Tag: Periodic Labour Force Survey

Share of agriculture sector in employment sees steady increase: CMIE

Government efforts to boost manufacturing through production linked incentives or liquidity support to medium and small scale enterprises have not been effective in stemming the...

india unemployment rate: Unemployment rate at 20.8% in urban India in Q1 of 2020 due to stringent nationwide lockdown

Labour minister Bhupender Yadav on Monday said India witnessed an unemployment rate of 20.8% in urban India in the April-June quarter 2020, a period which...

View: The new barometer of India’s economy fails to reflect the deprivations of poor households

India’s statistical system is in bad shape. One aspect of this is the paucity of national household surveys. The National Sample Survey’s (NSO) latest consumption...