Covid-19 Employment and Income Tracker

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Employment and Income


Workforce Participation by Gender


Workforce Participation in Rural and Urban India


Income in Rural and Urban India




  • Source: Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy- Consumer Pyramids Household Survey (CMIE-CPHS)
  • Note: Numbers in figures are authors’ calculations based on CMIE-CPHS. Incomes are in real terms and adjusted for seasonality. See State of Working India 2021 appendix for details.
  • Team: Mrinalini Jha; Pooja C, Aishwarya Gawali and Pabitra Chowdhury (data); Shrivats Sudhir (visualisation)