CONTRIBUTE YOUR ARTICLE/PAPER

We invite to send your Articles/ Research Papers/ Features on subjects of social and economic importance catering to the needs of researchers, academicians, corporate houses and individuals of substance. Your articles would be published on www.indiastat.com and also on its 56 associate websites. The published articles will be displayed prominently for a period of one month or more on its home page and thereafter these may be retrieved from archive. All published articles shall be available for free access by all the visitors who would also be invited to post their comments about the subject/ article. You may write either in your personal capacity, or as a representative of your organization. Your contribution, around 2,000 to 7,000 words in length, should be written in English and sent to us by email as a word attachment. The articles so submitted should be accompanied by

(i) brief biographical details of the author(s), mentioning the current position held,
(ii) an abstract/table of contents,
(iii)a scanned passport size photograph of the author(s) and
(iv) a declaration as to whether the article has been published earlier or not.
Reach out to the scholarly as well as corporate world by sending your write-up to articles datanetindia.com.;
/Mobile
Select Your File to Upload

Enter the code shown:
 

Population
(Estimated as of now)
Socio-Economic Voices
Dr. Hindol Sengupta, Vice President & Head of Research, Invest India

"As Financial Systems Get More Complex & Digitised, Imparting Financial Education at Grassroot Level is The Need of The Hour"... Read more

Submit your Article
Complimentary access to our selected publications for our subscribers
Key Economic Indicators of India
(Week ending Saturday 14thMay, 2022)

This section gives information about Key Economic Indicators in the country, with weekly updates.

Indicator Current Year Ago
INFLATION
All Commodities 15.08 10.74

Inflation YoY (In %), Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (15.08)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (14.55)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (10.74)

Primary Articles 15.45 9.94

Inflation YoY (In %), Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (15.45)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (15.54)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (9.94)

Food Articles 8.35 4.6

Inflation YoY (In %), Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (8.35)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (8.06)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (4.60)

Non-Food Articles 23.81 15.58

Inflation YoY (In %), Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (23.81)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (25.41)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (15.58)

Minerals 21.03 20.64

Inflation YoY (In %), Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (21.03)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (19.46)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (20.64)

Fuel & Power 38.66 21.27

Inflation YoY (In %), Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (38.66)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (34.52)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (21.27)

Manufactured Products 10.85 9.44

Inflation YoY (In %), Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (10.85)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (10.71)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (9.44)

Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas 56.06 -22.36

Inflation YoY (In %) Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of May, 2021 (56.06)
Previous : For the month of April, 2021 (79.56)
Year Ago : For the month of June, 2020 (-22.36)

Consumer Price Indices (CPI) 7.79 4.23

Consumer Price Indices (CPI) Inflation (In %) on Base : 2012=100

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (7.79)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (6.95)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (4.23)

NATIONAL INCOME
GVA at Basic Price 4.74 2.09

Gross Value Added Growth Rate (In %) At Constant 2011-12 Prices

Current :03rd Quarter October-December 2021 (2021-2022) (4.74)
Previous : 02nd Quarter July-September 2021 (2021-2022) (8.38)
Year Ago : 03rd Quarter October-December 2020 (2020-2021) (2.09)

Per Capita Income on NNI 93973 94566

In Rs. (At Constant 2011-12 Prices)

Current :For the year 2021-2022 (93973)
Previous : For the year 2020-2021 (86659)
Year Ago : For the year 2019-2020 (94566)

GDP
GDP 5.4 0.74

Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate (In %) Estimates of GDP at Constant 2011-12 Prices

Current :03rd Quarter October-December 2021 (2021-2022) (5.40)
Previous : 02nd Quarter July-September 2021 (2021-2022) (8.48)
Year Ago : 03rd Quarter October-December 2020 (2020-2021) (0.74)

GDP from Agriculture 2.59 4.09

Growth Rate (In %) Estimates of GDP at Factor Cost- At Constant 2011-12 Prices

Current :03rd Quarter October-December 2021 (2021-2022) (2.59)
Previous : 02nd Quarter July-September 2021 (2021-2022) (3.70)
Year Ago : 03rd Quarter October-December 2020 (2020-2021) (4.09)

GDP from Industry 0.23 6.29

Growth Rate (In %) Estimates of GDP at Factor Cost- At Constant 2011-12 Prices

Current :03rd Quarter October-December 2021 (2021-2022) (0.23)
Previous : 02nd Quarter July-September 2021 (2021-2022) (6.97)
Year Ago : 03rd Quarter October-December 2020 (2020-2021) (6.29)

GDP from Services 8.21 -0.95

Growth Rate (In %) Estimates of GDP at Factor Cost- At Constant 2011-12 Prices

Current :03rd Quarter October-December 2021 (2021-2022) (8.21)
Previous : 02nd Quarter July-September 2021 (2021-2022) (10.23)
Year Ago : 03rd Quarter October-December 2020 (2020-2021) (-0.95)

GDP Annual Growth Rate 9.2 4.2

Growth Rate (In %) Estimates of GDP at Factor Cost- At Constant 2011-12 Prices

Current :For the 2021-2022 (9.20)
Previous : For the 2020-2021 (-7.3)
Year Ago : For the 2019-2020 (4.20)

GST
Gross Collections 167540 141384

(Figures in Rs. in Crore)

Current :As on 30th April 2022 (167540)
Previous : As on 31st March 2022 (142095)
Year Ago : As on 30th April 2021 (141384)

Returns Filed 106 92

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 30th Aptil, 2022 (106.00)
Previous : As on 31st January, 2022 (105.00)
Year Ago : As on 30th April, 2021 (92.00)

Public Finance
Total Receipts -44236 129782

(GoI Union Govt. Accounts Monthly Trend Revenue Receipts Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (-44236)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (109824)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (129782)

Total Expenditure 334491 301325

(GoI Union Govt. Accounts Monthly Trend Total Expenditure Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (334491)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (288326)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (301325)

Fiscal Deficit 378727 171543

(GoI, Union Govt. Accounts, Monthly Trend, Fiscal Deficit, Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (378727)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (178502)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (171543)

FOREIGN TRADE & INVESTMENT
Export 40.19 30.75

(US $ Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (40.19)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (42.22)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (30.75)

Import 60.3 46.04

(US $ Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (60.30)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (60.74)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (46.04)

Trade Balance -20.11 -15.29

(US $ Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (-20.11)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (-18.51)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (-15.29)

FDI Inflow -1.22 2.3

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Inflows (US $ Billion)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (-1.22)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (0.90)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (2.30)

NRI Investment 139.59 142.35

US $ Billion

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (139.59)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (140.49)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (142.35)

FPI Investment -22688.37 -8835.9

Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPI) (Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (-22688.37)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (-50067.58)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (-8835.90)

Forex Reserves 617.65 579.29

(US $ Billion)

Current :As on 25th March, 2022 (617.65)
Previous : As on 25th February, 2022 (631.53)
Year Ago : As on 26th March, 2021 (579.29)

Balance of Payment (BoP)
Credit 404.6 296.18

US $ Billion

Current :2nd Quarter July-September 2021 (2021-2022) (404.60)
Previous : 1st Quarter April-June 2021 (2021-2022) (335.30)
Year Ago : 2nd Quarter July-September 2020 (2020-2021) (296.18)

Debit 373.41 264.61

US $ Billion

Current :2nd Quarter July-September 2021 (2021-2022) (373.41)
Previous : 1st Quarter April-June 2021 (2021-2022) (303.43)
Year Ago : 2nd Quarter July-September 2020 (2020-2021) (264.61)

Net 31.19 31.57

US $ Billion

Current :2nd Quarter July-September 2021 (2021-2022) (31.19)
Previous : 1st Quarter April-June 2021 (2021-2022) (31.87)
Year Ago : 2nd Quarter July-September 2020 (2020-2021) (31.57)

EXCHANGE RATES
Rs. Per 1 USD 77.65 73.24

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (77.65)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (76.37)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (73.24)

Rs. Per 1 GBP 96.04 103.27

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (96.04)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (99.48)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (103.27)

Rs. Per 1 EURO 81.2 88.89

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (81.20)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (82.46)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (88.89)

Rs. Per 100 YEN 60.07 67.06

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (60.07)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (60.31)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (67.06)

BULLION RATES
Standard Gold 50752 0

(Rs. per 10 Grams)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (50752)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (53603)
Year Ago : -

Silver 61239 0

(Rs. per Kilogram)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (61239)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (70109)
Year Ago : -

CAPITAL MARKET
BSE Sensex 54318.47 49580.73

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (54318.47)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (57166.74)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (49580.73)

NSE Nifty 16259.3 14923.15

(S&P CNX Nifty)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (16259.30)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (17173.65)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (14923.15)

INSURANCE
Gross Direct Premium Underwritten by Non-Life Insurers 21326.58 17251.1

(Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (21326.58)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (21591.50)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (17251.10)

First Year Premium of Life Insurers
Premium 17939.62 9738.79

(Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (17939.62)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (59608.98)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (9738.79)

Policies/Schemes 13.21 9.97

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (13.21)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (60.36)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (9.97)

Lives Covered under Group Schemes 124.02 130.05

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (124.02)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (376.54)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (130.05)

INDEX OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION (IIP)
Sectoral
General 1.9 24.2

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (1.90)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (1.70)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (24.20)

Mining 4 6.1

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (4.00)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (4.50)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (6.10)

Manufacturing 0.9 28.4

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (0.90)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (0.80)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (28.40)

Electricity 6.1 22.5

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (6.10)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (4.50)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (22.50)

Use-Based
Primary Goods 5.7 7.9

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (5.70)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (4.60)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (7.90)

Capital Goods 0.7 50.4

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (0.70)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (1.10)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (50.40)

Intermediate Goods 0.6 22.4

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (0.60)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (4.30)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (22.40)

Infrastructure / Construction Goods 7.3 35.1

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (7.30)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (9.40)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (35.10)

Consumer Durables -3.2 59.9

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (-3.20)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (-8.20)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (59.90)

Consumer Non-Durables -5 29.2

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (-5.00)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (-5.50)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (29.20)

INDEX OF EIGHT CORE INDUSTRIES
Overall Index 4.33 12.58

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (4.33)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (5.98)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (12.58)

Coal -0.13 0.27

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (-0.13)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (6.77)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (0.27)

Crude Oil -3.37 -3.09

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (-3.37)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (-2.17)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (-3.09)

Natural Gas 7.6 12.34

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (7.60)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (12.53)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (12.34)

Refinery Products 6.16 -0.66

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (6.16)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (8.81)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (-0.66)

Fertilizers 15.29 -5.02

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (15.29)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (-1.39)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (-5.02)

Steel 3.66 31.46

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (3.66)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (5.85)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (31.46)

Cement 8.81 40.63

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (8.81)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (4.99)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (40.63)

Electricity 4.9 22.5

Growth Rates (In %) (Base : 2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (4.90)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (4.51)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (22.50)

TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Telephone Subscribers 1187.9 1180.84

(Total Wireless+Wireline Telephone Subscribers in Million)

Current :As on 28th February, 2021 (1187.90)
Previous : As on 31st January, 2021 (1179.49)
Year Ago : As on 29th February, 2020 (1180.84)

FTTH Connections 5.1 0

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 14th June, 2021 (5.10)
Previous :
Year Ago :

Dark Fibre 26610.76 0

(In Km)

Current :As on 14th June, 2021 (26610.76)
Previous :
Year Ago :

Active Users (Wi-Fi/FTTH) 15.72 0

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 14th June, 2021 (15.72)
Previous :
Year Ago :

Broadband Subscribers
Wireless Subscribers 742.84 662.04

(In Million)

Current :As on 28th February, 2021 (742.84)
Previous : As on 31st January, 2021 (734.94)
Year Ago : As on 29th February, 2020 (662.04)

Total Broadband Subscribers 765.09 681.11

(In Million)

Current :As on 28th February, 2021 (1187.90)
Previous : As on 31st January, 2021 (1179.49)
Year Ago : As on 29th February, 2020 (1180.84)

Wireline Subscribers 22.26 19.07

(In Million)

Current :As on 28th February, 2021 (22.26)
Previous : As on 31st January, 2021 (22.67)
Year Ago : As on 29th February, 2020 (19.07)

Telephone Subscribers
Overall Tele-density 84.88 88.17

(In %age)

Current :As on 31st March, 2022 (84.88)
Previous : As on 28th February, 2022 (84.88)
Year Ago : As on 31st March, 2021 (88.17)

BharatNet
Wi-Fi Hotspot Installed (GPs) 1.04 0

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 11th October, 2021 (1.04)
Previous :
Year Ago :

ENERGY GENERATION
Bhutan Import 146.6 258

(GWH)

Current :For the month of April, 2021 (146.60)
Previous : For the month of March, 2021 (128.70)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2020 (258.00)

Plant Load Factor (PLF)
Thermal 66.56 66.56

(In %)

Current :For the month of April, 2021 (66.56)
Previous : For the month of March, 2021 (66.64)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2020 (66.56)

Nuclear 68.91 68.91

(In %)

Current :For the month of April, 2021 (68.91)
Previous : For the month of March, 2021 (62.67)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2020 (68.91)

Total Energy Generation 127129.4 115473.27

(GWH)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (127129.40)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (123920.88)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (115473.27)

Thermal 111758.57 103697.39

(GWH)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (111758.57)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (108761.15)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (103697.39)

Nuclear 3472.32 3363.72

(GWH)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (3472.32)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (4406.57)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (3363.72)

Hydro 11497.25 8265.56

(GWH)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (11497.25)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (10583.86)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (8265.56)

Renewable Energy Generation
Wind 4163.45 3734.38

(MU)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (4163.45)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (4006.84)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (3734.38)

Solar 7588.34 6122.18

(MU)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (7588.34)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (8338.23)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (6122.18)

PETROLEUM PRICES
Crude Oil Prices 102.79 63.4

Crude Oil Price (Indian Basket) ($/bbl.)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (102.79)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (112.87)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (63.40)

Retail Selling Price (RSP) of Petrol (Rs./Litre)
Delhi 105.41 92.58

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (105.41)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (105.41)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (92.58)

Mumbai 120.51 98.88

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (120.51)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (120.51)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (98.88)

Chennai 110.85 94.31

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (110.85)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (110.85)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (94.31)

Kolkata 115.12 92.67

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (115.12)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (115.12)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (92.67)

Retail Selling Price (RSP) of Diesel (Rs./Litre)
Delhi 96.67 83.22

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (96.67)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (96.67)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (83.22)

Mumbai 104.77 90.4

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (104.77)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (104.77)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (90.40)

Chennai 100.94 88.07

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (100.94)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (100.94)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (88.07)

Kolkata 99.83 86.06

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (99.83)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (99.83)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (86.06)

RETAIL PRICE OF SELECTED FOOD COMMODITIES
Arhar (Split)
Delhi 96 105

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (96)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (96)
Year Ago : As on 11th May, 2021 (105)

Mumbai 106 116

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (106)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (108)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (116)

Kolkata 110 115

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (110)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (110)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (115)

Chennai 110 120

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (110)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (110)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (120)

Masur (Split)
Delhi 86 74

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (86)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (86)
Year Ago : As on 11th May, 2021 (74)

Mumbai 104 84

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (104)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (96)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (84)

Kolkata 108 110

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (108)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (100)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (110)

Chennai 104 90

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (104)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (104)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (90)

Mustard Oil
Delhi 175 170

(In Kg/Litre)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (175)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (180)
Year Ago : As on 11th May, 2021 (170)

Mumbai 208 186

(In Kg/Litre)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (208)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (198)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (186)

Kolkata 190 180

(In Kg/Litre)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (190)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (195)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (180)

Chennai 240 175

(In Kg/Litre)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (240)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (224)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (175)

Onion
Delhi 20 20

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (20)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (20)
Year Ago : As on 11th June, 2021 (20)

Mumbai 20 23

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (20)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (24)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (23)

Kolkata 25 25

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (25)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (25)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (25)

Chennai 25 20

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th April, 2022 (25)
Previous : As on 08th March, 2022 (25)
Year Ago : As on 07th April, 2021 (20)

Potato
Delhi 25 15

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 04th May, 2022 (25)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (20)
Year Ago : As on 11th June, 2021 (15)

Mumbai 24 22

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (24)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (24)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (22)

Kolkata 26 16

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (26)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (20)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (16)

Chennai 35 30

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th April, 2022 (35)
Previous : As on 08th March, 2022 (25)
Year Ago : As on 07th April, 2021 (30)

Rice (Common/Coarse)
Delhi 40 45

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (40)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (40)
Year Ago : As on 11th June 2021 (45)

Mumbai 35 31

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (35)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (36)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (31)

Kolkata 32 30

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (32)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (32)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (30)

Chennai 48 44

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (48)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (48)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (44)

Sugar
Delhi 40 38

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (40)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (41)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (38)

Mumbai 42 39

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (42)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (42)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (39)

Kolkata 43 41

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (43)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (43)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (41)

Chennai 42 41

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (42)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (39)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (41)

Tomato
Delhi 35 10

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (35)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (30)
Year Ago : As on 11th June, 2021 (10)

Mumbai 40 24

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (40)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (32)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (24)

Kolkata 50 25

(In Kg)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (50)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (20)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (25)

Chennai 55 10

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (55)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (15)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (10)

Wheat (Kalyan HYV)
Delhi 25 26

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (25)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (25)
Year Ago : As on 11th June, 2021 (26)

Mumbai 32 27

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (32)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (32)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (27)

Kolkata 27 27

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 13th August, 2021 (27)
Previous : As on 16th July, 2021 (27)
Year Ago : As on 10th July, 2020 (27)

Chennai 42 42

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 06th May, 2022 (42)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2022 (38)
Year Ago : As on 07th May, 2021 (42)

WAGE RATES
Average Daily Wage Rates For General Agricultural Labourers
Men 331.66 312.91

(In Rs.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (331.66)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (327.84)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (312.91)

Women 259.86 245.49

(In Rs.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (259.86)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (256.29)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (245.49)

Average Daily Wage Rates For General Non-Agricultural Labourers
Men 335.34 316

(In Rs.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (335.34)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (331.54)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (316.00)

Women 240.78 231.86

(In Rs.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (240.78)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (241.59)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (231.86)

BANKING & FINANCE
Banking Performance
Reporting Offices 1.51 1.5

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of December, 2021 (1.51)
Previous : For the month of September, 2021 (1.51)
Year Ago : For the month of December, 2020 (1.50)

Deposit 161865.88 147630.19

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of December, 2021 (161865.88)
Previous : For the month of September, 2021 (159404.46)
Year Ago : For the month of December, 2020 (147630.19)

CD Ratio 71.64 72.46

(In %age)

Current :For the month of December, 2021 (71.64)
Previous : For the month of September, 2021 (70.01)
Year Ago : For the month of December, 2020 (72.46)

Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) 2.54 2.35

(Nos. in Lakh)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (2.54)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (2.51)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (2.35)

Points of Sale (PoS) 58.34 47.15

(Nos. in Lakh)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (58.34)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (56.20)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (47.15)

Digital Transaction
Mobile Banking Transactions 13950.93 9315.29

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (13950.93)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (14228.72)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (9315.29)

National Electronic Fund Transfer (NEFT) 24985.87 20462.35

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (24985.87)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (34925.78)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (20462.35)

Banking Performance
Credit 115957.63 106969.52

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of December, 2021 (115957.63)
Previous : For the month of September, 2021 (111597.92)
Year Ago : For the month of December, 2020 (106969.52)

Digital Transaction
Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) 144589.55 129822.15

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (144589.55)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (103246.18)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (129822.15)

Credit Cards Usage at ATMs/PoS 863.05 603.58

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (863.05)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (880.38)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (603.58)

Debit Cards Usage at ATMs/PoS 3123.03 3174.41

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (3123.03)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (3211.69)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (3174.41)

Gross Bank Credit by Major Sectors
Total Gross Bank Credit 116270.08 107747.42

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 25th February, 2022 (116270.08)
Previous : As on 28th January, 2022 (115824.42)
Year Ago : As on 26th February, 2021 (107747.42)

Food Credit 682.24 752.06

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 25th February, 2022 (682.24)
Previous : As on 28th January, 2022 (823.90)
Year Ago : As on 26th February, 2021 (752.06)

Non-food Credit 108020.9 102207.72

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 23rd April, 2021 (108020.90)
Previous : As on 26th March, 2021 (108903.07)
Year Ago : As on 24th April, 2020 (102207.72)

Agriculture & Allied Activities (Non-food Credit) 14489.28 13122.85

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 25th February, 2022 (14489.28)
Previous : As on 28th January, 2022 (14327.43)
Year Ago : As on 26th February, 2021 (13122.85)

Micro & Small Medium and Large Industry (Non-food Credit) 31352.71 29451.52

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 25th February, 2022 (31352.71)
Previous : As on 28th January, 2022 (30468.33)
Year Ago : As on 26th February, 2021 (29451.52)

Services (Non-food Credit) 25923.46 25604.89

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 23rd April, 2021 (25923.46)
Previous : As on 26th March, 2021 (26305.66)
Year Ago : As on 24th April, 2020 (25604.89)

Personal Loans (Non-food Credit) 28104.19 24957.88

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 23rd April, 2021 (28104.19)
Previous : As on 26th March, 2021 (28137.13)
Year Ago : As on 24th April, 2020 (24957.88)

Money Stock Measures
Currency in Circulation 30805.02 28366.77

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 25th February, 2022 (30805.02)
Previous : As on 28th January, 2022 (30323.68)
Year Ago : As on 26th February, 2021 (28366.77)

Cash on Hand with Banks 999.37 1015.92

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 25th February, 2022 (999.37)
Previous : As on 28th January, 2022 (1014.03)
Year Ago : As on 26th February, 2021 (1015.92)

Currency with the Public 29805.65 27350.85

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 25th February, 2022 (29805.65)
Previous : As on 28th January, 2022 (29309.65)
Year Ago : As on 26th February, 2021 (27350.85)

Prepaid Payment Instruments (PPIs)
m-Wallet 172.59 127.42

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (172.59)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (197.89)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (127.42)

PPI Cards 73.9 55.32

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (73.90)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (63.16)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (55.32)

Retail Payments on NPCI 25194.27 16931.03

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (25194.27)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (25389.16)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (16931.03)

Immediate Payment Service (IMPS) 4446.7 2995.27

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (4446.70)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (4622.79)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (2995.27)

Unified Payments Interface (UPI)
UPI 9833.04 5048.86

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (9833.04)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (9605.82)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (5048.86)

BHIM 83.42 68.72

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (83.42)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (80.38)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (68.72)

USSD 2.0 0.12 0.15

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (0.12)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (0.12)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (0.15)

UPI excl. BHIM & USSD 9749.5 4867.77

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (9749.50)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (9525.31)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (4867.77)

TOURISM
Tourism Receipts 0.79 2.33

Foreign Exchange Earnings from Tourism (In US $ Billion)

Current :For the month of March, 2020 (0.79)
Previous : For the month of February, 2020 (2.56)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2019 (2.33)

Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs) 2.02 0.84

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of January, 2022 (2.02)
Previous : For the month of December, 2021 (3.04)
Year Ago : For the month of January, 2021 (0.84)

e-Tourist Visa 0.99 3.58

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of March, 2021 (0.99)
Previous : For the month of February, 2021 (3.58)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2020 (2.82)

TRANSPORT
Railways
Total Traffic Receipts 16835.81 14614.28

(Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (16835.81)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (16769.17)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (14614.28)

Ports
Traffic Handled At Major Sea Ports 64960 61583

(In ^000 Tonnes)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (64960)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (69825)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (61583)

Air Traffic
Aircraft Movement 1.93 1.68

(Total International + Domestic Aircraft Movement at Indian Airports In Lakh)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (1.93)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (1.41)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (1.68)

Passenger Movements 244.35 169.48

(Total International + Domestic Passengers Traffic at Indian Airports In Lakh)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (244.35)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (176.58)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (169.48)

Freight Movements 283277 282407

(Total International + Domestic Passengers Traffic at Indian Airports In MT)

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (283277)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (238110)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (282407)

Railways
Passengers Booked 484.1 316.43

No. in Millions

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (484.10)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (413.75)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (316.43)

Originating Revenue Loading 139.06 130.27

In Million Tonnes

Current :For the month of March, 2022 (139.06)
Previous : For the month of February, 2022 (119.54)
Year Ago : For the month of March, 2021 (130.27)

SOCIAL SECURITY
NPS Subscribers
New Subscribers 0.65 0.58

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (0.65)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (0.65)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (0.58)

Existing Subscribers 6830 6440.63

In Thousand Nos.

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (6830.00)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (6601.28)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (6440.63)

EPF Members
New EPF Subscribers 8.41 8.07

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (8.41)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (9.25)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (8.07)

Number of Members Exited 3.64 5.15

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (3.64)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (6.65)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (5.15)

Number of Exited Members who Rejoined and Resubscribed 9.35 8.36

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (9.35)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (11.20)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (8.36)

Net Payroll 14.12 11.29

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (14.12)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (13.80)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (11.29)

ESI Members
Newly Registered Employees 12.56 11.77

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (12.56)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (13.00)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (11.77)

Existing Employees 2.65 2.48

(In Crore Nos.)

Current :For the month of February, 2022 (2.65)
Previous : For the month of January, 2022 (2.65)
Year Ago : For the month of February, 2021 (2.48)

KEY SOCIAL SCHEMES
Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY)
Total Enrollments 23.26 0

(In Crore Nos.)

Current :As on 31.03.2021 (23.26)
Previous :
Year Ago :

Claims Disbursed 45.47 0

(In '000 Nos.)

Current :As on 31.03.2021 (45.47)
Previous :
Year Ago :

Pradhan Mantri Jan - Dhan Yojana (PMJDY)
No of Beneficiaries 45.33 42.37

(In Crore Nos.)

Current :As on 04th May, 2022 (45.33)
Previous : As on 06th April, 2022 (45.11)
Year Ago : As on 05th May, 2022 (42.37)

Deposits in Accounts 166803.08 143814.6

(Rs. in Crore)

Current :As on 04th May, 2022 (166803.08)
Previous : As on 06th April, 2022 (167812.71)
Year Ago : As on 05th May, 2022 (143814.60)

Rupay Debit Card Issued 31.77 30.98

(In Crore Nos.)

Current :As on 04th May, 2022 (31.77)
Previous : As on 06th April, 2022 (31.64)
Year Ago : As on 05th May, 2022 (30.98)

COMPANIES
Registered Companies 23.03 21.34

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 28th February, 2022 (23.03)
Previous : As on 31st January, 2022 (22.89)
Year Ago : As on 28th February, 2021 (21.34)

Closed Companies 8.09 7.56

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 28th February, 2022 (8.09)
Previous : As on 31st January, 2022 (7.92)
Year Ago : As on 28th February, 2021 (7.56)

COVID-19 Pandemic
COVID-19 Cases
Confirmed Cases 43.13 25.23

(In Million)

Current :As on 18th May, 2022 (43.13)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (43.04)
Year Ago : As on 18th May, 2021 (25.23)

Active Cases 0.02 3.35

(In Million)

Current :As on 18th May, 2022 (0.02)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (0.01)
Year Ago : As on 18th May, 2021 (3.35)

Recovered 42.59 21.6

(In Million)

Current :As on 18th May, 2022 (42.59)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (42.51)
Year Ago : As on 18th May, 2021 (21.60)

Recovery Rate 98.75 85.6

(In %age)

Current :As on 18th May, 2022 (98.75)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (98.76)
Year Ago : As on 18th May, 2021 (85.60)

Deaths 0.52 0.28

(In Million)

Current :As on 18th May, 2022 (0.52)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (0.52)
Year Ago : As on 18th May, 2021 (0.28)

Fatality Rates 1.22 1.1

(In %age)

Current :As on 18th May, 2022 (1.22)
Previous : As on 18th April, 2022 (1.21)
Year Ago : As on 18th May, 2021 (1.10)

Vaccination by Age Groups
18-44 Years (1st Dose) 556.63 5.93

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (556.63)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (555.26)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (5.93)

Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas 69.07 80.76

Inflation YoY (In %) Based on WPI (2011-12=100)

Current :For the month of April, 2022 (69.07)
Previous : For the month of March, 2022 (69.20)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2021 (80.76)

Vaccination
Age Group 18-44 Years (2nd Dose) 485.13 0

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (485.13)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (472.69)
Year Ago : -

Vaccination by Age Groups
45-60 Years (1st Dose) 203.15 57.65

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (203.15)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (202.85)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (57.65)

45-60 Years (2nd Dose) 189.72 9.24

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (189.72)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (186.79)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (9.24)

Over 60 Years (1st Dose) 127.02 54.66

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (127.02)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (126.81)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (54.66)

Over 60 Years (2nd Dose) 118.26 17.91

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (118.26)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (116.35)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (17.91)

Age not Classified (1st Dose) 28.82 24.16

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (28.82)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (28.82)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (24.16)

Age not Classified (2nd Dose) 27.6 14.87

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (27.60)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (27.53)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (14.87)

Total Vaccinated (1st Dose) 1006.53 142.4

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (1006.53)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (995.92)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (142.40)

Total Vaccinated (2nd Dose) 877.19 42.02

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (877.19)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (843.95)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (42.02)

Total Vaccinated 1914.89 184.42

(In Million)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (1914.89)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (1865.15)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (184.42)

Vaccinated Ratio 139.63 13.45

(Per hundred Population)

Current :As on 17th May, 2022 (139.63)
Previous : As on 17th April, 2022 (136.01)
Year Ago : As on 17th May, 2021 (13.45)

APP ON KEY ECONOMIC INDICATORS OF INDIA

This free app is available, in seven International and twelve Indian Languages, at Apple Store and Google Play
Our Subscribers
Indiastat Cited In...
A storehouse of socio-economic statistical of 620 districts. A cluster of 11 associate websites
Provides election data for all 543 parliamentary and 4120 state assembly constituencies
A collection of over 4000 data-oriented publication in print, eBook, eFlipbook & web-based access formats
Soon to be launched, a comprehensive collection of Infographics, videos, maps and charts on various socio-economic and electoral Insights
Twenty Two years of serving socio-economic and electoral research fraternity in india and abroad.
© Datanet India Pvt. Ltd.