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Table 1: Macroeconomic Indicators                              
                         
 
Index of Industrial Production Weights 01/04/2017 Variations (%)
Over Year-on-Year Fiscal Year So Far Full Financial Year (Avg. April-March)
(Base 2011-12=100) Month 2016 2017 2016-17 2017-18 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
General Index 100.0 117.9 -11.2 6.5 3.1 6.5 3.1 106.8 (3.4) 111.1 (3.4) 114.9 (3.4) 120.7 (5.0)
Mining and Quarrying 14.4 99.9 -21.9 6.7 4.2 6.7 4.2 94.6 (-0.1) 93.3 (-1.4) 97.3 (4.3) 102.5 (5.3)
Manufacturing 77.6 117.9 -10.8 5.5 2.6 5.5 2.6 108.6 (3.6) 112.8 (3.9) 116.2 (3.0) 121.9 (4.9)
  Capital Goods 8.2 91.7 -31.7 8.1 -1.3 8.1 -1.3 96.8 (-3.6) 96 (-0.8) 98 (2.1) 99.9 (1.9)
  Consumer Durables 12.8 118.3 -7.1 13.8 -6.0 13.8 -6.0 111.0 (5.7) 115.4 (4.0) 120.3 (4.3) 127.7 (6.2)
Electricity 8.0 150.6 1.8 14.4 5.4 14.4 5.4 110.3 (6.1) 126.6 (5.7) 133.8 (5.7) 141.6 (5.8)
* Indices for the month are Quick Estimates.
Index Numbers of Wholesale Prices in India
(Base: 2004-05=100)
Weights 01/05/2017 Variations (%)
Point-to-Point
Over Year-on-Year Fiscal Year So Far Fiscal Year 
Month 2016 2017 2016-17 2017-18 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
All Commodities 100.0 112.8 -0.4 -0.9 2.2 2.5 -0.4   5.2 -3.8 -2.0 5.3
Primary Articles 22.6 126.5 -1.5 4.4 -1.8 4.7 -0.5 5.9 -1.1 2.4 4.0
  Food Articles 15.3 137.7 -1.2 6.8 -2.3 5.6 0.1 8.3 4.7 3.7 3.8
  Non-Food Articles 4.1 119.8 -1.2 4.0 -0.9 3.0 -1.7 -1.3 -5.5 5.1 3.6
  Minerals 0.8 114.8 1.9 8.0 3.7 -4.2 0.0 5.3 -3.1 3.4 -2.5
Fuel & Power 13.2 90.8 -2.2 -14.9 11.7 6.3 -3.0 8.7 -22.9 -16.8 23.7
Manufactured Products 64.2 112.6 0.4 -0.6 2.6 0.9 0.3 4.2 -0.6 -1.1 3.0
Food Products 9.1 127.2 -0.1 7.3 4.8 3.7 -0.1 7.0 -3.1 3.8 8.8
Food Index (computed) 24.4 133.8 -0.9 7.0 0.1 5.0 0.0 7.8 1.9 3.7 5.5
All Commodities (Monthly average basis) 100.0 113.0   -1 0 -3.2 3   5.2 1.3 -3.7 1.7
* Figures for the latest two months are provisional.                         
   
Cost of Living Indices Weights Latest
Month
Variations (%): Point-to-Point  
Over Year-on-Year Fiscal Year So Far Fiscal Year
Month Previous Current 2015-16 2016-17 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
Industrial Workers (IW) (2001=100) 100.0 277 4 0.7 5.9 2.2 1.1 0.7 8.6 11.4 6.7 6.3 5.5
Agricultural Labourers (AL) (1986-87=100)  100.0 870 4 0.5 5.3 2.6 0.6 0.5 6.8 12.6 8.4 5.2 5.0
Consumer Price Indices (CPI): (Base: 2012=100)*   Latest
Month
Over Year-on-Year Fiscal Year So Far Fiscal Year
    Month 2016 2017 2016-17 2017-18 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
        Combined (Rural plus Urban)   May-17 Apr-17                  
                      General Index (All Groups) 100.00 131.4 0.23 5.8 2.2 2.1 0.4 10.5 8.2 5.3 4.8 3.8
                      Food Price Index 39.06 132.4 0.23 7.5 -1.0 3.6 0.5 13.4 8.6 6.1 5.2 1.9
                      Miscellaneous  28.32 125.3 0.16 4.0 3.8 1.2 0.2 8.4 6.3 3.1 4.0 4.8
        Rural  53.52 133.3 0.30 6.5 2.3 1.8 0.4 11.3 8.1 5.7 5.6 3.8
        Urban  46.48 129.3 0.15 4.9 2.1 2.3 0.5 9.9 8.3 4.7 3.9 3.9
 * The CSO, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation revised CPI base year from 2010=100 to 2012=100 and disseminate data for all-India and States/UTs separately for rural, urban and combined with effect from January 2015.  
Note: Superscript numeral 2 denotes February 2017
   
Money and Banking (Rs crore)    Variation       
   Over Month Year-on-Year Fiscal Year So Far     Full Fiscal Year
2016-17 2017-18 2014-15   2015-16 2016-17
Money Supply (M3) (May 26,2017 12722950 102360 (0.8) 832850 (7.0) 272490 (2.3) -121440 (-0.9) 1032788 (10.9) 1067452 (10.1) 1226770 (10.6)
  Currency with Public 1412920 58950 (4.4) -247410 (-14.9) 63070 (3.9) 149210 (11.8) 140362 (11.3) 211068 (15.2) -333540 (-20.9)
  Deposit with Banks 11292260 43310 (0.4) 1075780 (10.5) 211560 (2.1) -267330 (-2.3) 879796 (10.6) 85514 (9.4) 1554670 (15.5)
    Demand Deposits 1200610 -31280 (-2.5) 219570 (22.4) -8800 (-0.9) -210020 (-14.9) 79652 (9.8) 98198 (11.0) 420800 (42.5)
    Time Deposits 10091650 74590 (0.7) 856210 (9.3) 220360 (2.4) -57310 (-0.6) 800144 (10.7) 757316 (9.2) 1133870 (12.6)
 Net Bank Credit to Government 4118690 -1750 (0.0) 562360 (15.8) 317850 (9.8) 249600 (6.5) -37476 (-1.2) 231090 (7.7) 630610 (19.5)
 Bank Credit to Commercial Sector 8159570 48550 (0.6) 369530 (4.7) -13030 (-0.2) -291860 (-3.5) 604434 (9.4) 753346 (10.7) 648360 (8.3)
 Net Foreign Exchange Assets 2539240 51170 (2.1) -18100 (-0.7) 23620 (0.9) 47240 (1.9) 326709 (17.0) 283071 (12.6) -41710 (-1.6)
Banking Sector's Net Non-Monetary Liabilities 2119640 -4390 (-0.2) 83660 (4.1) 56420 (2.9) 126410 (6.3) -137041 (-7.2) 202541 (11.4) 13670 (0.7)
     of which: RBI 846020 23130 (2.8) -133710 (-13.6) 25560 (2.7) 12680 (1.5) -58047 (-6.9) 168907 (21.5) -120830 (-12.7)
                               
Reserve Money (June 9, 2017) 2009080 54420 (2.8) -164960 (-7.6) -6690 (-0.3) 108600 (5.7) 195710 (11.3) 252270 (13.1) -280250 (-12.9)
   Net RBI Credit to Centre  680130 15430 -11950   267510   60530   -336610   63530   195020  
Scheduled Commercial Banks (May 26,2017)                    
  Aggregate Deposits 10551180 41840 (0.4) 1037100 (10.9) 186800 (2.0) -208930 (-1.9) 827730 (10.7) 794010 (9.3) 1483220 (15.9)
     Demand 1087330 -31210 (-2.8) 211760 (24.2) -13420 (-1.5) -192820 (-15.1) 80110 (11.2) 94970 (12.0) 406330 (45.7)
     Time 9463850 73050 (0.8) 825340 (9.6) 200220 (2.4) -16110 (-0.2) 747620 (10.7) 699040 (9.0) 1076900 (12.8)
  Investments (for SLR purposes) 3225550 29800 (0.9) 493380 (18.1) 106660 (4.1) 194620 (6.4) 279000 (12.6) 133690 (5.4) 417810 (15.9)
  Bank Credit 7593550 48130 (0.6) 367110 (5.1) -23170 (-0.3) -254670 (-3.2) 542320 (9.0) 713200 (10.9) 631910 (8.7)
    Non-food Credit 7532850 43110 (0.6) 417070 (5.9) -28580 (-0.4) -261440 (-3.4) 546350 (9.3) 702370 (10.9) 683230 (9.6)
                   
Capital Market 16-Jun Month  Year 2015-16 Fiscal Year So Far End of Fiscal Year
2017 Ago  Ago  Trough Peak Trough Peak 2014-15   2015-16 2016-17
S&P BSE SENSEX (Base: 1978-79=100) 31056 (17.1) 30583 26525 (-0.6) 24674 29649 29319 31309 27957 (24.9) 25342 (-9.4) 29621 (16.9)
S&P BSE-100 (Base: 1983-84=100) 9920 (20.1) 9884 8261 (1.6) 7656 9494 9439 10000 8607 (28.3) 7835 (-9.0) 9494 (21.2)
S&P BSE 200 (1989-90=100) 4177 (21.5) 4172 3438 (2.2) 3193 3992 3983 4204 3538 (31.9) 3259 (-7.9) 3992 (22.5)
CNX Nifty (Base: Nov 3, 1995=1000) 9588 (17.8) 9512 8141 (1.2) 7546 9174 9104 9675 8491 (26.7) 7738 (-8.9) 9174 (18.5)
Net FIIInvestment in Equities (US $ mn)* 176758 (5.0) 175187 168410 (-0.3) - - - - 168116 (12.3) 166107 (-1.2) 17463 (5.1)
   *: Cumulative total since November 1992 till date                              
     
Foreign Trade May* Fiscal Year So Far Full Fiscal Year 
2017 2016-17 2017-18 2012-13   2013-14   2014-15   2015-16 2016-17
Exports: Rs. crore 154714 285056 (1.5) 313627 (10.0) 1634319 (11.5) 1905011 (16.6) 1896348 (-0.5) 1716378 (-9.5) 1841314 (7.3)
              US $ mn 24015 42739 (-3.7) 48650 (13.8) 300401 (-1.8) 314416 (4.7) 310338 (-1.3) 262290 (-15.5) 274645 (4.7)
Imports: Rs. crore 243889 359230 (-13.7) 488269 (35.9) 2669162 (13.8) 2715434 (1.7) 2737087 (0.8) 2490298 (-9.0) 2550926 (2.4)
              US $ mn 37856 53857 (-18.2) 75741 (40.6) 490737 (0.3) 450214 (-8.3) 448033 (-0.5) 381007 (-15.0) 380368 (-0.2)
      Non - POL US $ mn  30164 42263 (-15.2) 60689 (43.6) 326696 (-2.3) 285443 (-12.6) 309708 (8.5) 298062 (-3.8) 293910 (-1.4)
Balance of Trade: Rs. crore -89175 -74173   -174642   -1034843 -810423   -840738 -773920   -709612  
               US $ mn -13842 -11118   -27090   -190336   -135798   -137695   -118717   -105723  
*  Provisional figures  
Note: Trade balance in services amounts to US $ 5161  (Rs.35136 Cr.) in January 2016                  
                         
Foreign Exchange Reserves       Variation Over  
09-Jun 10-Jun 31-Mar Month Year Fiscal Year So Far     Full Fiscal Year      
(excluding gold but including revaluation effects) 2017 2016 2017 Ago Ago 2016-17 2017-18 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17  
Rs. crore 2304870 2262640 2254320 38210 42230 33620 50550 73038 108086 82800 251570 322660 218620 25300  
US $ mn. 358753 340484 347765 6198 18269 2878 10988 19208 -14361 -485 16769 40486 16297 10160  
 Note : Figures in brackets are percentage variations over the specified or over the comparable period of the previous year.    (-)  not relevant             
                               
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