Saturday, 2 June 2012

AICPIN (IW) for the month of April, 2012 is 205

AICPIN (IW) or All India Consumer Price Index Number for Industrial Workers for the month of April 2012 is 205 and this is 4 point more than the AICPIN for the month of March 2012. The base of AICPIN (IW) is 100 as on 2001. This 4 point increase shows a high difference in prices of essential commodities all over India.

AICPIN calculates on the basis of price fluctuations of essential commodities such as Rice, Groundnut Oil, Vanaspati Ghee, Fish Fresh, Vegetable & Fruit items, Tea (Readymade), Bidi, Firewood, Toilet Soap, Washing Soap, Tailoring Charges and all other daily using commodities.

On April, 2012 the maximum increase of 9 points recorded in Amritsar Centre and the minimum increase of 1 point recorded in 10 centers. There is 2 point decrease recorded in Belgaum Centre and in 3 centers Consumer price index was stable when compare with March 2012.

The consumer price index for the month of January, February, March & April 2012 of 6 major centers are as follows

Centers                          Jan2012   Feb 2012     March 2102  April 2012

 

1. Ahmadabad       –       192               196              201                    202

2. Bangalore          -        200              204              206                   209    

3. Chennai              -        187               186               187                    190

4. Delhi                    -        181               182               185                    188     

5. Kolkata               -        184                186               190                   196

6. Mumbai              -        199                200              204                 208

The recent petrol price hike will reflect in the AICPIN for the month of May 2012.

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AICPIN for the month of March 2012 is 201

AICPIN for the month of February 2012 is 199

AICPIN For the month of January 2012 is 198

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