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Women owned MSMEs | NSSO


Minister of State for MSME (Independent Charge) Shri Giriraj Singh  has been informed as per the 73rd Round of the National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation’s survey of “Unincorporated non-agricultural Enterprises (excluding Construction)”, 195 proprietary MSMEs per 1000 MSMEs are owned by… Read More

NSSO new office inaugurated at Sankhyiki Bhawan

D.V. Sadananda Gowda

India is participating in the current phase of International Comparison Programme (ICP) with reference to 2017. It is a global statistical initiative that supports inter-country comparisons of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and its components, using Purchasing Power Parity. Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation (MOSPI) will take up … Read More

NSSO Reports on Swachhata Status in India

There have been some recent reports in certain sections of the media which have misquoted and drawn wrong conclusions from the Swachhta Status Report of the Rapid Survey of Swachhta Status which was undertaken alongwith the 72nd Round of the NSSO. The conclusions drawn in these media reports are not only factually incorrect but are also inappropriately interpreted.… Read More

Wastage of Agricultural Produce

The growth rate of gross value added in food Processing industries has increased from 1.91% in 2013-14 to 5.78% in 2014-15 at constant prices. Further, as per the Annual Survey of Industries 2013-14, the food processing industry as compared to other industries in the registered sector has the largest number of factories and engages largest number of employees.… Read More

Radha Mohan Singh urges NSSO to release data in 5 yrs instead of 10 yrs

Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister, Mr. Radha Mohan Singh has said that NSSO should release data in 5 years instead of 10 years. He added that this will help government to formulate plans for the farmers especially the small and marginal farmers. Shri Singh said this on the occasion of the 10th Statistics Day.

Shri Singh said that it is imperative … Read More

National Sample Survey report on Household Spend on Services & Durables

The National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has released the report titled “ Key Indicators of Household Expenditure on Services and Durable Goodsbased on the related information collected during July, 2014 to June 2015 as part of NSS 72nd Round.  This survey on household expenditure on services… Read More

Need to identify gaps in Official data and Analysis says Hamid Ansari

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Hamid Ansari has said that we need to identify the gaps in official data and analysis and determine ways on how best we can bridge them. He was delivering, here today, the inaugural address at the International Seminar on ‘Social Statistics’ organized by Asian Development Research Institute (ADRI), Patna. The Governor… Read More

31 Institutes provided assistance to preserve rare & precious AYUSH books

National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) has undertaken a survey on social consumption in India on Health in its 71st round conducted during January – June 2014. As per key indicators released recently by NSSO for the 71st round, it is estimated that about 6% of the people have received treatment from Indian Systems of Medicine (including Ayurveda, Unani and … Read More