PER CAPITA INCOME

  • Bihar narrows down gap with country in per capita income: Report February 14, 2014

    With per capita income of Rs 30,930, Bihar has been narrowing down the gap in a big way with the national average, according to the latest economic survey presented in the state Assembly on Friday. The per capita income of Bihar in 201213 was Rs 30,930, the survey presented by...
  • Delhi residents happy with quality of life yet feel unsafe: Report September 1, 2013

    Residents of Delhi, having the highest per capita income in the country, are happy with the quality of life but at the same time feel unsafe in the city, an official report said on Saturday. "Delhi's average per capita income, at more than Rs 2 lakh per year in 2012-13, is...
  • South India ahead of North due to better governance May 7, 2013

    Bangalore: The quality of governance and better leadership has led to southern states surging ahead of their northern counterparts, widening the gap in terms of per capita income and poverty between the south and north, says a study. Per capita incomes in the south (Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and...
  • Odisha Congress leaders meet Prime Minister for funds April 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Expressing concern over the misuse of central funds in Odisha, a delegation led by state Congress president Niranjan Patnaik met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to seek a needbased financial package for the state, party leaders said in Delhi on Saturday. "The prime minister has said that there is no...
  • India's per capita income rises to Rs 5,729 per month February 7, 2013

    New Delhi: India's per capita income, a gauge for measuring living standard, is estimated to have gone up 11.7 per cent to Rs 5,729 per month in 201213 at current prices, compared with Rs 5,130 in the previous fiscal. The estimated rate of growth in per capita income for the...
  • Bihar's per capita income doubles in 8 years January 13, 2013

    Patna: Indicative of its impressive growth, Bihar's per capita income has almost doubled since 2004. But it is still well below the national average, a state minister says. Planning and Development Minister Narendra Narayan Yadav said that Bihar's per capita income in 201112 was Rs 15,268, which was still far...
  • Delhi's percapita income 3 times the national average April 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The average income of Delhiites is expected to be Rs 1.75 lakh for the year 201112, almost 3 times the national average of around Rs 60,000, according a report by the state government's Directorate of Economics and Statistics. The figures came to light in the report titled "Estimates of...
  • Delhi's per capita income highest in country February 16, 2012

    New Delhi: In reflection of growing economic prosperity, the per capita income of Rs 1.16 lakh in 200910 in Delhi is highest in the country. The monthly per capita expenditure (MPCE) of Delhiites living in urban areas has increased from Rs 2,078 in 2008 to Rs 2,905 in 2010, which...
  • FTN: Can an individual live on Rs 32 a day in urban India? September 21, 2011

    The Planning Commission said that the BPL population at present touched by the public distribution service was 35.98 crore. ...
  • India's per capita income to grow 17.3 pc February 7, 2011

    New Delhi: India's per capita income is projected to grow by 17.3 per cent to Rs 54,527 in 201011 from Rs 46,492 in the yearago period, according to the official data released on Monday. Per capita income is calculated by evenly dividing the national income among the country's population. However, the increase...
  • Indians prosper: Per capita income at Rs 46,492 January 31, 2011

    New Delhi: Per capita income of Indians grew by 14.5 per cent to Rs 46,492 in 200910 from Rs 40,605 in the yearago period, as per the revised data released by the government on Monday. The new per capita income figure estimates on current market prices...
  • Monthly income of average Indian crosses Rs 3,000 pm May 30, 2009

    New Delhi: The average monthly income of an Indian for the first time in the country's history has crossed Rs 3,000, thanks to economic reforms and a high growth rate of above 9 per cent achieved for three years since 200506. The per capita income, a measure of average income of...
  • Delhi remains the most loved city August 24, 2006

    New Delhi: Delhi's first Human Development Report based on a survey of over 14,000 households across the city's socioeconomic spectrum was released on Thursday. While, it gives a detailed view of the problems plaguing the city, the report also shows that an unexpected number of people are unwilling to move...