India | Economic Report

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Currency 60.82 60.68 68.61 7.19
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The US Dollar increased to 60.80 Indian Rupee in September from 60.68 in August of 2014.
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Stock Market 27090.42 26638.11 27319.85 113.28
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The India Stock Market (SENSEX) decreased to 26631.29 Index points in September from 26638.11 Index points in August of 2014.
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Government Bond 10Y 8.45 8.56 14.76 4.96
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The India Government Bond 10Y decreased to 8.45 percent in September from 8.56 percent in August 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 17166.18 15926.37 17166.18 7500.43
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GDP Constant Prices in India increased to 17166.18 INR Billion in the first quarter of 2014 from 15926.37 INR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.
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GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.70 4.60 11.40 -5.20
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The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in India expanded 5.70 percent in the second quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year.
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Gross Fixed Capital Formation 5356.22 5037.10 5356.22 2021.90
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Gross Fixed Capital Formation in India increased to 5356.22 INR Billion in the first quarter of 2014 from 5037.10 INR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.
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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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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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Employed Persons 28999.00 28708.00 28999.00 17491.00
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The number of employed persons in India increased to 28999 Thousand in 2011 from 28708 Thousand in 2010.
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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 39963.00 39974.00 41750.00 24861.00
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The number of unemployed persons in India decreased to 39963 Thousand in 2009 from 39974 Thousand in 2007.
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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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Inflation Rate 7.80 7.96 11.16 7.31
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The inflation rate in India was recorded at 7.80 percent in August of 2014.
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Export Prices 284.00 268.00 284.00 100.00
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Export Prices in India increased to 284 Index Points in 2013 from 268 Index Points in 2012.
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Consumer Price Index CPI 143.70 141.20 143.70 105.00
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Consumer Price Index (CPI) in India increased to 143.70 Index Points in July of 2014 from 141.20 Index Points in June of 2014.
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Import Prices 459.00 425.00 459.00 100.00
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Import Prices in India increased to 459 Index Points in 2013 from 425 Index Points in 2012.
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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 9.16 9.16 14.72 4.11
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Food Inflation in India remained unchanged at 9.16 percent in August of 2014 from 9.16 percent in July of 2014.
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Producer Prices 185.70 184.60 185.70 97.50
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Producer Prices in India increased to 185.70 Index Points in August of 2014 from 184.60 Index Points in July of 2014.
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Inflation Rate Mom 0.97 1.77 1.77 -1.00
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The Consumer Price Index in India increased 0.97 percent in August of 2014 over the previous month.
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Producer Prices Change 3.74 5.19 34.68 -11.31
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Producer Prices in India decreased 3.74 percent in August 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 12830.55 12405.96 13289.32 1624.31
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Central Bank Balance Sheet in India increased to 12830.55 INR Billions in July of 2014 from 12405.96 INR Billions in June of 2014.
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Interbank Rate 8.65 8.52 12.97 3.10
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Interbank Rate in India increased to 8.65 percent in July of 2014 from 8.52 percent in June of 2014.
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Foreign Exchange Reserves 107.22 103.81 320785.00 23428.00
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Foreign Exchange Reserves in India decreased to 318580 USD Million in August of 2014 from 320564 USD Million in July of 2014.
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Money Supply M3 98060.68 97538.48 98060.68 123.52
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Money Supply M3 in India increased to 98060.68 INR Billion in July of 2014 from 97538.48 INR Billion in June of 2014.
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Loan Growth 13.69 13.41 42.00 5.20
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Loan Growth in India increased to 13.69 percent in July of 2014 from 13.41 percent in June of 2014.
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Balance of Trade -10838.56 -12228.60 258.90 -20210.90
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Indian trade gap increased marginally to USD 10.84 billion in August of 2014 from USD 10.69 billion a year earlier. Exports rose 2.4 percent year-on-year mainly driven by sales of engineering goods and imports increased 2.1 percent.
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Terms of Trade 62.00 63.00 100.00 62.00
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Terms of Trade in India decreased to 62 Index Points in 2013 from 63 Index Points in 2012.
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Exports 26958.22 27727.60 30541.44 59.01
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Exports in India decreased to 26958.22 USD Million in August of 2014 from 27727.60 USD Million in July of 2014.
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Foreign Direct Investment 2390.00 4753.00 5670.00 -60.00
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Foreign Direct Investment in India decreased to 2390 USD Million in June of 2014 from 4753 USD Million in May of 2014.
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Imports 37796.82 39956.20 45281.90 117.40
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Imports in India decreased to 37796.82 USD Million in August of 2014 from 39956.20 USD Million in July of 2014.
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Remittances 9574.31 10010.16 10010.16 5999.10
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Remittances in India decreased to 9574.31 USD Million in the first quarter of 2014 from 10010.16 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013.
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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 572000.00 492000.00 800000.00 129286.00
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Tourist Arrivals in India increased to 572000 in July of 2014 from 492000 in June 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 390048.00 345819.00 390048.00 75858.00
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External Debt in India increased to 390048 USD Million in 2013 from 345819 USD Million in 2012.
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Crude Oil Production 761.00 772.00 813.00 526.00
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Crude Oil Production in India decreased to 761 BBL/D/1K in May of 2014 from 772 BBL/D/1K in April 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 1774.32 1899.51 1899.51 735.82
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Government Spending in India decreased to 1774.32 INR Billion in the first quarter of 2014 from 1899.51 INR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.
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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 -2978.59 -2408.37 -94.06 -5992.99
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India recorded a government budget deficit of 2978.59 INR Billion in June of 2014.
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Business Confidence 49.90 54.90 71.80 45.70
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Business Confidence in India decreased to 49.90 in the first quarter of 2014 from 54.90 in the fourth quarter of 2013.
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Manufacturing Production -1.00 1.80 24.30 -9.10
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Manufacturing Production in India decreased 1 percent in July of 2014 over the same month in the previous year.
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Manufacturing PMI 52.40 53.00 55.00 48.50
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Manufacturing PMI in India decreased to 52.40 in August of 2014 from 53 in July of 2014.
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Changes in Inventories 289.07 268.21 597.31 184.29
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Changes in Inventories in India increased to 289.07 INR Billion in the first quarter of 2014 from 268.21 INR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.
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Services PMI 50.60 52.20 57.50 44.60
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Services PMI in India decreased to 50.60 Index Points in August of 2014 from 52.20 Index Points in July of 2014.
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Car Registrations 221197.00 205335.00 301817.00 6508.00
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Car Registrations in India increased to 221197 Cars in June of 2014 from 205335 Cars in May of 2014.
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Industrial Production 0.50 3.40 20.00 -7.20
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Industrial Production in India increased 0.50 percent in July of 2014 over the same month in the previous year.
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Consumer Confidence 128.00 121.00 131.00 92.00
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Consumer Confidence in India increased to 128 in the second quarter of 2014 from 121 in the first 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 9784.52 9833.86 9833.86 4469.88
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Consumer Spending in India decreased to 9784.52 INR Billion in the first quarter of 2014 from 9833.86 INR Billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.
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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 August of 2014 from 10.25 percent in July 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 229.00 222.00 229.00 181.00
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Housing Index in India increased to 229 Index Points in the first quarter of 2014 from 222 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2013.

This page includes a list of key economic indicators for India. 9/23/2014