new Delhi. According to the Economic Survey 2021-22 prepared for Delhi, in terms of per capita income, this union territory is at third place after Goa and Sikkim. Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia presented the economic review report for the financial year 2021-22 in the state assembly on Friday. According to this, Delhi’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at current prices increased by nearly 50 per cent in the last six years to Rs 9,23,967 crore in 2021-22 from Rs 6,16,085 crore in 2016-17.
At the same time, in the year 2021-22 in Delhi, the per capita income increased by 16.81 percent on an annual basis to Rs 4,01,982. According to the Economic Survey, “The per capita income of Delhi at current prices in 2021-22 is Rs 4,01,982 as against Rs 3,44,136 in 2020-21. This shows an increase of 16.81 per cent. According to the review, the per capita income in Delhi in the current financial year is three times more than the national average.
Delhi’s GSDP up by 17.65%
According to the Economic Survey, “Delhi’s GSDP (State Gross Domestic Product) has increased by 17.65 percent year-on-year to Rs 9,23,967 crore in the financial year 2021-22.” Delhi recorded a revenue surplus of Rs 1,450 crore in 2021-22, which is 0.04 per cent lower than the previous fiscal. It said, “Delhi’s revenue surplus in 2020-21 was 0.18 per cent of GSDP which stood at 0.14 per cent in 2021-22.”
The transport sector has the highest in the total allocation of the budget.
It was told in the review that the fiscal deficit in 2020-21 was Rs 9,972.96 crore, which was Rs 3,227.79 crore in 2019-20. It was told that in 2021-22, the transport sector had the highest share of 23.45 percent in the total allocation of the budget in the form of schemes and projects. Education accounted for 19.52 percent, medical and public health 13.74 percent, social security 11.74 percent, water supply and sanitation 8.66 percent, energy 8.53 percent and housing and urban development 8.51 percent.
Delhi’s income from manufacturing increased to Rs 42,230 crore in 2021-22 from Rs 18,907 crore in 2011-12.
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