India is a lower-middle-income country located in South Asia.
India's GDP was USD 1,870.65 billion in 2013, making it the world's 10th largest economy.
As of 2013 , India had a population of 1,243.34 million people, at a population density of 410.72 persons per square kilometer. Per the World Bank, 68.34% of India’s population is rural and 31.66% is urban. 29.43% of the population is under the age of fifteen, and 5.20%%of the population is over the age of 65. India's population grew by 1.26% in 2006. Net immigration to India in 2012 was -2,294,049 people.
In 2013 India's GDP grew by 4.35%. The current GDP per capita is 2,480.31, in purchasing power adujsted USD.
India's unemployment rate, in 2012, was 3.40%, versus 3.40% in 2011. Inflation in India, as measured by the change in consumer price index, in 2012, was 9.31% in 2012 versus 8.86% in 2011.
India's economy is predominantly services-based. Services account for 56.86% of the GDP and employs 28.10% of the population. Manufacturing and industry accounts for 25.75% of GDP and employs 24.70% of the population. Agriculture accounts for 17.39% of GDP and employs 47.20% of the population.
Government revenue in India was 20.00% of GDP in 2013, while government spending was 26.39% of GDP. Government debt in India, as a percent of GDP, was n.a.% in n.a..
India's currency is the Indian Rupee (INR). The latest exchange rate, as of 28-Jul-2014, is 59.90 INR per 1 USD.
India is considered by the World Bank to be "politcally unstable
" Life expectancy at birth is 65.96 years. 17.00% of India's population is under-nourished, while 20.11% of its male population and 18.07% of its female population is overweight. n.a.% of the population smokes. India spends $141.12per capita (USD PPP) on healthcare, and has 0.80 nurses per 1000 people, according to the WHO.
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Detailed collection: India Economy
Growth, employment, inflation, markets, trade, government finance and other economic data for India.
Detailed collection: India Unemployment and Labour
India unemployment data includes the unemployment rates, labour participation rates, youth unemployment rates and various other unemployment statistics.
Detailed collection: India GDP Growth
India economic growth data includes gross domestic product for India, real GDP, and various other indicators and breakdowns measuring change in market value of goods and services in India.
Detailed collection: India Economy Data
India asset markets data includes exchange rates, lending and stock market indexes.
Detailed collection: India Inflation
India inflation data includes the consumer price index for India, the GDP deflator, and various indexes measuring the cost of living.
Government finances data for India includes government spending, government revenue and government debt in India.
Detailed collection: India Demography Data
Population, births and deaths, health and disease, education and other demographic data for India
Population, births and deaths, health and disease, education and other demographic data for India.
Detailed collection: India Health Data
Disease and mortality statistics, healthcare systems, immunization rates and other health data for India.
Detailed collection: India Education Data
Enrolment levels, teacher ratios, school funding, graduation rates and other education data for India.
Detailed collection: India Society Data
Health, politics, culture, quality of life, sex, family and other society data for India.
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Detailed collection: India Energy Data
Production, consumption, imports and exports of coal, petroleum, natural gas and other fuels for India.
Detailed collection: India Agriculture
Total crop land, fruit and vegetable production and other agriculture statistics for India.
Detailed collection: India Industry and Business
Number of factories, total inputs, total outputs and more industry and business statistics for India
Detailed collection: India Trade
Exports, imports and trade balances for India.
Detailed collection: India Transportation and Travel
Railway, road, passenger and freight statistics for India.
India statistical data on Quandl comes from a variety of reliable sources, including the World Bank, the United Nations, Open Data for Africa, Rate Inflation, and individual central banks and government statistical agencies. If there's some other dataset or source you'd like added to this page, please email me.
This page was created by Chris Stevens for Quandl.