India GDP Growth Rate
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in India expanded 2.10 percent in the first quarter of 2014 over the previous quarter. GDP Growth Rate in India averaged 1.62 Percent from 1996 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 5.80 Percent in the fourth quarter of 2003 and a record low of -1.90 Percent in the first quarter of 2009.
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In India, the growth rate in GDP measures the change in the seasonally adjusted value of the goods and services produced by the Indian economy during the quarter. India is the world’s tenth largest economy and the second most populous. The most important and the fastest growing sector of Indian economy are services. Trade, hotels, transport and communication; financing, insurance, real estate and business services and community, social and personal services account for more than 60 percent of GDP. Agriculture, forestry and fishing constitute around 12 percent of the output, but employs more than 50 percent of the labor force. Manufacturing accounts for 15 percent of GDP, construction for another 8 percent and mining, quarrying, electricity, gas and water supply for the remaining 5 percent. This page provides - India GDP Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.