Sunday, February 27, 2011

Highlights of Economic Survey 2010-11

The Economic Survey of India 2010-11 was tabled by the Union Finance Minister of India Pranab Mukherjee on 25 February 2011.
Here are the some of the highlights of Economic survey:
·        The Survey predicted the 9% growth for Indian economy in the next fiscal and estimated 8.6 percent growth in this financial year.
·        As per the survey, the inflation stood at 8.23 per cent in January 2011.
·        The economic Survey of India stated that the trade gap has narrowed to over 82 billion US dollars in the first nine months of the current fiscal and gross fiscal deficit is at 4.8 per cent which is 1.5 percent less than last fiscal(6.3%).
·        The Survey stated that the spending in social sector programmes increased by five percent of the GDP over past five years.
·        The Survey pointed out that Forex reserves of India are estimated to be over 297 billion US dollars. This is mainly due to growth in export sector.
·        Agriculture likely to grow at 5.4% in 2010-11.(For complete details Click here)
·        Industrial output grows by 8.6% ; manufacturing sector registers 9.1%.
·        Exports in April-December 2010 up by 29.5 %.


bathula said...

very useful information,,,,,,thanq

bathula said...