bank. 2018 Development Effectiveness Review (April 2019)

Note: Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.

Sources: ADB project and/or program completion reports issued in 2010-2018, staff estimates, and ADB Strategy and Policy Department.

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