Economy of India

Imports
Imports commoditiescrude oil, precious stones, machinery, fertilizer, iron and steel, chemicals
Import partnersChina 10.7%, UAE 7.8%, Saudi Arabia 6.8%, Switzerland 6.2%, US 5.1% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiespetroleum products, precious stones, machinery, iron and steel, chemicals, vehicles, apparel
Export partnersUAE 12.3%, US 12.2%, China 5%, Singapore 4.9%, Hong Kong 4.1% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsrice, wheat, oilseed, cotton, jute, tea, sugarcane, lentils, onions, potatoes; dairy products, sheep, goats, poultry; fish
Industrial productstextiles, chemicals, food processing, steel, transportation equipment, cement, mining, petroleum, machinery, software, pharmaceuticals
Economy
Unemployment8.80 % (2013)8.50 % (2012)9.80 % (2011)
Unemployment of India
GDP - Official Exchange Rate1.67 Trillion $ (2013)1.82 Trillion $ (2012)1.88 Trillion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of India
GDP growth rate3.20 % (2013)3.20 % (2012)6.80 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of India
GDP per Capita (PPP)4,000 $ (2013)3,800 $ (2012)3,700 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of India
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity4.99 Trillion $ (2013)4.72 Trillion $ (2012)4.49 Trillion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of India
GDP PPP per land area1.52 Million $ per square kilometer (2013)1.43 Million $ per square kilometer (2012)1.37 Million $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of India
ElectricityBanking
Central bank discount rate5.50 % (2010)6.00 % (2009)6.00 % (2008)
Central bank discount rate of India
Commercial bank prime lending rate10.6 % (2013)10.6 % (2012)10.2 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of India
GDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP17.4 % (2013)17.4 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP25.8 % (2013)17.6 % (2012)
Services % of GDP56.9 % (2013)65.0 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals6.58 Million (2012)6.31 Million (2011)5.78 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of India
International tourism, number of departures14.9 Million (2012)14.0 Million (2011)13.0 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of India
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio0.55 % (2012)0.53 % (2011)0.48 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of India
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)51.8 % of GDP (2013)51.7 % of GDP (2012)50.5 % of GDP (2011)
Public debt (Percentage of GDP) of India
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)-4.92 % of GDP (2012)-3.33 % of GDP (2011)-3.19 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of India
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI)20.8 % of GNI (2012)18.1 % of GNI (2011)17.2 % of GNI (2010)
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI) of India
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt)24.6 % of total external debt (2012)23.2 % of total external debt (2011)19.4 % of total external debt (2010)
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt) of India
Current Account Balance (Total)-74.79 Billion $ (2013)-91.47 Billion $ (2012)-46.91 Billion $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of India
External Debt (Total)412 Billion $ (2013)379 Billion $ (2012)288 Billion $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of India
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)24.7 % of GDP (2013)20.9 % of GDP (2012)15.3 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of India
External Debt per Capita338 $ (2013)314 $ (2012)242 $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of India