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Table 6.1: Reserve Money: Components and Sources           (Rupees crore)  
  Outstanding Variation over
  as on Month Year-on-Year Financial Year So Far Full Financial Year
  03-Mar-17 03-Feb-17 2015 2016 2015-16 2016-17 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)
Reserve Money 1679504 145224 222867 -384493 135534 -501236 217860 195720 252270
    (9.5) (12.1) (-18.6) (7.0) (-23.0) (14.4) (11.3) (13.1)
Components (i+ii+iii)            
  i) Currency in circulation 1198412 149282 192710 -436838 186938 -465051 110090 147230 215160
    (14.2) (13.4) (-26.7) (12.9) (-28.0) (9.2) (11.3) (14.9)
 ii) Bankers' deposits with RBI 462902 -6658 26390 47029 -49688 -38924 109020 35860 36270
    (-1.4) (6.8) (11.3) (-10.7) (-7.8) (34.0) (8.3) (7.8)
iii) Other deposits with RBI 18190 2600 3767 5317 -1717 2739 -1280 12630 860
    (16.7) (41.4) (41.3) (-11.8) (17.7) (-39.5) (644.4) (5.9)
Sources (i+ii+iii+iv-v)            
  i) Net RBI credit to Government 634097 251227 41984 109460 160114 209102 108120 -334180 60470
            (18.3) (-47.8) (16.6)
     Centre 633522 252512 43551 108903 163581 208960 107150 -336610 63520
            (18.1) (-48.2) (17.6)
 ii) RBI credit to banks & Comm. -517344 -133434 77248 -636799 -83049 -821881 14070 145030 102030
       sector           (32.4) (252.3) (50.4)
     Banks (incl.NABARD) -521132 -132292 74683 -632739 -76051 -805586 8300 139000 96800
            (20.6) (285.7) (51.6)
     Commercial Sector 3788 -1142 2565 -4060 -6999 -16295 5770 6030 5230
            (188.6) (68.3) (35.2)
 iii) Net  foreign exchange  2433299 -15051 269137 79310 226710 49823 244460 324750 256200
        assets of RBI   (-0.6) (12.9) (3.4) (10.7) (2.1) (15.7) (18.0) (12.0)
 iv) Govt's currency liabilities to  24615 -5 2463 2896 2290 2710 2000 2090 2470
        the public   (0.0) (12.8) (13.3) (11.8) (12.4) (13.0) (12.1) (12.7)
  v) Net non-monetary liabilities  895163 -42487 167966 -60641 170531 -59010 150810 -58050 168910
       of RBI   (-4.5) (21.3) (-6.3) (21.7) (-6.2) (21.8) (-6.9) (21.5)
Note: Figures within brackets represent variations in percentages                  
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