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Currency 61.53 63.12 68.61 7.19
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The US Dollar decreased to 61.53 Indian Rupee in January from 63.12 in December of 2014.
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Stock Market 29278.84 27499.42 29278.84 113.28
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The India Stock Market (SENSEX) increased to 29278.84 Index points in January from 27499.42 Index points in December of 2014.
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Government Bond 10Y 7.70 7.85 14.76 4.96
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The India Government Bond 10Y decreased to 7.70 percent in January from 7.85 percent in December 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 5.00 4.38 11.16 4.38
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The inflation rate in India was recorded at 5 percent in December 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 144.90 145.50 145.50 105.00
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Consumer Price Index CPI in India decreased to 144.90 Index Points in December of 2014 from 145.50 Index Points in November 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 5.00 3.50 14.72 3.50
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Food Inflation in India increased to 5 percent in December of 2014 from 3.50 percent in November of 2014.
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Producer Prices 179.80 181.50 185.70 97.50
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Producer Prices in India decreased to 179.80 Index Points in December of 2014 from 181.50 Index Points in November of 2014.
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Inflation Rate Mom -0.41 0.21 1.77 -1.00
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The Consumer Price Index in India decreased 0.41 percent in December of 2014 over the previous month.
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Producer Prices Change 0.11 0.00 34.68 -11.31
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Producer Prices in India increased 0.11 percent in December of 2014 over the same month in the previous year.
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Interest Rate 7.75 8.00 14.50 4.25
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The benchmark interest rate in India was last recorded at 7.75 percent.
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Central Bank Balance Sheet 12760.50 12347.21 13289.32 1624.31
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Central Bank Balance Sheet in India increased to 12760.50 INR Billions in December of 2014 from 12347.21 INR Billions in November of 2014.
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Interbank Rate 8.31 8.27 12.97 3.10
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Interbank Rate in India increased to 8.31 percent in December of 2014 from 8.27 percent in November of 2014.
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Foreign Exchange Reserves 322135.00 319710.00 383643.00 29048.00
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Foreign Exchange Reserves in India increased to 322135 USD Million in the week ended January 17th, 2015 from 319475 USD Million in the previous week.
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Money Supply M3 103466.39 101950.04 103466.39 123.52
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Money Supply M3 in India increased to 103466.39 INR Billion in January of 2015 from 101950.04 INR Billion in December of 2014.
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Loan Growth 10.88 11.60 42.00 5.20
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Bank Loan Growth in India increased 10.88 percent in December of 2014 over the same month of the previous year.
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Balance of Trade -9430.00 -16861.10 258.90 -20210.90
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India recorded a trade deficit of 9430 USD Million in December of 2014.
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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 25400.00 25960.57 30541.44 59.01
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Exports in India decreased to 25400 USD Million in December of 2014 from 25960.57 USD Million in November of 2014.
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Foreign Direct Investment 1907.00 2806.00 5670.00 -60.00
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Foreign Direct Investment in India decreased to 1907 USD Million in November of 2014 from 2806 USD Million in October of 2014.
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Imports 34830.00 42821.60 45281.90 117.40
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Imports in India decreased to 34830 USD Million in December of 2014 from 42821.60 USD Million in November of 2014.
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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 877000.00 750000.00 877000.00 129286.00
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Tourist Arrivals in India increased to 877000 in December of 2014 from 750000 in November 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 third quarter of 2014 from 557.75 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2014.
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External Debt 455929.00 450131.00 455929.00 96392.00
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External Debt in India remained unchanged at 455929 USD Million in the third quarter of 2014 from 455929 USD Million in the third quarter of 2014.
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Crude Oil Production 758.00 728.00 813.00 526.00
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Crude Oil Production in India increased to 758 BBL/D/1K in September of 2014 from 728 BBL/D/1K in August 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 -5251.34 -4757.51 -94.06 -5992.99
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India recorded a government budget deficit of 5251.34 INR Billion in November 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 3.00 -7.44 24.30 -9.10
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Manufacturing Production in India increased 3 percent in November of 2014 over the same month in the previous year.
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Manufacturing PMI 54.50 53.30 55.00 48.50
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Manufacturing PMI in India increased to 54.50 in December of 2014 from 53.30 in November 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 51.10 52.60 57.50 44.60
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Services PMI in India decreased to 51.10 Index Points in December of 2014 from 52.60 Index Points in November of 2014.
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Car Registrations 226378.00 220432.00 304900.00 6508.00
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Car Registrations in India increased to 226378 Cars in December of 2014 from 220432 Cars in November of 2014.
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Industrial Production 3.80 -4.20 20.00 -7.20
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Industrial Production in India increased 3.80 percent in November of 2014 over the same month in the previous year, beating market expectations. Manufacturing expanded 3 percent; mining rose 3.4 percent and electricity output went up 10 percent.
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Industrial Production Mom 4.49 -5.63 14.94 -14.26
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Industrial Production in India increased 4.49 percent in November 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 January of 2015 from 10.25 percent in December 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 38.95 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. 1/26/2015