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Government of India
Ministry of Finance
26-February-2016 17:24 IST
Per Capital Income in the Country

As per the estimates of the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the per capita net national income of the country at current prices for the year 2015-16 is estimated to attain the level of Rs. 93231/-. The per capita net national income at constant (2011-12) prices for the year 2015-16 is estimated to attain the level of Rs. 77, 431/-.

As per the CSO’s estimates, the per capital net national income at current prices increased from Rs. 71050/- in 2012-13 to Rs. 79412/- in 2013-14 and further to Rs. 86,879/- in 2014-15. The per capita net national income at constant (2011-12) prices increased from Rs. 65,664/- in 2012-13 to Rs. 68867/- in 2013-14 and further to Rs. 72889 in 2014-15.

This was stated by Shri Jayant Sinha, Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.

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