Expected DA: All-India CPI-IW for October, 2021 increased by 1.6 points and stood at 124.9

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Expected DA: All-India CPI-IW for October, 2021 increased by 1.6 points and stood at 124.9

Expected DA: AICPIN for the month of October, 2021 increased by 1.6 points and stood at 124.9 GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF LABOUR & EMPLOYMEN

Expected DA: Release of revised index for CPI-IW based on series 2016-100 नई श्रृंखला पर आधारित संशोधित उपभोक्ता मूल्य सूचकांक (सीपीआई-आईडब्ल्यू) जारी
Expected DA – AICPIN for the month of February 2021 increased by 0.8 points and stood at 119.0
Expected DA: AICPIN for September 2020 as per Base Year 2016 is 118 Points

Expected DA: AICPIN for the month of October, 2021 increased by 1.6 points and stood at 124.9

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT
LABOUR BUREAU

F.No. 5/1/2021-CPI

‘CLEREMONT’, SHIMLA-171004
DATED: 30th November, 2021

Press Release

Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers (2016=100) – October, 2021

The Labour Bureau, an attached office of the M/o Labour & Employment, has been compiling Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers every month on the basis of retail prices collected from 317 markets spread over 88 industrially important centres in the country. The index is compiled for 88 centres and All-India and is released on the last working day of succeeding month. The index for the month of October, 2021 is being released in this press release.

The All-India CPI-IW for October, 2021 increased by 1.6 points and stood at 124.9 (one hundred twenty four and point nine). On 1-month percentage change, it increased by 1.30 per cent with respect to previous month compared to an increase of 1.19 per cent recorded between corresponding months a year ago.

Expected DA: AICPIN for the month of September, 2021 increased by 0.3 points and stood at 123.3

The maximum upward pressure in current index came from Food & Beverages group contributing 1.31 percentage points to the total change. At item level, Mustard Oil, Tomato, Onion, Brinjal, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Lady’s Finger, Peas, Potato, Cooking Gas, Petrol for Vehicle, etc. are responsible for the rise in index. However, this increase was largely checked by Moong Dal, Fish Fresh, Apple, Grapes, Orange, Ginger, etc. putting downward pressure on the index.

At centre level, Udham Singh Nagar recorded a maximum increase of 5.8 points followed by Ramgarh and Biswanath-Chariali with 4.6 points and 4.0 points respectively. Among others, 5 centres observed an increase between 3 to 3.9 points, 22·centres between 2 to 2.9 points, 39 centres between 1 to 1.9 points and 16 centres between 0.1 to 0.9 points. On the contrary, Ludhiana recorded a maximum decrease of 0.3 points followed by ldukki and Darjeeling with 0.2 points each.

Expected DA: AICPIN for the month of August, 2021 increased by 0.2 points and stood at 123.0

Year-on-year inflation for the month stood at 4.50 per cent compared to 4.41 per cent for the previous month and 5.91 per cent during the corresponding month a year before. Similarly, Food inflation stood at 2.20 per cent against 2.26 per cent of the previous month and 8.21 per cent during the corresponding month a year ago.

Y-o-Y Inflation based on CPI-IW (Food and General)

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All-India Group-wise CPI-IW for September and October, 2021

Sr. No. Groups September, 2021 October, 2021
I Food & Beverages 122.4 125.7
II Pan, Supari, Tobacco & Intoxicants 140.8 141.1
Ill Clothing & Footwear 121.5 121 .5
IV Housing 1 1 6.8 1 16.8
v Fuel & Light 156.9 158.3
VI Miscellaneous 121.7 122.3
General Index 123.3 124.9

CPI-IW: Groups Indices

 

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The next issue of CPI-IW for the month of November, 2021 will be released on Friday, 31st December, 2021. The same will also be available on the office website www.labourbureaunew.gov.in.

(Shyam Singh Negi)
Deputy Director General

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