All India consumer price index for the month of August 2016 for Industrial Workers (CPI-IW) – August, 2016
All-India CPI-IW for March, 2016 increased by 1 point and pegged at 268. inflation measured by monthly CPI-IW stood at 5.51 per cent.
All India Consumer Price Index (Industrial Workers) indicates the inflation in the Country on the basis of buying capacity of Labour and Salaried Employees. Dearness Allowance payable to Central Government Employees and Pensioners to compensate inflation is determined on this index
CPI (IW) for February 2015 released – All-India CPI-1W for February, 2015 decreased by 1 point and pegged at 253
DA from January 2014 may touch 101% if CPI-IW crosses 245 in Dec 2013 We have All India Consumer price index (Industrial Workers from January 2013 to November 2013 in hand now as Government has released the CPI-IW for the month of November 2013 yesterday, which is 243, two point increase from October 2013. Month […]
A brief on various Consumer Price Index Numbers to measure Inflation
Wholesale Price Index and Consumer Price Index – GAP between WPI and CPI-Government and RBI takes Several Measures to Contain Inflation
The Labour Bureau has been compiling and maintaining three different series of Consumer Price Index numbers viz. (i) Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers (CPI-IW) on base 2001=100, (ii) Consumer Price Index Numbers for Agricultural Labourer on base 1986-87=100, (iii) Consumer Price Index Numbers for Rural Labourer on base 1986-87=100.