Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) Current Affairs, GK & News

NSO Survey on proportion of unmarried persons

The Social Statistic Division of National Statistical Office (NSO) recently released a report on proportion of Unmarried person in India. Key Findings of the report As per NSO report, percentage share of unmarried young people is increasing. This number is commonly increasing among men and women. Percentage of youth (aged 15-29 years) who are never ..

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Migration in India 2020-21 Report

Migration in India 2020-21 report was recently released by Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI). Key Findings of the report Report highlighted that, with the onset of covid-19 pandemic in March 2020, 0.7 per cent of India’s population was ‘temporary visitor’ in households during July 2020-June 2021. More than 84 per cent of these ..

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GDP Deflator Forecast for FY23

On February 10, 2022, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman highlighted that, for 2022-23, Centre’s gross domestic product (GDP) deflator projection is 3 to 3.5 per cent. Key Facts Government’s own real GDP growth projection for fiscal year 2022-23 is in the range of 7.6-8.1 per cent, while Union Budget assumes a nominal GDP growth rate of 11.1 per cent for fiscal year ..

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NSO released Revised Estimates of Economic Growth

The National Statistical Office (NSO) has released the revised estimates of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data on January 29, 2020. The data was revised for the for the fiscal years 2017-18 to 2019-20. Highlights The first revised estimates figured the GDP growth at 4 percent for the fiscal year 2019-20. This was 20 basis point ..

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MoSPI report on Cost Overruns of Infrastructure Projects

The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) recently released its report on Cost Overruns of the Infrastructure Projects. The ministry monitored the infrastructure projects worth Rs 150 crore. Key Findings of report As per the report, around 450 infrastructure projects have been hit by the cost overruns. Each of the project is worth Rs ..

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Retail Inflation at 5-year high of 7.35% in December, 2019

According to the data released by Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation on January 13, 2020, the food inflation increased to 14.12% in December 2019 as compared to 10.01% in November 2019. The CPI (consumer Price Index) rose to 7.35% as compared to 5.54% the previous month. The inflation was increase was mainly due to ..

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