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NSSO survey


The real issue at hand is not solely of job creation but also of creation of quality jobs

March 30, 2019 9:07 am

The true meaning of being a worker is shifting — towards stable, productive, remunerative employment. This must be captured in collection of labour data, and while interpreting and analysing it for policy-making

Casual farm labour shrinks by 40% since 2011-12, total job loss nearly 3 crore: NSSO data shows

March 21, 2019 2:36 pm

The share of rural households with major income from casual labour in agriculture decreased by 10 percentage points since 2011-12. That works out to a drop of 15 million families (from 36 million to 21 million) dependent on casual farm work (see chart).

The pillar stands

March 02, 2019 1:00 am

Indian statistical system can withstand political pressures. Legislation and public scrutiny can strengthen it further.

Unemployment a symptom of larger failures in state policies

February 12, 2019 5:58 pm

What is essential here, however, is that the unemployment dilemma, while worrying, is but a symptom of the larger failures in state policies that revolve around skilling and education.

Niti Aayog calls adverse job report a draft, ex-stat head says no, it’s final

February 01, 2019 7:10 am

Lack of good quality jobs and a large informal sector is adding to our economic woes, Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said.

Only 40 per cent of rural households dependent on farming as main income source: NSSO

December 22, 2014 11:51 am

Net receipts from cultivation and rearing of animals accounted for just 59.8 % of the avg Indian farming family’s monthly income.

Unemployment falls across major towns and cities: NSSO

October 27, 2013 3:17 am

The findings have been released by the National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO).

Services sector workers better paid: NSSO survey

June 28, 2012 10:06 pm

The workers engaged in services sector are better paid than their counterparts.

'50% of India's workforce self-employed'

June 24, 2011 7:12 pm

However,females receive less remuneration than their male counterparts,says NSSO survey.

NSSO survey to trace occupation pattern in state’s rural,urban pockets

June 24, 2010 3:34 am

This year,the National Sample Survey Office will trace the occupation pattern in villages and urban pockets across Gujarat.