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Haryana's stormy labour markets

According to its Economic Survey, in 2021-22, Haryana's per capita net state domestic product at Rs 2,74,635 was nearly twice the national average of Rs 1,50,326

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Mahesh Vyas
The state of Haryana is often in the news for its high unemployment rate reported by CMIE’s Consumer Pyramids Household Survey. The most recent unemployment rate of Haryana is an exceptionally high 37.3 per cent in August 2022. In comparison, India’s unemployment in the same month was 8.3 per cent.

Haryana is one of India’s most prosperous states. According to its Economic Survey, in 2021-22, Haryana’s per capita net state domestic product at Rs 2,74,635 was nearly twice the national average of Rs 1,50,326. The Economic Survey does not talk about labour markets in the state but we know from
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First Published: Sep 19 2022 | 11:59 PM IST

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