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Currency 63.16 62.05 68.61 7.19
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The US Dollar increased to 63.16 Indian Rupee in December from 62.05 in November of 2014.
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Stock Market 27126.57 28693.99 28693.99 113.28
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The India Stock Market (SENSEX) decreased to 27126.57 Index points in December from 28693.99 Index points in November of 2014.
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Government Bond 10Y 7.93 8.08 14.76 4.96
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The India Government Bond 10Y decreased to 7.93 percent in December from 8.08 percent in November of 2014.
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GDP Growth Rate 1.20 1.90 5.80 -1.90
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in India expanded 1.20 percent in the second quarter of 2014 over the previous quarter.
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GDP Constant Prices 15421.34 15160.25 17166.18 7500.43
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GDP Constant Prices in India increased to 15421.34 INR Billion in the third quarter of 2014 from 15160.25 INR Billion in the second quarter of 2014.
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GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.30 5.70 11.40 -5.20
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in India expanded 5.30 percent in the third quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year.
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Gross Fixed Capital Formation 4975.22 4957.25 5356.22 2021.90
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Gross Fixed Capital Formation in India increased to 4975.22 INR Billion in the third quarter of 2014 from 4957.25 INR Billion in the second quarter of 2014.
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Unemployment Rate 5.20 6.30 9.40 5.20
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Unemployment Rate in India decreased to 5.20 percent in 2012 from 6.30 percent in 2011.
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Labor Force Participation Rate 50.90 52.90 52.90 50.90
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Labor Force Participation Rate in India decreased to 50.90 percent in 2012 from 52.90 percent in 2011.
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Employed Persons 29650.00 28999.00 29650.00 17491.00
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The number of employed persons in India increased to 29650 Thousand in 2012 from 28999 Thousand in 2011.
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Wages 4.83 5.07 5.47 3.12
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Wages in India decreased to 4.83 INR in 2013 from 5.07 INR in 2012.
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Unemployed Persons 44.79 40.17 44.79 5.10
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The number of unemployed persons in India increased to 44.79 Million in 2012 from 40.17 Million in 2011.
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Wages In Manufacturing 6.25 6.55 6.97 3.92
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Wages In Manufacturing in India decreased to 6.25 INR in 2013 from 6.55 INR in 2012.
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Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00
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Retirement Age Women in India remained unchanged at 60 in 2014 from 60 in 2013.
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Youth Unemployment Rate 18.10 18.10 18.10
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Youth Unemployment Rate in India was recorded at 18.10 percent in 2012.
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Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00
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Retirement Age Men in India remained unchanged at 60 in 2014 from 60 in 2013.
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Inflation Rate 4.38 5.52 11.16 4.38
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The inflation rate in India was recorded at 4.38 percent in November of 2014.
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Export Prices 312.00 284.00 312.00 100.00
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Export Prices in India increased to 312 Index Points in 2014 from 284 Index Points in 2013.
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Consumer Price Index CPI 145.50 145.20 145.50 105.00
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Consumer Price Index CPI in India increased to 145.50 Index Points in November of 2014 from 145.20 Index Points in October of 2014.
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Import Prices 518.00 459.00 518.00 100.00
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Import Prices in India increased to 518 Index Points in 2014 from 459 Index Points in 2013.
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GDP Deflator 171.30 159.30 171.30 100.00
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GDP Deflator in India increased to 171.30 Index Points in 2013 from 159.30 Index Points in 2012.
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Food Inflation 3.50 5.68 14.72 3.50
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Food Inflation in India decreased to 3.50 percent in November of 2014 from 5.68 percent in October of 2014.
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Producer Prices 181.50 183.90 185.70 97.50
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Producer Prices in India decreased to 181.50 Index Points in November of 2014 from 183.90 Index Points in October of 2014.
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Inflation Rate Mom 0.14 0.00 1.77 -1.00
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The Consumer Price Index in India increased 0.14 percent in October of 2014 over the previous month.
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Producer Prices Change 0.00 1.77 34.68 -11.31
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Producer Prices in India were unchanged in November of 2014 over the same month in the previous year.
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Interest Rate 8.00 8.00 14.50 4.25
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The benchmark interest rate in India was last recorded at 8 percent.
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Central Bank Balance Sheet 12347.21 12350.03 13289.32 1624.31
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Central Bank Balance Sheet in India decreased to 12347.21 INR Billions in November of 2014 from 12350.03 INR Billions in October of 2014.
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Interbank Rate 8.27 8.44 12.97 3.10
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Interbank Rate in India decreased to 8.27 percent in November of 2014 from 8.44 percent in October of 2014.
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Foreign Exchange Reserves 316830.00 316310.00 383643.00 29048.00
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Foreign Exchange Reserves in India increased to 316830 USD Million in the week ended December 13th, 2014 from 314660 USD Million in the previous week.
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Money Supply M3 101437.65 100858.94 101437.65 123.52
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Money Supply M3 in India increased to 101437.65 INR Billion in November of 2014 from 100858.94 INR Billion in October of 2014.
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Loan Growth 9.81 10.27 42.00 5.20
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Bank Loan Growth in India increased 9.81 percent in September of 2014 over the same month of the previous year.
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Balance of Trade -16860.00 -13350.00 258.90 -20210.90
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India recorded a trade deficit of 16860 USD Million in November of 2014, the highest trade gap in eighteen months. Imports rose 26.79 percent year-on-year while exports increased 7.27 percent.
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Terms of Trade 60.20 61.90 100.00 60.20
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Terms of Trade in India decreased to 60.20 Index Points in 2014 from 61.90 Index Points in 2013.
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Exports 25960.00 26100.00 30541.44 59.01
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Exports in India decreased to 25960 USD Million in November of 2014 from 26100 USD Million in October of 2014.
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Foreign Direct Investment 2801.00 2897.00 5670.00 -60.00
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Foreign Direct Investment in India decreased to 2801 USD Million in October of 2014 from 2897 USD Million in September of 2014.
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Imports 42820.00 39400.00 45281.90 117.40
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Imports in India increased to 42820 USD Million in November of 2014 from 39400 USD Million in October of 2014. Year-on-year, imports increased 26.79 percent, driven by a 571.28 percent jump in gold purchases.
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Remittances 11673.51 8812.42 11673.51 5999.10
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Remittances in India increased to 11673.51 USD Million in the third quarter of 2014 from 8812.42 USD Million in the second quarter of 2014.
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Current Account -7.80 -1.20 7.36 -31.86
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India recorded a Current Account deficit of 7.80 USD Billion in the second quarter of 2014.
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Tourist Arrivals 750000.00 656000.00 800000.00 129286.00
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Tourist Arrivals in India increased to 750000 in November of 2014 from 656000 in October of 2014.
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Current Account to GDP -1.70 -4.70 1.50 -4.70
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India recorded a Current Account deficit of 1.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013.
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Gold Reserves 557.75 557.75 557.75 357.75
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Gold Reserves in India remained unchanged at 557.75 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2014 from 557.75 Tonnes in the first quarter of 2014.
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External Debt 440614.00 390048.00 440614.00 75858.00
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External Debt in India increased to 440614 USD Million in 2014 from 390048 USD Million in 2013.
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Crude Oil Production 728.00 757.00 813.00 526.00
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Crude Oil Production in India decreased to 728 BBL/D/1K in August of 2014 from 757 BBL/D/1K in July of 2014.
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Government Budget -4.50 -4.90 -2.04 -7.80
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India recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 4.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in the fiscal year 2013/2014.
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Government Spending 1628.31 1873.77 1899.51 735.82
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Government Spending in India decreased to 1628.31 INR Billion in the third quarter of 2014 from 1873.77 INR Billion in the second quarter of 2014.
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Government Debt to GDP 67.72 66.60 84.30 66.60
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India recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 67.72 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013.
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Credit Rating 47.12
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Standard & Poors credit rating for India stands at BBB-. Moodys rating for India sovereign debt is Baa3. Fitchs credit rating for India is BBB-.
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Government Budget Value -4757.51 -4388.26 -94.06 -5992.99
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India recorded a government budget deficit of 4757.51 INR Billion in October of 2014.
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Business Confidence 57.40 53.70 71.80 45.70
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Business Confidence in India increased to 57.40 in the third quarter of 2014 from 53.70 in the second quarter of 2014.
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Manufacturing Production -7.60 2.90 24.30 -9.10
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Manufacturing Production in India decreased 7.60 percent in October of 2014 over the same month in the previous year.
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Manufacturing PMI 53.30 51.60 55.00 48.50
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Manufacturing PMI in India increased to 53.30 in November of 2014 from 51.60 in October of 2014.
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Changes in Inventories 263.97 267.18 597.31 184.29
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Changes in Inventories in India decreased to 263.97 INR Billion in the third quarter of 2014 from 267.18 INR Billion in the second quarter of 2014.
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Services PMI 52.60 50.00 57.50 44.60
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Services PMI in India decreased to 52.60 Index Points in November of 2014 from 50.00 Index Points in October of 2014.
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Car Registrations 220432.00 216431.00 304900.00 6508.00
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Car Registrations in India increased to 220432 Cars in November of 2014 from 216431 Cars in October of 2014.
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Industrial Production -4.20 2.80 20.00 -7.20
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Industrial Production in India decreased 4.20 percent in October of 2014 over the same month in the previous year. Manufacturing dropped 7.6 percent while mining and electricity production rose 5.2 percent and 13.3 percent respectively.
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Industrial Production Mom 3.31 -3.43 14.94 -14.26
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Industrial Production in India increased 3.31 percent in September of 2014 over the previous month.
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Consumer Confidence 126.00 128.00 131.00 92.00
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Consumer Confidence in India decreased to 126 in the third quarter of 2014 from 128 in the second quarter of 2014.
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Personal Savings 22124.14 20547.37 22124.14 6.34
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Personal Savings in India increased to 22124.14 INR Billion in 2013 from 20547.37 INR Billion in 2012.
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Consumer Spending 9233.88 9349.95 9833.86 4469.88
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Consumer Spending in India decreased to 9233.88 INR Billion in the third quarter of 2014 from 9349.95 INR Billion in the second quarter of 2014.
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Bank Lending Rate 10.25 10.25 20.00 8.00
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Bank Lending Rate in India remained unchanged at 10.25 percent in November of 2014 from 10.25 percent in October of 2014.
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Disposable Personal Income 80663730.00 71787870.00 80663730.00 91540.00
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Disposable Personal Income in India increased to 80663730 INR Million in 2012 from 71787870 INR Million in 2011.
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Corporate Tax Rate 34.00 33.99 34.00 32.44
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The Corporate Tax Rate in India stands at 34 percent.
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Social Security Rate 24.00 24.00 24.00 24.00
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The Social Security Rate in India stands at 24 percent.
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Personal Income Tax Rate 33.99 33.99 33.99 30.00
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The Personal Income Tax Rate in India stands at 33.99 percent.
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Social Security Rate For Companies 12.00 12.00 12.00 12.00
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The Social Security Rate For Companies in India stands at 12 percent.
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Sales Tax Rate 12.36 12.36 12.50 12.36
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The Sales Tax Rate in India stands at 12.36 percent.
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Social Security Rate For Employees 12.00 12.00 12.00 12.00
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The Social Security Rate For Employees in India stands at 12 percent.
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Housing Index 233.00 229.00 233.00 181.00
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Housing Index in India increased to 233 Index Points in the second quarter of 2014 from 229 Index Points in the first quarter of 2014.

This page includes a list of key economic indicators for India. 12/20/2014