विज्ञप्तियां उर्दू विज्ञप्तियां फोटो निमंत्रण लेख प्रत्यायन फीडबैक विज्ञप्तियां मंगाएं Search उन्नत खोज
RSS RSS
Quick Search
home Home
Releases Urdu Releases Photos Invitations Features Accreditation Feedback Subscribe Releases Advance Search
home  Printer friendly Page home  Email this page
English Release 2-October 2014
Date Month Year
  • President's Secretariat
  • President congratulates Germany on the occasion of Unification Day
  • President pays floral tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri
  • Prime Minister's Office
  • Text of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s address during launch of 'Swachh Bharat Mission' at India Gate
  • Swachh Bharat Mission: Sidelights
  • PM makes surprise visit to Mandir Marg police station, New Delhi
  • PM launches Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan
  • PM pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi ji and Lal Bahadur Shastri ji, on their birth anniversary
  • Min of Civil Aviation
  • Airports Undertake “Swachh Bharat” Drive
  • Min of Defence
  • ‘Swachh Bharat Campaign’ and Green Initiatives Launched by Indian Navy
  • Overseas Deployment of Western Fleet Ships
  • Defence Ministry Launches Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
  • Swachhata Shapath Samaroh by Indian Army
  • Ministry of Finance
  • 5.29 Crore Accounts Opened under PMJDY-3.12 Crore in Rural and 2.17 Crore in Urban Areas; RuPay Card issued in 1.78 Crore Accounts
  • Min of Information & Broadcasting
  • Shri Prakash Javadekar administers Swachh Bharat Pledge
  • Min of Power
  • One Lakh Toilets in Schools to be constructed by Energy PSUs within a Year : Piyush Goyal
  • Address by Shri Piyush Goyal in connection with Swachh Bharat Mission
  • Ministry of Railways
  • IRCON Participates in Swachh Bharat Campaign
  • Min of Rural Development
  • 20 Lakh Rupees to Every Village per annum in the Country for Swachhta Mission-Gadkari
  • Min of Skill Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs and Sports
  • ‘Punarjagaran’- Mass Awakening Campaign for Youth Launched
  • India’s Performance on Day 13 at Asian Games 2014

Previous Date

 
Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation13-December, 2012 17:34 IST
Increasing inequality by NSSO Report

 

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Statistics and Programme Implementation Shri Srikant Kumar Jena has said that All India Average Monthly Per Capita Expenditure (Rs.) with uniform reference period of 30 days, which can be taken as a measure of level of living, based on three consecutive large scale Household Consumer Expenditure Surveys of National Sample Survey Office (NSSO), for lowest and top-most decile classes of Household Consumer Expenditure and also for overall both for Rural and Urban Sectors is given in the Annex. The data in the Annex clearly indicate that the ratios of monthly per capita expenditure as per the provisional results of NSS 68th round between bottom and top decile classes of expenditure both for rural and urban sectors remain more or less similar as corresponding ratios for earlier NSS rounds. This shows uniformity in consumption pattern between the classes over different years.

 

        In a written reply in the Lok Sabha today Shri Jena said, Government has launched a number of schemes and programmes aimed at generation of employment and/ or income to improve the condition of people. Prominent among such schemes are Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA), Swarn Jayanti Gram Swarojgar Yojna, Jawaharlal Nehru Urban Renewal Mission, Swarn Jayanti Shahari Rojgar Yojna, etc.

 

Annex

All India Average Monthly Per Capita Expenditure (MPCE) with uniform reference period of 30 days (in Rs.)

NSS Rounds

MPCE (Rural)

MPCE (Urban)

Bottom decile

Top decile

All Classes

Ratio of Top decile to Bottom decile

Bottom decile

Top decile

All Classes

Ratio of Top decile to Bottom decile

NSS 61st Round (2004-05)

 

227.75

 

1478.26

 

558.78

 

6.5

 

323.90

 

3175.64

 

1052.36

 

9.8

NSS 66th  Round (2009-10)

 

377.06

 

2394.66

 

927.70

 

6.4

 

521.32

 

5673.16

 

1785.81

 

10.9

NSS 68th  Round (2011-12)*

 

503.49

 

3459.77

 

1281.45

 

6.9

 

702.26

 

7651.68

 

2401.68

 

10.9

 

*Provisional

***

AD/DB


(Release ID :90600)

Web Ratana This site is winner of Platinum Icon for 'Outstanding Web Content' Web Ratna Award'09 presented in April 2010
Site is designed and hosted by National Informatics Centre (NIC),Information is provided and updated by Press Information Bureau
"A" - Wing, Shastri Bhawan, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road, New Delhi - 110 001 Phone 23389338
Go Top Top

उपयोग संबंधी शर्तें स्वोत्वाधिकार नीति गोपनीयता संबंधी नीति हाइपरलिंकिंग नीति Terms of Use Copyright Policy Privacy Policy Hyperlinking Policy