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On average, perceived destitution (financial condition being well below average) is 3.4 times more widespread than perceived opulence (financial condition being well above average) in India.(PTI image)

Number Theory: How much does an average Indian earn?

By Abhishek Jha
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 03:02 PM IST
The average annual per capita income of households interviewed in the LASI survey conducted in 2017-18 is 44,901. This is just about 39% of the per capita income in the same year according to the National Account Statistics
India’s Human Development Index (HDI) value for 2017 is 0.640, which put the country in the medium human development category.(Bachchan Kumar/HT File Photo)
India’s Human Development Index (HDI) value for 2017 is 0.640, which put the country in the medium human development category.(Bachchan Kumar/HT File Photo)

India up one notch to 130 in UN’s Human Development Index

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2018 08:25 PM IST
Between 1990 and 2017, India’s HDI value has increased from 0.427 to 0.640, an increase of nearly 50%. .
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