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Eleventh Five-Year Plan (2007–2012)

13-AUG-2014 16:41

    The objectives of eleventh five year plan are:

    Income and Poverty

    • Speed up GDP growth from 8 percent to 10 percent. Subsequently sustain at 10 percent in the 12th Five Year Plan so as to double the per capita income by 2016 – 17
    • Augment agricultural GDP growth rate to 4 per annually to make sure a broader stretch of benefits
    • Create 70 million new work prospects
    • Trim down educated unemployment to below 5 percent
    • Elevate real wage rate of untrained workers by 20 %
    • Decrease the headcount ratio of consumption poverty by 10 %


    • Diminish dropout rates of children from elementary school from 52.2 percent in 2003 – 04 to 20 percent by 2011 – 12
    • Build up minimum standards of educational achievement in elementary school & by standard testing monitor efficiency of education to guarantee quality
    • Augment literacy rate for persons of 7 years of age or above to 85 percent
    • Lower gender gap in literacy to 10 %
    • Amplify the percentage of each legion to higher education from the present 10 percent to 15 percent by the end of plan


    • Diminish maternal mortality ratio to 1 per 1000 live births and infant mortality rate to 28
    • Decrease Total Fertility Rate to 2.1
    • Supply clean drinking water for all by the year 2009. Make sure that there are no repositions
    • Decrease malnutrition among children of age group 0 – 3 to half its present level
    • Condense anaemia among girls and women by 50 percent by the end of the plan

    Women & Children

    • Elevate the sex ratio for age group 0 to 6 years to 935 by 2011 – 12 & to 950 by 2016 – 17
    • Make sure that at least 33 % of the indirect and direct beneficiaries of all government schemes are girl and women children
    • Make sure that all children benefit from a safe childhood, without any obligation to work


    • Make sure electricity connection to all villages
    • Make sure all - weather road connection to all habitation with population 1000 & above by 2009


    • Increase forest cover by 5 %
    • Achieve WHO standards of air class in all major cities by 2011 – 12
    • Treat all urban waste water by year 2011 – 12 to clean river waters

    Target growth during eleventh five year plan was 8.4% and Growth achieved was 7.9%.

    Find Information on:

    Twelfth Five-Year Plan (2012–2017)

    Ninth Five-Year Plan (1997–2002)

    Eighth Five-Year Plan (1992–1997)

    Seventh Five-Year Plan (1985–1990)

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