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40. Index numbers of wholesale prices in India - By groups and sub-groups (Month-end / Year-end)
Date of Publish : Jun 11, 2009
Prices

(Base : 1993-94 = 100)

Last Week of month / year ended Saturday

Weight

1994-95

2006-07

2007-08

2008

2009

 

April-March

Apr.

Nov.

Dec.

Jan.

Feb.

Mar. (P)

Apr. (P)

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

ALL COMMODITIES

100.000

117.1

206.6

216.2

229.1

233.3

229.4

227.5

227.8

227.3

230.7

I.

PRIMARY ARTICLES

22.025

120.8

209.6

225.5

239.4

249.7

246.7

246.4

247.4

245.0

253.7

 

(A)

Food Articles

15.402

114.9

211.1

222.5

231.2

244.6

240.9

243.6

242.5

242.6

249.3

 

 

a.

Foodgrains (Cereals+Pulses)

5.009

118.9

206.5

216.1

223.1

239.6

239.8

246.5

248.0

245.1

248.7

 

 

 

a1.  Cereals

4.406

118.2

199.8

212.3

220.5

236.6

236.6

243.7

244.6

241.8

244.8

 

 

 

a2. Pulses

0.603

123.9

255.2

243.2

242.4

261.7

263.2

267.0

272.6

269.1

277.1

 

 

b.

Fruits & Vegetables

2.917

103.1

228.6

237.3

246.0

266.3

240.7

247.5

237.0

246.7

268.3

 

 

 

b1. Vegetables

1.459

95.0

199.1

226.3

225.2

250.4

194.4

199.7

187.7

197.2

258.1

 

 

 

b2. Fruits

1.458

111.2

258.2

248.4

266.8

282.3

287.0

295.3

286.3

296.3

278.5

 

 

c.

Milk

4.367

111.3

196.5

213.1

221.6

231.5

233.7

233.7

235.8

233.7

235.8

 

 

d.

Eggs, Meat & Fish

2.208

122.1

227.6

238.5

247.6

248.5

253.4

249.0

251.4

249.4

250.0

 

 

e.

Condiments & Spices

0.662

131.6

230.0

239.2

251.0

273.8

267.8

265.2

257.1

259.8

270.1

 

 

f.

Other Food Articles

0.239

127.4

154.8

155.8

192.1

209.5

206.1

203.4

194.5

193.5

213.1

 

(B)

Non-Food Articles

6.138

136.9

189.6

212.6

227.2

235.7

231.6

229.6

225.8

227.0

231.5

 

 

a.

Fibres

1.523

168.7

157.0

179.3

198.8

215.0

215.6

210.5

199.5

198.9

200.6

 

 

b.

Oil seeds

2.666

127.8

178.0

219.2

238.7

250.0

239.3

239.2

236.5

237.4

244.3

 

 

c.

Other Non-Food

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Articles

1.949

124.4

231.0

229.9

233.7

232.2

233.6

231.4

231.7

234.7

238.0

 

(C)

Minerals

0.485

104.2

416.9

481.7

652.6

591.1

623.9

549.2

675.2

549.2

675.2

 

 

a.

Metallic Minerals

0.297

102.5

604.7

707.9

977.9

892.0

941.4

819.3

1024.2

819.3

1024.2

 

 

b.

Other Minerals

0.188

107.0

120.4

124.6

138.7

115.8

122.5

122.7

123.9

122.7

123.9

II.

Fuel, Power, Light & Lubricants

14.226

109.1

324.0

327.4

343.0

344.8

330.2

321.8

324.3

320.9

323.0

 

a.

Coal Mining

1.753

106.2

231.6

238.6

254.4

254.4

251.8

251.8

251.8

251.8

251.8

 

b.

Minerals Oils

6.990

106.2

388.3

392.3

417.4

421.1

392.0

374.9

379.9

378.7

383.1

 

c.

Electricity

5.484

113.6

271.6

273.0

276.5

276.5

276.5

276.5

276.5

269.2

269.2

III.

Manufactured Products

63.749

117.6

179.3

188.1

200.1

202.8

200.9

200.0

199.5

200.3

202.2

 

(A)

Food Products

11.538

113.2

182.9

190.8

202.3

200.5

201.3

216.2

216.4

218.9

228.9

 

 

a.

Dairy Products

0.687

129.0

217.7

233.4

240.2

250.6

250.6

253.5

249.1

249.1

252.1

 

 

b.

Canning, Preserving & Processing of Fish

0.047

100.0

284.0

293.8

293.8

344.9

293.8

419.4

419.4

419.4

419.4

See ‘Notes on Tables’.


No. 40: Index Numbers of Wholesale Prices in India — by Groups and Sub-groups
(Month-end/Year-end) (Contd.)

(Base : 1993-94 = 100)

Last Week of month / year ended Saturday

Weight

1994-95

2006-07

2007-08

2008

2009

April-March

Apr.

Nov.

Dec.

Jan.

Feb.

Mar. (P)

Apr. (P)

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

 

c.

Grain Mill Products

1.033

109.0

219.6

230.5

240.9

243.4

243.4

243.4

244.0

244.0

243.5

 

d.

Bakery Products

0.441

111.0

184.8

195.6

201.3

201.3

201.3

201.3

201.3

201.3

201.3

 

e.

Sugar, Khandsari & Gur

3.929

109.5

179.2

155.4

157.7

169.2

171.8

180.0

190.2

185.2

196.6

 

f.

Manufacture of Common Salts

0.021

114.1

222.8

222.4

234.0

266.6

271.4

260.7

259.4

259.4

262.9

 

g.

Cocoa, Chocolate, Sugar & Confectionery

0.087

124.1

183.1

188.1

188.1

188.1

188.1

188.1

188.1

188.1

188.1

 

h.

Edible Oils

2.775

118.4

155.1

175.8

185.7

184.2

183.8

180.6

178.8

176.2

179.1

 

i.

Oil Cakes

1.416

118.3

199.8

257.9

311.7

256.6

258.2

340.2

318.7

358.1

401.3

 

j.

Tea & Coffee Processing

0.967

99.5

179.6

194.4

193.9

196.3

196.3

221.9

221.9

221.9

221.9

 

k.

Other Food Products n.e.c.

0.154

117.3

198.4

219.0

237.4

241.0

241.0

243.1

243.1

243.1

243.1

(B)

Beverages, Tobacco & Tobacco Products

1.339

124.3

243.9

269.2

285.6

298.5

298.3

298.3

301.5

302.0

302.0

 

a.

Wine Industries

0.269

163.5

289.8

309.4

310.9

311.6

311.7

311.7

311.7

311.7

311.7

 

b.

Malt Liquor

0.043

125.5

204.0

198.1

215.7

270.5

270.5

270.5

270.5

270.5

270.5

 

c.

Soft Drinks & Carbonated Water

0.053

109.1

176.2

187.6

188.1

188.1

188.1

188.6

188.6

202.3

202.3

 

d.

Manufacture of Bidi, Cigarettes, Tobacco & Zarda

0.975

114.2

236.6

265.6

286.9

302.1

301.8

301.8

306.1

306.1

306.1

(C)

Textiles

9.800

128.1

132.3

130.6

128.5

141.8

141.4

138.7

138.9

140.6

140.4

 

a.

Cotton Textiles

4.215

148.3

159.1

155.6

149.2

174.5

174.3

170.2

172.6

174.0

173.0

 

 

a1.  Cotton Yarn

3.312

152.1

156.3

152.1

144.1

173.8

173.6

167.8

170.9

172.7

171.4

 

 

a2.  Cotton Cloth (Mills)

0.903

134.4

169.4

168.4

167.9

177.0

177.0

178.8

178.8

178.9

178.9

 

b.

Man Made Textiles

4.719

110.9

96.2

97.4

99.0

100.4

98.9

96.7

95.1

96.9

97.1

 

 

b1. Man Made Fibre

4.406

110.6

93.3

94.8

96.6

97.6

96.0

93.7

92.0

93.9

94.1

 

 

b2. Man Made Cloth

0.313

114.7

136.2

134.4

133.0

139.4

139.4

139.4

139.4

139.4

139.4

 

c.

Woolen Textiles

0.190

139.9

173.4

170.7

170.9

180.2

180.2

178.2

178.2

172.0

172.0

 

d.

Jute, Hemp & Mesta

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Textiles

0.376

120.5

218.4

204.0

199.8

234.8

242.2

247.6

245.2

253.7

259.3

 

e.

Other Misc. Textiles

0.300

117.9

189.3

182.8

186.4

191.8

196.1

196.1

196.1

196.1

196.1

(D)

Wood & Wood Products

0.173

113.3

205.9

215.9

215.9

237.0

237.0

237.6

217.3

237.6

237.6

(E)

Paper & Paper Products

2.044

117.0

190.9

194.3

194.8

205.9

207.3

204.9

204.2

204.0

204.0

 

a.

Paper & pulp

1.229

122.9

170.4

175.7

177.5

194.1

195.6

191.9

190.7

190.4

190.4

 

b.

Manufacture of Boards

0.237

113.0

165.6

164.3

160.9

167.0

166.2

164.3

164.3

164.3

164.3

 

c.

Printing & Publishing of Newspapers, Periodicals etc.

0.578

106.2

244.7

246.2

245.6

246.9

249.1

249.1

249.1

249.1

249.1


No. 40: Index Numbers of Wholesale Prices in India — by Groups and Sub-groups
(Month-end/Year-end)   (Contd.)

(Base : 1993-94 = 100)

Last Week of month / year ended Saturday

Weight

1994-95

2006-07

2007-08

2008

2009

 

 

April-March

Apr.

Nov.

Dec.

Jan.

Feb.

Mar. (P)

Apr. (P)

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

(F)

Leather & Leather Products

1.019

117.8

159.7

166.1

166.5

168.3

168.3

169.5

167.4

167.4

167.4

(G)

Rubber & Plastic Products

2.388

117.0

148.8

159.1

163.4

166.8

167.0

167.4

167.4

167.6

167.6

 

a.

Tyres & Tubes

1.286

119.6

142.3

156.9

162.9

170.1

170.1

170.1

170.1

170.1

170.1

 

 

a1. Tyres

1.144

120.3

131.0

143.6

148.9

151.0

151.0

151.0

151.0

151.0

151.0

 

 

a2. Tubes

0.142

114.1

233.6

256.2

275.7

324.4

324.4

324.4

324.4

324.4

324.4

 

b.

Plastic Products

0.937

108.8

147.0

154.3

157.2

155.8

156.5

157.4

157.4

157.9

158.0

 

c.

Other Rubber & Plastic Products

0.165

143.9

209.5

203.0

202.8

202.8

202.8

202.8

202.8

202.8

202.8

(H)

Chemicals & Chemical Products

11.931

121.6

194.1

205.0

215.1

220.7

219.0

214.0

214.5

214.0

214.9

 

a.

Basic Heavy Inorganic Chemicals

1.446

125.6

170.8

191.7

229.6

230.0

209.4

192.8

191.8

190.9

188.5

 

b.

Basic Heavy Organic Chemicals

0.455

131.4

180.1

176.4

181.6

178.6

138.9

134.6

140.1

145.9

153.2

 

c.

Fertilisers & Pesticides

4.164

123.0

171.5

173.8

180.5

188.4

188.2

188.2

188.5

188.5

187.8

 

 

c1. Fertilisers

3.689

121.8

177.3

180.9

188.5

196.3

196.1

196.6

196.9

196.9

196.1

 

 

c2. Pesticides

0.475

132.5

126.2

118.5

118.5

126.6

126.6

122.9

122.9

122.9

122.9

 

d.

Paints, Varnishes & Lacquers

0.496

101.4

128.3

143.1

146.1

155.3

166.3

166.3

166.3

166.3

166.3

 

e.

Dyestuffs & Indigo

0.175

115.0

105.6

111.2

115.6

120.4

120.4

112.9

112.9

112.4

112.4

 

f.

Drugs & Medicines

2.532

132.9

294.1

314.9

316.3

321.5

321.5

326.2

329.0

326.2

331.6

 

g.

Perfumes, Cosmetics, Toiletries, etc.

0.978

119.0

224.0

239.7

258.6

259.2

259.2

259.0

259.0

259.0

259.0

 

h.

Turpentine, Synthetic Resins, Plastic Materials etc.

0.746

111.9

132.9

143.7

144.9

155.9

188.1

130.3

131.1

131.1

131.6

 

i.

Matches, Explosives & Other Chemicals n.e.c.

0.940

96.3

136.1

144.2

154.6

163.0

161.5

160.6

155.9

155.9

155.9

(I)

Non-Metallic Mineral Products

2.516

122.4

192.0

209.0

215.1

218.2

215.6

215.7

217.8

218.8

219.1

 

a.

Structural Clay Products

0.230

101.4

195.3

213.5

219.4

223.1

223.1

224.0

224.0

224.0

227.2

 

b.

Glass, Earthernware, Chinaware & Their Products

0.237

126.3

160.6

167.9

166.4

166.4

166.4

166.4

166.4

166.4

166.4

 

c.

Cement

1.731

126.9

197.6

217.6

221.6

225.2

221.4

221.5

224.5

226.0

226.0

 

d.

Cement, Slate & Graphite Products

0.319

110.3

183.0

189.7

213.2

215.1

215.1

215.1

215.1

215.1

215.1


No. 40: Index Numbers of Wholesale Prices in India — by Groups and Sub-groups
(Month-end/Year-end) (Concld.)

(Base : 1993-94 = 100)

Last Week of month / year ended Saturday

Weight

1994-95

2006-07

2007-08

2008

2009

 

April-March

Apr.

Nov.

Dec.

Jan.

Feb.

Mar. (P)

Apr. (P)

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

(J)

Basic Metals Alloys & Metals Products

8.342

115.6

233.8

250.0

298.4

283.7

277.5

260.2

255.1

255.9

255.2

 

a.

Basic Metals & Alloys

6.206

112.7

236.8

256.7

323.4

305.1

297.1

277.0

271.7

272.3

271.0

 

 

a1. Iron & Steel

3.637

112.6

255.0

280.6

360.6

328.1

319.9

292.4

286.8

287.8

285.5

 

 

a2. Foundries for Casting, Forging & Structurals

0.896

113.5

228.6

245.6

298.7

311.0

309.8

297.1

296.5

296.5

296.5

 

 

a3. Pipes, Wires
Drawing & Others

1.589

112.9

204.3

213.8

260.1

257.3

246.0

237.7

230.1

230.0

230.3

 

 

a4. Ferro Alloys

0.085

102.9

148.5

155.5

175.3

153.7

142.2

142.2

142.2

142.2

142.2

 

b.

Non-Ferrous Metals

1.466

130.8

259.5

264.5

256.8

250.4

248.5

235.3

228.5

230.8

232.4

 

 

b1. Aluminium

0.853

132.4

254.3

248.2

250.8

250.8

250.8

231.0

225.8

225.8

225.8

 

 

b2. Other Non-Ferrous Metals

0.613

128.6

266.7

287.2

265.2

249.8

245.3

241.4

232.3

237.7

241.5

 

c.

Metal Products

0.669

108.7

150.0

155.9

157.4

158.4

159.2

159.2

159.1

159.1

159.1

(K)

Machinery & Machine Tools

8.363

109.0

155.9

166.7

172.1

177.5

172.7

172.2

172.1

172.5

172.4

 

a.

Non-Electrical Machinery & Parts

3.379

111.1

195.1

199.6

207.1

212.7

210.2

209.7

209.5

209.6

209.4

 

 

a1. Heavy Machinery & Parts

1.822

114.8

202.0

207.3

218.9

226.5

222.1

222.1

222.1

222.1

222.1

 

 

a2. Industrial Machinery for Textiles, etc.

0.568

108.4

255.3

260.6

259.0

258.8

260.1

257.4

257.4

257.4

257.4

 

 

a3. Refrigeration &
Other Non-Electrical Machinery

0.989

106.0

147.6

150.4

155.4

160.9

159.7

159.5

158.8

159.1

158.5

 

b.

Electrical Machinery

4.985

107.5

129.4

144.5

148.4

153.6

147.2

146.7

146.7

147.3

147.3

 

 

b1. Electrical Industrial Machinery

1.811

108.8

150.5

161.1

161.7

171.0

175.6

174.8

174.8

174.1

173.9

 

 

b2. Wires & Cables

1.076

119.0

180.8

230.6

246.8

249.3

212.5

212.5

212.5

214.9

214.9

 

 

b3. Dry & Wet Batteries

0.275

109.7

148.9

163.5

171.1

177.4

178.1

175.5

175.5

175.5

175.5

 

 

b4. Electrical Apparatus & Appliances & Parts

1.823

99.2

75.3

74.2

73.7

76.1

75.7

75.7

75.7

76.6

76.6

(L)

Transport Equipment & Parts

4.295

110.6

162.5

166.8

174.2

177.3

175.2

175.6

175.6

175.5

175.5

 

a.

Locomotives, Railway Wagons & Parts

0.318

105.4

125.0

131.9

141.8

141.8

140.7

144.9

144.9

144.9

144.9

 

b.

Motor Vehicles, Motorcycles, Scooters, Bicycles & Parts

3.977

111.0

165.5

169.6

176.8

180.1

178.0

178.1

178.1

177.9

177.9

Source : Office of the Economic Adviser, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India.

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