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									Quality

The data on fiscal statistics is reliable, accurate, and adequate. These are released
with negligible time lag.

Economic Review

Economic Review is a regular publication of DES which is also released at the time
of the presentation of the State Budget in the State Assembly. This publication
comprises of physical and financial achievement of the important programmes
being implemented by various departments in the State. This is an annual
publication which also attempts to analyze the performance of the developmental
plans and activities carried out in the corresponding year. This information for
this publication is collected from various departments. The latest publication was
released for the year 2009-10 which is also available on the department’s website.




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6.    Annual Survey of Industries

The Annual Survey of Industries (ASI) is the principal source of Industrial
Statistics, which provides statistical information to assess and evaluate the
changes in the growth, composition and structure of the manufacturing sector,
comprising of activities related to manufacturing process, repair services,
generation, transmission etc. of electricity, gas and water and cold storage. These
data is widely used, inter alia, in the estimation of Gross State Domestic Product
(GSDP).

Agency

DES Rajasthan is the agency with the responsibility of participating in ASI. The
field work of the survey is carried out jointly by the Field Operation Division (FOD)
of the National Sample Survey Organization (NSSO) and the Directorate of
Economics and Statistics (DES).

Outputs generated

                                                          The      distribution     of
                                                          factories by variables like
                                                          employment,           fixed
                                                          capital, inputs (fuel and
                                                          materials), gross output
                                                          and gross input and net
                                                          value added at 2 and 3
                                                          digit level of industrial
                                                          classification    of    NIC
                                                          2004.

                                                       District level economic
                                                       aggregates of important
                                                       variables like number of
                                                       factories,   fixed  and
invested capital, employees and emoluments, gross output and net value added.

Frequency

The frequency of data collection is annual for factories covered under the
Factories Act 1948.

Methodology

The Directorate of Economics and Statistics (DES) conducts Annual Survey of
Industries (ASI) every year for residual sample not covered by NSSO (FOD). The
Survey covers Factories , registered under section 2m(i) and 2m(ii) of Factory Act,
1948 employing 10 or more workers and using power and those employing 20 or
more workers but not using power in any of preceding 12 months. The District
Staff of the DES collect the information from the Factories to be covered and


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obtain a copy of the schedules filled by the factories covered by NSSO (FOD) and
thus cover 100% of the Factories for the Annual Report brought out by the DES.

Time lag in release of Data

Time lag in data dissemination is 48 months.

Publications

The data is reported in the Report on Annual Survey of Industries published by
DES

Interrelationship with Agencies

DES interacts with the factories and with the NSSO for the conduct of this
survey.

Statistical Returns Used

The returns supplied by NSSO are used.


IT Tools Used

Only one computer is available for this work. There is a need of at least three
more computers with printer facility.

Quality

The data quality is adequate.




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