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Friday, Nov 22, 2019

Central statistics office

Sep 01, 2019 07:42
The June quarter is not an aberration. India’s GDP growth rate has been slowing for five consecutive quarters now. This is only the second instance since December 1999 that the GDP growth rate has fallen for five straight quarters. read more
Aug 13, 2019 17:59
As per the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the inflation in the food basket was 2.36 per cent in July, marginally up from 2.25 per cent in the previous month. Retail inflation is well below the RBI’s comfort level. read more
Jun 24, 2019 20:30
The non-release or delay of NSS data has happened in the past but this did not emerge in the public domain. read more
Jun 12, 2019 17:59
The consumer price index (CPI) based retail inflation for April was revised marginally upwards to 2.99 per cent from the earlier estimate of 2.92 per cent, data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) showed.s read more
May 31, 2019 18:02
India’s economic growth suffered a third straight quarterly fall in the first three months of 2019 to 5.8 percent, according to government figures. read more
May 08, 2019 20:11
Important economic statistics such as GDP numbers are far too important to be used as cannon fodder in political polemics read more
Mar 26, 2019 06:51
Congress has set a minimum income guarantee line of Rs 12,000, akin to a poverty line. The party also assumes that any Indian household should meet this monthly income threshold to escape poverty. read more
Mar 12, 2019 21:30
According to the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) expanded by just 1.7 per cent in January, significantly down from 7.5 per cent growth in the year-ago month. read more
Feb 28, 2019 18:01
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at constant prices (2011-12) had grown at 7 per cent in October-December quarter of the previous financial year. read more
Feb 12, 2019 17:58
Retail inflation declined from 2.19 per cent in December last year to 2.05 per cent in January this year, according to the data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) on Tuesday. read more
Jan 31, 2019 18:06
Real GDP or GDP at constant (2011-12) prices for 2017-18 and 2016-17 stand at Rs 131.80 lakh crore and Rs 122.98 lakh crore, respectively, showing growth of 7.2 per cent during 2017-18 and 8.2 per cent during 2016-17, the CSO said. read more
Jan 25, 2019 17:12
The study showed that employment generation in the formal sector increased by 48 per cent to touch a 15-month high of 7.32 lakh in November 2018 as compared to 4.93 lakh in the year-ago month, as per EPFO payroll data released earlier this month. read more
Jan 25, 2019 17:03
The growth rate can be easily increased by 1 per cent by addressing structural problems through reforms, the council observed during its meeting Friday. read more
Jan 23, 2019 13:07
India’s industrial activity is expected to remain subdued in the near term, owing to muted domestic demand, weak global economic outlook and uncertainty among businesses over the outcome of Lok Sabha elections, 2019, says a report. read more
Jan 07, 2019 18:35
According to the CSO data, the expansion in activities in ‘agriculture, forestry and fishing’ is likely to increase to 3.8 per cent in the current fiscal from 3.4 per cent in the preceding year. read more