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Per Capita Income of Indian States

20-JUL-2016 12:16

    As per the report of the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (released on 20 Aug 2015), the state per capita income of Goa is highest in the country followed by Delhi and Sikkim respectively. While Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Manipur, Assam, and Jharkhand are top 5 poorest states in terms of NSDP per capita.

    What is Per Capita Income: It is the mean income of the people in an economic unit such as a country a state or a city. To know per capita income, total income of a unit is devided by the population of that unit.

    1. Per capita income of Goa is 3.01 times more than India's average and 7.18 times more than poorest state Bihar. GDP per capita of Bihar is 31,199 INR for year 2013-14 and 36,143 for 2014-15.

    2. Goa has highest NSDP per capita among 33 Indian states and union territories. NSDP per capita of Goa is estimated at 224,138 Indian rupees in 2013-14 at current prices. Ranking of Delhi is two with per capita income around of 212,219 INR. Sikkim is at third, Chandigarh is at forth and Puducherry is fifth richest economy of India.

    3. Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Manipur, Assam, and Jharkhand is top 5 poorest state in terms of nsdp per capita. These five states have net state domestic product per capita below Rs. 50,000.

    Position of other states is given in the table

    Rank

    State

    NSDP capita (INR at Current prices)

    $ (2014)

    NSDP capita (INR at 2004-05 prices)

    14-15

    13-14

    14-15

    13-14

    1

    Goa

    -

    224,138

    4,903

    -

    137,401

    2

    Delhi

    240849

    212,219

    4,642

    125809

    118,411

    3

    Sikkim

    -

    176,491

    3,861

    -

    83,527

    4

    Chandigarh

    -

    156,951

    3,433

    -

    82,798

    5

    Puducherry

    175006

    143,677

    3,143

    102965

    94,787

    6

    Haryana

    147076

    133,427

    2,919

    71493

    67,260

    7

    Maharashtra

    129235

    117,091

    2,561

    72200

    69,097

    8

    Tamil Nadu

    128366

    112,664

    2,464

    66635

    62,361

    9

    A. & N. Islands

    -

    107,418

    2,350

    -

    72,716

    10

    Gujarat

    -

    106,831

    2,337

    -

    63,168

    11

    Kerala

    -

    103,820

    2,271

    -

    58,961

    12

    Uttarakhand

    115632

    103,716

    2,269

    63820

    59,161

    13

    Telangana

    103889

    95,361

    2,086

    51017

    48,881

    14

    Punjab

    99578

    92,350

    2,020

    51403

    49,529

    15

    Himachal Pradesh

    -

    92,300

    2,019

    -

    54,494

    16

    Karnataka

    101594

    89,545

    1,959

    48907

    46,012

    17

    Arunachal Pradesh

    96199

    85,468

    1,870

    37683

    36,019

    18

    Andhra Pradesh

    90517

    81,397

    1,780

    44831

    42,170

    19

    Nagaland

    85544

    77,529

    1,696

    51888

    49,963

    20

    Mizoram

    -

    76,120

    1,665

    -

    41,094

    21

    West Bengal

    78903

    70,059

    1,532

    38624

    36,293

    22

    Tripura

    -

    69,705

    1,525

    -

    47,261

    23

    Rajasthan

    72156

    65,974

    1,443

    33186

    31,836

    24

    Meghalaya

    69516

    61,548

    1,346

    39503

    37,154

    25

    Jammu & Kashmir

    58888

    59,279

    1,297

    30612

    31,448

    26

    Chhattisgarh

    64442

    58,547

    1,281

    29047

    28,373

    27

    Odisha

    59229

    52,559

    1,150

    26531

    24,929

    28

    Madhya Pradesh

    59770

    51,798

    1,133

    29218

    26,853

    29

    Jharkhand

    52147

    46,131

    1,009

    30950

    28,882

    30

    Assam

    49480

    44,263

    968

    23968

    23,392

    31

    Manipur

    -

    41,573

    909

    -

    24,042

    32

    Uttar Pradesh

    40373

    36,250

    793

    20057

    19,233

    33

    Bihar

    36143

    31,199

    682

    16801

    15,506


    India


    74,380

    1,627


    39,904

    Source: Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

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