Consumer Price Index Numbers on Base 2010=100 for Rural, Urban and Combined forthe Month of June, 2013
The Central Statistics Office (CSO), Ministry of Statisticsand Programme Implementation releases Consumer Price Indices (CPI) on base 2010=100for all-India and States/UTs separately for rural, urban and combined every month witheffect from January, 2011.
Provisional indices for the month of June 2013 and also final indices for May2013 are being released with this note for all-India and for States/UTs.
All India provisional General (all groups), Group and Sub- Group level CPInumbers of June 2013 for rural, urban and combined are given in Annex I. The GeneralIndices for rural, urban and combined are 132.1, 130.5 and 131.4 respectively.
Provisional annual inflation rate based on all India general CPI (Combined) for June 2013 on point to point basis (
June 2013 over June 2012
) is -9.87% ascompared to 9.31% (final) for the previous month of May 2013. The correspondingprovisional inflation rates for rural and urban areas for June 2013 are 9.63% and10.13% respectively. Inflation rates (final) for rural and urban areas for May 2013are 8.98% and 9.65% respectively. Inflation for specified categories is indicated at Annex II.
State/UT-wise General provisional CPI numbers for rural, urban and combined are atAnnex III. State/ UT w
ise Group level provisional indices are available in the Ministry’s
Price data are collected from selected towns by the Field Operations Division of NSSOand from selected villages by the Department of Posts. Price data are received through web portals being maintained by the Centre.