ias100.in Official Website for Civil Services Chronicle IAS 100 IAS 100
Click here for UPSC Prelims 2017 Question Paper & Answer Key
You are here: Daily Dose
Govt Worried About Job Growth

With falling or stagnant job growth rate in the country, the government is bringing out a new survey to collect data on labour growth. It is expected to gauge the present employment scenario in the country.

The new survey - Periodic Labour Force Survey - provides labour and employment data for urban India every quarter and for rural India annually. It was launched by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation. Earlier, the Ministry used to gather such data for every five years.

• Launched in April 2017
• It will help in gathering labour data on both the formal and informal sectors
• This kind of survey is being tried for the first time in India
• Data will be collected from both large and small firms
• First set of data will be released in December 2018
• The Survey will also incorporate a Computer Assisted Personal Interviewing (CAPI) method, where in field operators will use tablets to enter data for more accurate and timely information

Share Button

Subscribe IAS100 Newsletter

  UPSC Daily Dose : Current Affairs
Voluntary Review Report on SDGs
Ranking the Cities Based on their Liveability
Smart Cities Challenge Throws Up New Members
RBI Stern Warning on NPA for SCBs
Indian Space Horse Does it Again – PSLV-C 38
SEBI in tango with PSBs to reduce NPAs
Sun - the Job Creator for 3 Lakh Workers
Now, Aadhar Needed for TB Treatment
Janmukti for GJM - Agitation Continues
Counting the Exoplanets
Indian Navys FDN at Kattupalli Shipyard
BCCI Should Comply with RTI Act - CIC
Burrowing Frogs - A New Discovery in WG
F-16 to be Made in India
National Anti Profiteering Authority - The GST Effect
Name* :   
  E-mail* :   
  Mobile* :   

  Your Query* :

Home | About Us | Contact Us | Terms & Conditions | Refund Policy | Delivery Policy | Disclaimer | Copyright Policy | Privacy policy |
Partner sites :chronicleias.com | chronicleindia.in | cgmantra.in
GS Mains Test series 2017 View Details Sociology Optional Test Series 2017View Details History Optional Test Series 2017View Details


Please Give Your Valuable FEEDBACK To Serve You Better.

Please enter security code, displayed below !
(Note: code should be entered in small letters)