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Where has all the jobs data gone?

Given the rapid changes in the Indian labour market, there is an urgent need to have current, accurate and publicly available data through regular, dynamic and comprehensive surveys

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European Union  |  Employees' Provident Fund Organisation  |  National Statistical Commission

Rosa Abraham Janaki Shibu & Rajendran Narayanan 

Rosa Abraham, Janaki Shibu &  Rajendran Narayanan

On January 28, 2019, the only two non-governmental members of the (NSC) tendered their resignations. According to news reports, among the reasons for their departure was the government’s delay in releasing results of new employment survey data, despite being approved by the NSC. This is another development in the continuing question of missing critical labour data.

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First Published: Wed, January 30 2019. 23:45 IST
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