Budget 2023Budget 2023


  • Tata AIA Life Insurance
  • Hafele
  • Motilal Oswal
  • SMC Global Securities Limited
  • SBI Life
  • DSP Mutual Fund
you are here: HomeNewsOpinion

Why we are clueless on how many rural households we have in India

The starting point for translating the Prime Ministers vision for India@100 has to begin with the acknowledgment that we do not know how many rural households there are

August 24, 2022 / 08:57 AM IST
Why we are clueless on how many rural households we have in India

The 2011 census said that India had 168.6 million rural households. (Representative image)

In his address to the nation, when India celebrated 75 years of independence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi set the laudable vision of a Developed India by the year 2047. To this add the near term target that he set in 2019 of growing India to a $5 trillion economy by 2024. The Prime Minister is also spot-on when earlier this year he exhorted each Indian state to contribute towards achieving the $ 5 trillion target. The question is how the sum of...

To read the full story, Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO

Access the exclusive stories, weekly investment ideas and daily technical calls in an Ad free experience

Already a member? Sign in

Limited Period offer on Moneycontrol PRO. Subscribe to PRO and get up to

50% OFF

What Do You Get

  • Ad free experience

    Experience a non-intrusive navigation and faster response in the ad free mode

  • Sharpest Opinions

    Access to 230+ exclusive stories per month from our editorial and Experts

  • +

    Have a Global edge with access to content from world renowned experts and journalist

  • Actionable Insights

    Access to 40+ weekly investment ideas including 4 daily technical calls

  • Virtual Events

    Exclusive access to live webinars from market experts on trading and investment strategies

  • Newsletters

    Daily and weekly insights bundled and sent to your inbox to keep you ahead in the race.

Get upto 50% discount on limited period offers