LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT
Labour & Employment
 

Labour and Employment
Employment in Unit 2010 2011*
Organised Private Sector ln'000 720(P) 708
Public Sector ln'000 1190 1163
State Government Offices ln'000 348(P) 278
Central Government Offices ln'000 271(P) 273
Quasi Government # ln'000 572 611
Average no. of Workers Employed daily in Registered Factories ln'000 974(R) 994(P)
Average no. of Workers Employed daily in Plantation(Tea) ln'000 265(E) ....
Employment in Shops,Establishments,Cinema Halls etc.(As on 31st March) ln'000 791 820
* As on 30.06.2011                    # = Including Local Bodies
Source: 1. Directorate of Employment, Government of West Bengal
                    2. Bureau of Applied Economics and Statistics, Government of West Bengal
                    3. Chief Inspector of Factories, Government of West Bengal
                    4. Chief Inspector,Shops and Establishments Directorate, Government of West Bengal
Average Wage/Salary earnings(Rs. 0.00) per day received by Regular
Wage/Salaried Employees of age 15-59 years
  2004-05 2009-10
  Male Female Total Male Female Total
Rural 143.39 53.07 120.25 180.21 97.29 164.76
Urban 198.19 129.35 185.39 391.77 277.08 371.09
Average Wage/Salary earnings(Rs. 0.00) per day received by Worker worked as
Casual Wage Labourer of age 15-59 years engaged in work other than public works
  2004-05 2009-10
  Male Female Total Male Female Total
Rural 49.88 39.99 48.38 87.76 65.94 85.33
Urban 64.00 32.95 60.54 98.98 78.46 96.86
Source: National Sample Survey Report on Employment and Unemployment,2009-10,66th Round, Government of West Bengal
Annual average wage rate of Male Agricultural Labourer
2009-10 2010-11
Wage Rate(Rs.0.00) 95.44 119.00
Source: Department of Agriculture, Government of West Bengal
Abbreviation
P Provisional R Revised
E Estimated A Advance
Q Quick BE Budget Estimate
MW Mega Watt MU Million Unit
MKWH Million Killo Watt-Hour MT Metric Tonne
EM Entreprenuer Memorandum DLHS District Level Household and Facility Survey
RCH Reproductive and Child Health GSDP Gross State Domestic Product
NSDP Net State Domestic Product .. Not Available


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