Indian Economy

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21 From the Desk of the Author 22 Indian Economy : A Few Facts : At a Glance 29 Important Facts Related to Indian Economy

National Income of India
90 Concepts of National Income 91 Methods of Measuring National Income 91 CSO Releases National Income-Related Estimates for 2009-10 and 2010-11 92 PMEAC’s Review of the Economy 2010-11 93 Estimates of National Income in India

Some Aspects of Indian Economy
72 Underdeveloped Country 72 Salient Features of Indian Economy 73 Important Infrastructural Components in India 74 Nature of Unemployment in India 76 Human Development Report–2010 77 Poverty and Inclusive Growth 78 Poverty in India 81 New BPL Criteria Recommended 81 Tendulkar Committee’s New Formula for Identifying BPL Families 81 Estimation of BPL Households in Rural Areas 82 67th Rank to India in Global Hunger Index 82 Planning Commission to Announce Blocklevel Poverty Estimates

Population
93 Population Touches 1·21 billion Level but Growth Rate Declines in Census 2011 97 National Commission on Population 99 Population Policy 2000 100 Occupational Classification 100 National Population Register to Start Biometrics Data Collection from Dec. 2010 100 Gender Disparities Declined in India 101 Global Gender Gap Report Puts India on Poor Front 101 Family Welfare 101 National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) 102 Projected Indian Population Scenario After 20 Years

Mineral Resources of India
84 85 85 86 86 87 87 88 88 88 89 9.2 mt Uranium Ore Found in Meghalaya Group of Ministers Approves Draft Mining Bill Mineral Policy 1993 National Mineral Policy 2008 Commercial Sources of Energy Non-conventional Sources of Energy Power Generation in India Power Capacity Addition in 11th Plan Govt. Launches NELP-IX Ultra Mega Power Projects UMPPs Coal-fired Power Plant to be set up in U.P. and Orissa by NLC 89 Sasan UMP Project gets $ 917 Million Loan from US EXIM Bank

Agriculture
104 Performance of Agriculture Sector During 11th Plan 2007–12 104 3rd Advance Estimates of Foodgrains for 201011 Released 105 Area Coverage in 2010-11 105 Minimum Support Price of Agriculture Products 105 Procurement of Foodgrains 106 More Agencies Allowed to Procure Pulses and Oilseeds 106 Macro Management of Agriculture 106 Food Management in India 106 Organic Farming 107 National Food Security Mission (NFSM) 108 Major Crops and Their Seasons

Forest Resources of India
89 State Forest Report, 2009

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108 11th Plan Strategy Targets 4% Agriculture Growth Rate 109 Horticulture 109 Land Use 110 Plantation Sector 110 Backwardness and Low Productivity of Agriculture 111 Commercial Crops 111 Kisan Call Centres 111 Land Reform Programmes 112 ISOPOM 112 Agriculture Marketing 113 Agriculture Holdings 113 National Agricultural Insurance Scheme (NAIS) 1999-2000 114 National Bamboo Mission 114 Krishi Shramik Suraksha Yojana 114 Farm Income Insurance Scheme 114 Pilot Scheme for Weather-based Crop Insurance 115 Rehabilitation Package for Distressed Farmers 115 Coconut Palm Insurance Scheme (CPIS) 115 Green Revolution in India 116 Seed Sector 116 Seed Crop Insurance 117 Seed Bank 117 White Revolution and Operation Flood in India 118 Yellow Revolution 118 Use of Fertilizers 118 Fertilizer Consumption 119 Irrigation 120 Command Area Development & Water Management Programme (CADWMP) 120 Agricultural Credit 121 Agriculture Trade : WTO Agreements 121 Flow of Agricultural Credit 121 Kisan Credit Card Scheme 122 National Policy for Farmers 2007

Industry
122 123 124 124 New Industrial Policy New Policy for Small Industries Industrial Scenario in 2010-11 Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (Present Performance) 126 24% Investment Cap on SSIs Removed 127 Credit Guarantee Fund Scheme for Micro and Small Enterprises 127 Technology Upgradation in MSME Sector 127 Rajiv Gandhi Udyami Mitra Yojana (RGUMY) 127 Agro and Rural Industries

128 National Manufacturing Competitiveness Programme 128 Economic Census 2005 129 Cotton and Textiles Industry 130 Apparel and...
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