Consumer Price Indices Current Affairs - 2020

Labour Minister released new series of CPI for industrial workers

Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar released the new series of Consumer Price Index for industrial workers (CPI-IW) on October 22, 2020. It was launched with 2016 as Base Year. Earlier the base year for the CPI-IW was 2001. About New CPI-IW The new series has been launched to reflect the change in consumption pattern. The new Read More…

CSO releases advance estimates of National Income for 2018-19

The Central Statistics Office (CSO) under the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has released the first advance estimates of National Income for 2018-19. Highlights of the Estimate The Estimate makes the following observations: The Indian economy is expected to grow at 7.2 per cent in the financial year 2018-19 which is higher than the Read More…