Estimated Population
  India   World  
(Estimated as of now)

Past and Projected Population

Year   India   China   World
2009   1,160,813,000   1,338,612,968   6,786,743,939
2012   1,208,116,000   1,366,205,049   7,028,369,002
2015   1,254,019,000   1,393,417,233   7,269,526,256
2020   1,326,155,000   1,430,532,735   7,659,291,953
2025   1,388,994,000   1,453,123,817   8,027,490,191
2050   1,807,878,574   1,424,161,948   9,538,988,263
  Sources : Populations projections are based on data from Census 2011 (Registrar General of India,Government of India) and World Population Prospects 2012(Population Division of United Nation).
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Key Economic Indicators of India
(Week ending Saturday 16thOctober, 2021)

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

Indicator Current Year Ago
INFLATION
All Commodities 10.66 1.32

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (10.66)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (11.39)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (1.32)

Primary Articles 4.1 4.06

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (4.10)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (6.20)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (4.06)

Food Articles -4.69 8.37

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (-4.69)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (-1.29)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (8.37)

Non-Food Articles 29.4 -1.81

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (29.40)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (28.76)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (-1.81)

Minerals 28.8 -6.01

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (28.80)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (14.50)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (-6.01)

Fuel & Power 24.81 -8.65

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (24.81)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (26.09)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (-8.65)

Manufactured Products 11.41 1.87

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (11.41)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (11.39)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (1.87)

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) 4.35 7.27

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (4.35)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (5.30)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (7.27)

NATIONAL INCOME
GVA at Basic Price 18.77 -22.37

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

Current :01st Quarter April-June 2021 (2021-2022) (18.77)
Previous : 04th Quarter January-March 2021 (2020-2021) (3.72)
Year Ago : 01st Quarter April-June 2020 (2020-2021) (-22.37)

Per Capita Income on NNI 86659 94566

In Rs. (At Constant 2011-12 Prices)

Current :For the year 2020-2021 (86659)
Previous : For the year 2019-2020 (94566)
Year Ago : For the year 2018-2019 (92241)

GDP
GDP 20.13 -24.43

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

Current :01st Quarter April-June 2021 (2021-2022) (20.13)
Previous : 04th Quarter January-March 2021 (2020-2021) (1.64)
Year Ago : 01st Quarter April-June 2020 (2020-2021) (-24.43)

GDP from Agriculture 4.52 3.54

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

Current :01st Quarter April-June 2021 (2021-2022) (4.52)
Previous : 04th Quarter January-March 2021 (2020-2021) (3.10)
Year Ago : 01st Quarter April-June 2020 (2020-2021) (3.54)

GDP from Industry 46.15 -35.83

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

Current :01st Quarter April-June 2021 (2021-2022) (46.15)
Previous : 04th Quarter January-March 2021 (2020-2021) (7.93)
Year Ago : 01st Quarter April-June 2020 (2020-2021) (-35.83)

GDP from Services 11.42 -21.46

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

Current :01st Quarter April-June 2021 (2021-2022) (11.42)
Previous : 04th Quarter January-March 2021 (2020-2021) (1.50)
Year Ago : 01st Quarter April-June 2020 (2020-2021) (-21.46)

GDP Annual Growth Rate -7.3 4

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

Current :For the 2020-2021 (-7.3)
Previous : For the 2019-2020 (4.0)
Year Ago : For the 2018-2019 (6.1)

GST
Gross Collections 112020 86449

(Figures in Rs. in Crore)

Current :As on 31st August 2021 (112020)
Previous : As on 31st July 2021 (116393)
Year Ago : As on 31st August 2020 (86449)

Returns Filed 90 87

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 31st January 2021 (90.00)
Previous : As on 31st December 2020 (87.00)
Year Ago : As on 31st January 2020 (83.00)

Public Finance
Total Receipts 125375 144446

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (125375)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (135898)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (144446)

Total Expenditure 272241 193444

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (272241)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (182796)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (193444)

Fiscal Deficit 146866 48998

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (146866)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (46898)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (48998)

FOREIGN TRADE & INVESTMENT
Export 33.79 27.56

(US $ Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (33.79)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (33.28)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (27.56)

Import 56.39 30.52

(US $ Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (56.39)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (47.09)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (30.52)

Trade Balance -22.59 -2.96

(US $ Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (-22.59)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (-13.81)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (-2.96)

FDI Inflow 8.3 23.6

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (8.30)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (0.65)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (23.60)

NRI Investment 141.52 137.81

US $ Billion

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (141.52)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (141.79)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (137.81)

FPI Investment 27755.71 -1196.38

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (27755.71)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (16555.95)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (-1196.38)

Forex Reserves 637.48 545.64

(US $ Billion)

Current :As on 01st October, 2021 (637.48)
Previous : As on 03rd September, 2021 (642.45)
Year Ago : As on 02nd October, 2020 (545.64)

Balance of Payment (BoP)
Credit 336.07 334.31

US $ Billion

Current :04th Quarter Jan.-Mar. 2021 (2020-2021) (336.07)
Previous : 03rd Quarter Oct.-Dec. 2020 (2020-2021) (337.70)
Year Ago : 04th Quarter Jan.-Mar. 2020 (2019-2020) (334.31)

Debit 332.68 315.52

US $ Billion

Current :04th Quarter Jan.-Mar. 2021 (2020-2021) (332.68)
Previous : 03rd Quarter Oct.-Dec. 2020 (2020-2021) (305.21)
Year Ago : 04th Quarter Jan.-Mar. 2020 (2019-2020) (315.52)

Net 3.39 18.79

US $ Billion

Current :04th Quarter Jan.-Mar. 2021 (2020-2021) (3.39)
Previous : 03rd Quarter Oct.-Dec. 2020 (2020-2021) (32.48)
Year Ago : 04th Quarter Jan.-Mar. 2020 (2019-2020) (18.79)

EXCHANGE RATES
Rs. Per 1 USD 75.34 73.42

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (75.34)
Previous : As on 20th September, 2021 (73.65)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (73.42)

Rs. Per 1 GBP 103.43 94.98

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (103.43)
Previous : As on 20th September, 2021 (100.92)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (94.98)

Rs. Per 1 EURO 87.2 85.97

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (87.20)
Previous : As on 20th September, 2021 (86.28)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (85.97)

Rs. Per 100 YEN 65.93 85.97

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (65.93)
Previous : As on 20th September, 2021 (67.04)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (85.97)

BULLION RATES
Standard Gold 47379 51023

(Rs. per 10 Grams)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (47379)
Previous : As on 20th September, 2021 (46282)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (51023)

Silver 63186 62540

(Rs. per Kilogram)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (63186)
Previous : As on 20th September, 2021 (59714)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (62540)

CAPITAL MARKET
BSE Sensex 61765.59 40431.6

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (61765.59)
Previous : As on 20th September, 2021 (58490.93)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (40431.60)

NSE Nifty 18477.05 11873.05

(S&P CNX Nifty)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (18477.05)
Previous : As on 20th September, 2021 (17396.90)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (11873.05)

INSURANCE
Gross Direct Premium Underwritten by Non-Life Insurers 22226.4 22870.82

(Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (22226.40)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (21871.65)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (22870.82)

First Year Premium of Life Insurers
Premium 31001.17 25366.32

(Rs. in Crore)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (31001.17)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (27820.74)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (25366.32)

Policies/Schemes 24.47 22.91

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (24.47)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (23.81)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (22.91)

Lives Covered under Group Schemes 184.28 124.88

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (184.28)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (159.68)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (124.88)

INDEX OF INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION (IIP)
Sectoral
General 11.9 -7.1

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (11.90)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (11.50)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-7.10)

Mining 23.6 -8.7

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (23.60)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (19.50)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-8.70)

Manufacturing 9.7 -7.6

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (9.70)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (10.50)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-7.60)

Electricity 16 -1.8

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (16.00)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (11.10)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-1.80)

Use-Based
Primary Goods 17 -10.7

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (17.00)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (12.40)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-10.70)

Capital Goods 19.9 -14.4

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (19.90)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (29.50)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-14.40)

Intermediate Goods 10.3 -4.8

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (10.30)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (14.10)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-4.80)

Infrastructure / Construction Goods 11.1 0

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (11.10)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (11.60)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (0.00)

Consumer Durables 8 -10.2

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (8.00)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (20.20)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-10.20)

Consumer Non-Durables 5.2 -3

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (5.20)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (-1.80)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-3.00)

INDEX OF EIGHT CORE INDUSTRIES
Overall Index 11.56 -6.9

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (11.56)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (9.94)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-6.90)

Coal 20.59 3.6

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (20.59)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (18.81)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (3.60)

Crude Oil -2.29 -6.27

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (-2.29)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (-3.22)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-6.27)

Natural Gas 20.63 -9.48

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (20.63)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (18.99)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-9.48)

Refinery Products 9.05 -19.15

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (9.05)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (6.70)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-19.15)

Fertilizers -3.1 7.29

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (-3.10)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (0.54)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (7.29)

Steel 5.07 0.47

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (5.07)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (9.38)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (0.47)

Cement 36.29 -14.52

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (36.29)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (21.69)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-14.52)

Electricity 15.34 -1.83

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

Current : For the month of August, 2021 (15.34)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (11.03)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (-1.83)

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)

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)

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 :

Telephone Subscribers
Overall Tele-density 88.51 86.03

(In %age)

Current :As on 31st July, 2021 (88.51)
Previous : As on 30th June, 2021 (88.07)
Year Ago : As on 31st July, 2020 (86.03)

BharatNet
Wi-Fi Hotspot Installed (GPs) 1.04 0

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 21st June, 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 108350.51 110211.86

(GWH)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (108350.51)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (120977.56)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (110211.86)

Thermal 85403.75 85987.6

(GWH)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (85403.75)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (96231.97)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (85987.60)

Nuclear 3792.8 3881.96

(GWH)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (3792.80)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (3139.88)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (3881.96)

Hydro 17817.99 18890.42

(GWH)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (17817.99)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (20269.91)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (18890.42)

Renewable Energy Generation
Wind 6425.95 4492.66

(MU)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (6425.95)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (9348.92)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (4492.66)

Solar 5111.09 4082.99

(MU)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (5111.09)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (5449.51)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (4082.99)

PETROLEUM PRICES
Crude Oil Prices 73.13 41.35

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

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (73.13)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (69.80)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (41.35)

Retail Selling Price (RSP) of Petrol (Rs./Litre)
Delhi 105.84 81.06

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (105.84)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (101.19)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (81.06)

Mumbai 111.77 87.74

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (111.77)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (107.26)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (87.74)

Chennai 103.01 84.14

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (103.01)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (98.96)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (84.14)

Kolkata 106.43 82.59

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (106.43)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (101.62)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (82.59)

Retail Selling Price (RSP) of Diesel (Rs./Litre)
Delhi 94.57 70.46

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (94.57)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (88.62)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (70.46)

Mumbai 102.52 76.86

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (102.52)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (96.19)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (76.86)

Chennai 98.92 75.95

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (98.92)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (93.26)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (75.95)

Kolkata 97.68 73.99

(Rs./Litre)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (97.68)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (91.71)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (73.99)

RETAIL PRICE OF SELECTED FOOD COMMODITIES
Arhar (Split)
Delhi 115 90

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (115)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (115)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (90)

Mumbai 112 98

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (112)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (110)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (98)

Kolkata 115 105

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (115)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (115)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (105)

Chennai 135 110

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (135)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (135)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (110)

Masur (Split)
Delhi 98 75

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (98)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (83)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (75)

Mumbai 100 82

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (100)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (94)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (82)

Kolkata 110 97

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (110)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (110)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (97)

Chennai 108 90

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (108)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (110)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (90)

Mustard Oil
Delhi 200 128

(In Kg/Litre)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (200)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (170)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (128)

Mumbai 200 140

(In Kg/Litre)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (200)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (180)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (140)

Kolkata 180 120

(In Kg/Litre)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (180)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (170)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (120)

Chennai 210 140

(In Kg/Litre)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (210)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (200)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (140)

Onion
Delhi 35 45

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (35)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (25)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (45)

Mumbai 44 50

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (44)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (20)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (50)

Kolkata 45 50

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (45)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (35)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (50)

Chennai 50 50

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (50)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (30)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (50)

Potato
Delhi 25 45

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (25)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (25)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (45)

Mumbai 20 32

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (20)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (20)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (32)

Kolkata 15 35

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (15)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (13)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (35)

Chennai 30 40

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (30)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (30)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (40)

Rice (Common/Coarse)
Delhi 45 42

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (45)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (47)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (42)

Mumbai 34 32

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (34)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (30)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (32)

Kolkata 32 30

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (32)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (32)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (30)

Chennai 45 48

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (45)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (47)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (48)

Sugar
Delhi 43 38

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (43)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (42)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (38)

Mumbai 42 42

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (42)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (41)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (42)

Kolkata 44 40

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (44)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (42)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (40)

Chennai 46 42

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 18th October, 2021 (46)
Previous : As on 18th September, 2021 (46)
Year Ago : As on 18th October, 2020 (42)

Tomato
Delhi 55 45

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (55)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (20)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (45)

Mumbai 40 40

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (40)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (16)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (40)

Kolkata 70 70

(In Kg)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (70)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (45)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (70)

Chennai 50 40

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (50)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (25)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (40)

Wheat (Kalyan HYV)
Delhi 25 26

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (25)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (25)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (26)

Mumbai 34 24

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (34)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (32)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (24)

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 53

(In Kg.)

Current :As on 08th October, 2021 (42)
Previous : As on 10th September, 2021 (40)
Year Ago : As on 09th October, 2020 (53)

WAGE RATES
Average Daily Wage Rates For General Agricultural Labourers
Men 319.8 311.96

(In Rs.)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (319.80)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (318.82)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (311.96)

Women 250.42 243.4

(In Rs.)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (250.42)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (249.56)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (243.40)

Average Daily Wage Rates For General Non-Agricultural Labourers
Men 323.35 316.04

(In Rs.)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (323.35)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (322.60)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (316.04)

Women 236 233.39

(In Rs.)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (236.00)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (235.88)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (233.39)

BANKING & FINANCE
Banking Performance
Reporting Offices 1.5 1.49

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of June, 2021 (1.50)
Previous : For the month of March, 2021 (1.50)
Year Ago : For the month of June, 2020 (1.49)

Deposit 155393.09 141274.83

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of June, 2021 (155393.09)
Previous : For the month of March, 2021 (154399.70)
Year Ago : For the month of June, 2020 (141274.83)

CD Ratio 70.46 73.14

(In %age)

Current :For the month of June, 2021 (70.46)
Previous : For the month of March, 2021 (71.47)
Year Ago : For the month of June, 2020 (73.14)

Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) 2.41 2.33

(Nos. in Lakh)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (2.41)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (2.40)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (2.33)

Points of Sale (PoS) 47.48 43.55

(Nos. in Lakh)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (47.48)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (46.08)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (43.55)

Digital Transaction
Mobile Banking Transactions 11365.46 6752.77

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (11365.46)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (11493.40)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (6752.77)

National Electronic Fund Transfer (NEFT) 22098.18 19305.52

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (22098.18)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (22043.03)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (19305.52)

Banking Performance
Credit 109486.14 103332.31

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of June, 2021 (109486.14)
Previous : For the month of March, 2021 (110353.47)
Year Ago : For the month of June, 2020 (103332.31)

Digital Transaction
Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) 101600.93 72923.8

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (101600.93)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (107413.14)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (72923.80)

Credit Cards Usage at ATMs/PoS 779.81 505.03

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (779.81)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (751.20)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (505.03)

Debit Cards Usage at ATMs/PoS 3273.85 2904.48

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (3273.85)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (3149.11)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (2904.48)

Gross Bank Credit by Major Sectors
Total Gross Bank Credit 108974.63 102161.58

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 27th August, 2021 (108974.63)
Previous : As on 30th July, 2021 (109104.16)
Year Ago : As on 28th August, 2020 (102161.58)

Food Credit 688.01 659.41

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 27th August, 2021 (688.01)
Previous : As on 30th July, 2021 (774.78)
Year Ago : As on 28th August, 2020 (659.41)

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) 13042.7 11716.79

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 27th August, 2021 (13042.70)
Previous : As on 30th July, 2021 (13180.24)
Year Ago : As on 28th August, 2020 (11716.79)

Micro & Small Medium and Large Industry (Non-food Credit) 28196.01 27575.26

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 27th August, 2021 (28196.01)
Previous : As on 30th July, 2021 (28248.55)
Year Ago : As on 28th August, 2020 (27575.26)

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 29439.46 26805.47

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 27th August, 2021 (29439.46)
Previous : As on 30th July, 2021 (29466.49)
Year Ago : As on 28th August, 2020 (26805.47)

Cash on Hand with Banks 1130.55 974.36

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 27th August, 2021 (1130.55)
Previous : As on 30th July, 2021 (1074.25)
Year Ago : As on 28th August, 2020 (974.36)

Currency with the Public 28308.91 25831.11

(Rs. in Billion)

Current :As on 27th August, 2021 (28308.91)
Previous : As on 30th July, 2021 (28392.24)
Year Ago : As on 28th August, 2020 (25831.11)

Prepaid Payment Instruments (PPIs)
m-Wallet 177.12 130

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (177.12)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (170.53)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (130.00)

PPI Cards 49.19 38.08

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (49.19)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (37.53)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (38.08)

Retail Payments on NPCI 18921.9 13546.17

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (18921.90)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (18578.52)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (13546.17)

Immediate Payment Service (IMPS) 3240.94 2486.62

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (3240.94)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (3202.03)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (2486.62)

Unified Payments Interface (UPI)
UPI 6543.52 3290.28

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (6543.52)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (6391.17)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (3290.28)

BHIM 75.23 63.81

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (75.23)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (80.47)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (63.81)

USSD 2.0 0.16 0.14

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (0.16)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (0.17)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (0.14)

UPI excl. BHIM & USSD 6468.13 3226.32

Amount Transaction (Rs. in Billion)

Current :For the month of September, 2021 (6468.13)
Previous : For the month of August, 2021 (6310.53)
Year Ago : For the month of September, 2020 (3226.32)

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) 0.69 0.0047

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of April, 2021 (0.69)
Previous : For the month of March, 2021 (1.23)
Year Ago : For the month of April, 2020 (0.00470)

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
Ports
Traffic Handled At Major Sea Ports 57591 51683

(In ^000 Tonnes)

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (57591)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (55026)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (51683)

Air Traffic
Aircraft Movement 1.38 0.75

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (1.38)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (1.15)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (0.75)

Passenger Movements 142.59 61.64

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (142.59)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (105.32)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (61.64)

Freight Movements 264509 204247

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

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (264509)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (259168)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (204247)

Railways
Passengers Booked 256.04 22.27

No. in Millions

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (256.04)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (191.89)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (22.27)

Originating Revenue Loading 110.43 94.5

In Million Tonnes

Current :For the month of August, 2021 (110.43)
Previous : For the month of July, 2021 (112.47)
Year Ago : For the month of August, 2020 (94.50)

SOCIAL SECURITY
NPS Subscribers
New Subscribers 0.5 0.35

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of July, 2021 (0.50)
Previous : For the month of June, 2021 (0.78)
Year Ago : For the month of July, 2020 (0.35)

Existing Subscribers 6827.7 5958.46

In Thousand Nos.

Current :For the month of July, 2021 (6827.70)
Previous : For the month of June, 2021 (6676.30)
Year Ago : For the month of July, 2020 (5958.46)

EPF Members
New EPF Subscribers 9.02 6.96

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of July, 2021 (9.02)
Previous : For the month of June, 2021 (8.51)
Year Ago : For the month of July, 2020 (6.96)

Number of Members Exited 3.77 9.66

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of July, 2021 (3.77)
Previous : For the month of June, 2021 (5.97)
Year Ago : For the month of July, 2020 (9.66)

Number of Exited Members who Rejoined and Resubscribed 9.39 7.73

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of July, 2021 (9.39)
Previous : For the month of June, 2021 (8.62)
Year Ago : For the month of July, 2020 (7.73)

Net Payroll 14.65 5.03

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of July, 2021 (14.65)
Previous : For the month of June, 2021 (11.16)
Year Ago : For the month of July, 2020 (5.03)

ESI Members
Newly Registered Employees 13.21 7.42

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :For the month of July, 2021 (13.21)
Previous : For the month of June, 2021 (10.58)
Year Ago : For the month of July, 2020 (7.42)

Existing Employees 2.45 2.08

(In Crore Nos.)

Current :For the month of July, 2021 (2.45)
Previous : For the month of June, 2021 (2.36)
Year Ago : For the month of July, 2020 (2.08)

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 43.57 40.98

(In Crore Nos.)

Current :As on 06th October, 2021 (43.57)
Previous : As on 08th September, 2021 (43.29)
Year Ago : As on 07th October, 2020 (40.98)

Deposits in Accounts 145811.5 130360.53

(Rs. in Crore)

Current :As on 06th October, 2021 (145811.50)
Previous : As on 08th September, 2021 (145050.76)
Year Ago : As on 07th October, 2020 (130360.53)

Rupay Debit Card Issued 31.56 30.06

(In Crore Nos.)

Current :As on 06th October, 2021 (31.56)
Previous : As on 08th September, 2021 (31.36)
Year Ago : As on 07th October, 2020 (30.06)

COMPANIES
Registered Companies 22.03 20.31

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 31st July, 2021 (22.03)
Previous : As on 30th June, 2021 (21.87)
Year Ago : As on 31st July, 2020 (20.31)

Closed Companies 7.64 7.47

(In Lakh Nos.)

Current :As on 31st July, 2021 (7.64)
Previous : As on 30th June, 2021 (7.63)
Year Ago : As on 31st July, 2020 (7.47)

COVID-19 Pandemic
COVID-19 Cases
Confirmed Cases 34.09 7.55

(In Million)

Current :As on 19th October, 2021 (34.09)
Previous : As on 19th September, 2021 (33.45)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (7.55)

Active Cases 0.18 0.77

(In Million)

Current :As on 19th October, 2021 (0.18)
Previous : As on 19th September, 2021 (0.33)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (0.77)

Recovered 33.46 6.66

(In Million)

Current :As on 19th October, 2021 (33.46)
Previous : As on 19th September, 2021 (32.67)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (6.66)

Recovery Rate 98.14 88.26

(In %age)

Current :As on 19th October, 2021 (98.14)
Previous : As on 19th September, 2021 (97.68)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (88.26)

Deaths 0.45 0.11

(In Million)

Current :As on 19th October, 2021 (0.45)
Previous : As on 19th September, 2021 (0.44)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (0.11)

Fatality Rates 1.33 1.52

(In %age)

Current :As on 19th October, 2021 (1.33)
Previous : As on 19th September, 2021 (1.33)
Year Ago : As on 19th October, 2020 (1.52)

Vaccination
Age Group 18-44 Years (1st Dose) 31.74 1.78

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (31.74)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (1.78)
Year Ago : -

Age Group 18-44 Years (2nd Dose) 0.32 0

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (0.32)
Previous : -
Year Ago : -

Age Group 45-60 Years (1st Dose) 72.55 55.05

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (72.55)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (55.05)
Year Ago : -

Age Group 45-60 Years (2nd Dose) 11.53 6.37

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (11.53)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (6.37)
Year Ago : -

Age Group Over 60 Years (1st Dose) 61.28 53.62

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (61.28)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (53.62)
Year Ago : -

Age Group Over 60 Years (2nd Dose) 19.44 14.82

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (19.44)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (14.82)
Year Ago : -

Age not Classified (1st Dose) 26.38 23.47

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (26.38)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (23.47)
Year Ago : -

Age not Classified (2nd Dose) 15.62 14.18

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (15.62)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (14.18)
Year Ago : -

1st Dose (Beneficiaries Vaccinated) 191.94 133.92

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (191.94)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (133.92)
Year Ago : -

2nd Dose (Beneficiaries Vaccinated) 46.9 35.38

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th May, 2021 (46.90)
Previous : As on 08th April, 2021 (35.38)
Year Ago : -

Total Beneficiaries Vaccinated 238.84 169.3

(In Million)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (238.84)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (169.30)
Year Ago : -

Vaccinated Ratio 17.42 12.35

(Per hundred Population)

Current :As on 08th June, 2021 (17.42)
Previous : As on 08th May, 2021 (12.35)
Year Ago : -

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