Consumer Price Index (CPI) in India - Monthly Data

In India, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is calculated on a monthly basis by Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI). The following table provides details of All-India CPIs (Rural, Urban, Combined) for Groups, Sub-groups and General Index (All-Groups) along with Consumer Food Price Index for a given month.

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March 2020RuralUrbanCombined
(Base 2012=100)

General Index (All Groups)

149.8147.4148.7

Food and beverages

148.2150.1148.9
Cereals and products144.4146.5145.1
Meat and Fish166.8167.5167.0
Egg147.6148.9148.1
Milk and products151.7151.1151.5
Oils and fats133.3127.5131.2
Fruits141.8143.3142.5
Vegetables152.3167.0157.3
Pulses and products141.8139.7141.1
Sugar and confectionery112.6114.4113.2
Spices154.0151.5153.2
Non-alcoholic beverages140.1131.9136.7
Prepared meals, snacks, sweets etc.160.0159.1159.6

Pan, tobacco and intoxicants

170.5173.3171.2

Clothing and footwear

152.5145.6149.8
Clothing153.4147.7151.2
Footwear147.6133.8141.9

Housing

N/A155.3155.3

Fuel and light

153.4141.4148.9

Miscellaneous

148.6138.7143.8
Household goods and services151.5140.8146.4
Health156.7145.0152.3
Transport and communication135.8124.6129.9
Recreation and amusement151.2137.9143.7
Education161.2152.5156.1
Personal care and effects145.1145.3145.2

Consumer Food Price Index

147.1149.1147.8
Source: MOSPI

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