Central Statistics Office

  • India's economic growth remains subdued at 4.7 pc in 2013-14 May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: India's economic growth remained subdued at 4.7 per cent in 2013-14 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 2011-12 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...