7. Index of Industrial Production (IIP)
As per the recommendation of the National Statistical Commission, a State level
coordination committee has been constituted for improvement in the Industrial
Statistics in Rajasthan under the Chairmanship of the Commissioner Industries.
The Directorate of Economics and Statistics is the Nodal Department.
DES is preparing the Index of Industrial Production with base year 1993-94.
Currently, it is being revised to 2004-05.
Principal Output generated
IIP for Manufacturing, Mines and Minerals and Electricity Groups
The data collection frequency is monthly.
Monthly data on selected
industrial products is being
collected from selected
registered factories and item
wise monthly and annual
estimates of IIP are prepared
The Indices used to be prepared
with base 1993-94=100.
Currently, it is going to be
revised to 2004-05. IIP are
prepared for Manufacturing,
Mines and Minerals and Electricity Groups. The weights adopted are value of
output at 2-digit level, 3-digit level, and 4-digit level respectively for these groups.
The State Directorate does not prepare Index of Industrial Production for the
Time lag in release of Data
Time lag in data dissemination is three months.
The IIP report is published annually.
There is no separate staff for IIP estimation. The staff deployed for ASI also work
for IIP estimation.
No separate IT equipment is available for this work.
The data quality is adequate.
8. Crop area and production statistics
The agency responsible for collection compilation and
release of crop area and production statistics are: (i) DES,
which is the State Agricultural Statistics Authority (SASA).
In the capacity of SASA, the DES is the clearinghouse for all
agriculture statistics, i.e., crop forecasts, land utilization,
agriculture table's etc. sent to the Ministry of Agriculture,
GOI; and (ii) the Board of Revenue that collects statistics of
Crop Area and Production and Land Use (Nine fold
Principal data generated
The principal outputs are:
• Land use statistics as per nine fold classification
• Estimates of area under kharif, rabi and Zaid rabi crops at State and
• Estimates of average yields of major Kharif and Rabi crops.
• Indices of the following as per Agricultural Tables prescribed by the Ministry
of Agriculture. These tables are sent to the Ministry of Agriculture:
4. Farm Harvest Prices
5. Net Area Sown
6. Gross Area Sown
7. Net and Gross Area Irrigated.
The frequency of data collection and
estimation of crop area and yield statistics
is given below:
• Land Use Statistics: Annual
• Crop Area and Production Statistics:
• Area estimates of principal crops
prepared under TRS scheme in each
season (Rabi, Kharif, Zaid Rabi)
• Four advanced estimates of area,
production and productivity is
submitted in a year.