National Statistical Office (NSO) 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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Retail Inflation and Index of Industrial Production (IIP)- Update

The National Statistical Office (NSO) released data on India’s retail inflation and Index of Industrial Production (IIP) on July 12, 2022. NSO data on inflation According to NSO data, in June 2022, the retail inflation was more than the upper tolerance limit of RBI for the sixth consecutive month. This has increased the chances of ..

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Second advance estimates of national income

National Statistical Office (NSO) under ‘Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation’ released the Second Advance Estimates (SAE) of National Income, 2021-22 and Quarterly Estimates of GDP for October-December quarter (Q3), 2021-22. Key facts In the year 2021-22, the Real GDP or Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at Constant (2011-12) Prices is estimated to reach Rs 147.72 ..

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NSO First revised FY21 GDP estimates

The National Statistical Office recently released the first revised GDP estimates for the fiscal year 2021. According to the estimates, the GDP contracted by 6.6%. Earlier, the GDP had contracted by 7.3%. The contraction is mainly due to COVID pandemic and the lockdown imposed. What do the estimates say? The real GDP for 2020-21 is ..

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NSO Estimates on FY22 GDP Growth

According to first advance estimates of National Statistical Office (NSO), India’s gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to grow 9.2% in the financial year 2021-22. What is supporting the growth? Growth in GDP is supported by an uptick in the farm sector output, mining sector output and manufacturing sector outputs. What was the scenario in ..

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BRICS Joint Statistical Publication- Highlights

The 13th Meeting of Heads of National Statistical Offices of BRICS Countries was held virtually on October 28, 2021, under the Chairship of India. Highlights Meeting was chaired by Dr. G. P. Samanta, who happens to be the Chief Statistician of India & Secretary of Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation (MoSPI). Representatives from National ..

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