CENTRAL STATISTICS OFFICE

  • India's economy likely to grow 8 pc in next fiscal: Report March 22, 2015

    Mumbai: The country's economy is likely to clock 8 per cent growth in the next financial year and 8.3 per cent in 2016-17, says a report. "India is the only BRIC country, where growth will accelerate, to 8 per cent in FY16 and 8.3 per cent in FY17, based on...
  • IIP grows 2.6 per cent in January March 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Industrial production grew 2.6 per cent in January mainly on account of improvement in manufacturing activity and better offtake of capital goods. The growth in factory output, as measured by the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), was 1.1 per cent in January 2014. For the April-January period of...
  • India's economic growth remains subdued at 4.7 pc in 201314 May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: India's economic growth remained subdued at 4.7 per cent in 201314 and at 4.6 per cent in the fourth quarter of the financial year, mainly due to a decline in manufacturing and mining output. The country's economy, or gross domestic product (GDP), had expanded at 4.5 per...
  • Industrial production in negative zone, dips 1.9 pc in February April 11, 2014

    New Delhi: After feeble signs of a recovery, industrial production once again slipped into negative territory and contracted 1.9 per cent in February due to poor performance in manufacturing, especially capital goods. Factory output as measured by the index of industrial production (IIP) showed a decline of 0.1 per cent during...
  • India's industrial output up 0.1 per cent in January March 12, 2014

    India's industrial output was higher by 0.1 per cent during January, as mining and electricity sectors performed marginally better, government data showed on Wednesday. Factory output measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) dropped by 0.6 percent in December, registering contraction for the third straight month. The cumulative growth...
  • India's economic growth slumps to 4.4 per cent August 30, 2013

    India's economic growth slumped to 4.4 percent during the quarter ended June 30, due to poor showing of manufacturing, mining and agriculture sectors, government data showed on Friday. The manufacturing sector contracted by 1.2 percent while mining sector contracted by 2.8 percent. The growth of agriculture sector fell to 2.7 percent. The services...
  • Govt revises downwards FY12 GDP to 6.2 pc January 31, 2013

    New Delhi: The government on Thursday revised downward the economic growth for fiscal 201112 to 6.2 per cent from the earlier estimate of 6.5 per cent. However, as per the first revised estimates of National Income, Consumption Expenditure, Saving and Capital Formation, the GDP (Gross Domestic Product) for the fiscal...