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By hindustantimes.com | Written by Deepali Sharma
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 02:54 PM IST
In all the three schemes, the number of new registrations increased after June 2020.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 02:25 PM IST
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has projected the Indian economy to contract 7.5 per cent in the current financial year, while the National Statistical Office (NSO) estimates a contraction of 7.7 per cent.
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 03:03 AM IST
At the same time, there are other statistics that suggest a more sober approach. Here are four charts put these mutually conflicting trends in context.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
PUBLISHED ON NOV 27, 2020 09:16 PM IST
According to the Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation, agriculture, forestry and fishing, manufacturing, and electricity, gas, water supply and other utility services witnessed positive growth between July-September.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Abhishek Jha
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2020 02:38 AM IST
An average Indian woman spends 19.5% of her time engaged in either unpaid domestic work or unpaid care-giving services, according to the survey conducted between January and December 2019.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Gireesh Chandra Prasad and Asit Ranjan Mishra
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2020 12:32 AM IST
It is a bit more modest than some optimistic estimates that the Fifteenth Finance Commission has received from experts, the Commission’s chairman, NK Singh, said in an interview, citing a presentation made by the finance ministry’s chief economic adviser, Krishnamurthy Subramanian.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2020 05:30 PM IST
According to the survey, UP stands at the fifth to last position, and with a 96.2% literacy rate, Kerala has once again emerged as the most literate state in the country
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2020 10:54 PM IST
Till India gets its post-pandemic economy right, its developmental and global ambitions will remain unmet
UPDATED ON JUL 22, 2020 07:34 PM IST
Factor in findings on infections, hospitalisation in policymaking
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vijdan Mohammad Kawoosa
UPDATED ON JUL 22, 2020 10:21 AM IST
The findings of the latest survey on the state of India’s health by the National Statistical Office shows that the number of Indians reporting ailments dropped by 2.1 percentage points in rural areas and 2.7 percentage points in urban areas between 2014 and 2017-18.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 09, 2020 06:09 PM IST
According to National Statistical Office (NSO) data, manufacturing sector output rose by 3.2 per cent compared to contraction of 0.3 per cent in the same month a year ago.
UPDATED ON FEB 23, 2020 10:29 PM IST
Apprehensions about CAA-NPR-NRC is affecting other government surveys
UPDATED ON FEB 20, 2020 08:05 PM IST
It will have to address structural issues, unexpected disruptions
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 09:13 AM IST
More than 40% of India’s workforce is still employed in agriculture, according to data from the 2017-18 Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS) conducted by the National Statistical Office (NSO).
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2019 08:27 PM IST
The government must focus on boosting economic sentiment
New Delhi | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 29, 2019 07:56 PM IST
Net tax receipts in the April-October period was 6.83 trillion rupees, while total expenditure was 16.55 trillion rupees, the data showed
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2019 02:15 AM IST
The NSO released its report “Key Indicators of Household Social Consumption on Education in India” last week. The report is based on a survey conducted between July 2017 and June 2018.
By Yamini Aiyar
PUBLISHED ON NOV 20, 2019 07:18 PM IST
Transparency of data is essential both for good governance and the health of democracy
PUBLISHED ON NOV 19, 2019 11:55 AM IST
Rejecting CES data undermines India’s statistical system
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2019 01:26 AM IST
On Friday, Business Standard released leaked findings from the 2017-18 CES which showed that inflation-adjusted average monthly per capita expenditure (MPCE) declined by 3.7% in the country between 2011-12 and 2017-18, a first in four decades.
livemint, Mumbai | By Asit Ranjan Mishra
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2019 11:02 AM IST
Most analysts expect the GDP growth rate in June quarter to be less than 5.8% secured in the March quarter of 2018-19 which was a five year low.