Monthly income of rural households in India less than $ 80
New Delhi: India’s most rural households living on agriculture for their livelihood running three-quarters of the total rural population, households with a monthly income of $ 80 thousand less than 5.
While only 25% of households earning more than Rs 5.
Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said at a press conference presenting the results of the survey said that only 9.68 percent of India’s rural households. Any member who is a regular salaried employee. 68% of rural households have a mobile phone device, while only 11 percent of rural households have refrigerators.
He said it will evaluate the progress of the various segments and will help in future policy-making. According to statistics released by the previous government in India in the same period the average monthly income was 5 thousand 130. Euro Monitor survey last year, 27 percent of households have refrigerators in India while the average 65 percent in Asia.