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Major Economic Facts 2012 - 05

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
SEPTEMBER 02, 2013

   
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Major Economic Facts 2012 - 05

 

Economic growth rate of India in 2011-12 ---- 6.50%

 

Chief of IIIF (India Inclusive Innovation Fund) ---- Sam Pitroda

 

As per the Labour Bureau of India, Average Unemployment in India ---- 3.80%

 

Annual External Commercial Borrowing Limit ---- $ 30 Bn

 

India is the 5th largest Wind Power producer in the world, the other four are ­-----  The USA (1), Germany (2), China (3), Spain (4)

 

Long Term Debt mainly comprises ---- Commercial Borrowings, NRI deposits, Multilateral debts, IMF Loans, Trade Credit & Bilateral Debts

 

The Most Liveable city in the World as per the Economist's Global Livability Survey ---- Melbourne

 

As per 68th NSSO (National Sample Survey Org), the Monthly Per Capita Consumption Expenditure in Rural India ----- Rs.1281

 

FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) limit in new banks ----- 49% (for the first 5 years)

 

The 188th and the latest member of IMF and World Bank ----- South Sudan

 

Population of India as per the 15th Census 2011 ----- 121 Crore

 

On the Happy Planet Index, India ranks 32 whereas the is palced 105

 

Bank with the topmost productivity in India ----- Corporation Bank

 

State having the "Didi Bank" (a co-op bank run by women) ----- Jharkhand

 

Among External Debts, the largest contribution is by ----- Commercial Borrowings (Rs.104397 lac cr.)

 

State with the highest real GDP growth rate between 2005- 10  ----- Gujarat (11.3%)

 

New Chief Economist of the World Bank ---- Kaushik Basu

 

As per Economic Survey, Per Capita Income at Current Prices is ----- Rs.60972

 

The Bank which violated the US sanctions by doing illegal transactions for Iran ----- Standard Chartered Bank

 

As per Forbes 2012, the Most Powerful Woman is ----- Angela Markel (Germany), the 2nd one is Hillary Clinton and Sonia Gandhi stands at 6th position.

 

As per Forbes 2012, the richest Indian ---- Mukesh Ambani (assets of  $ 22.3 bn)

 

 



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